linus at nordberg.se
Thu, 21 Oct 2004 21:43:46 +0200
firstname.lastname@example.org (Niels Möller) wrote
15 Oct 2004 15:06:49 +0200:
| > There may even be non-technical concerns with the approach; i.e.,
| > merely because you talk to someone doesn't mean you want them to
| > talk to you.
| Can you give some examples? In general, I don't think one should send
| email if one isn't prepared to receive replies and comments.
A virus sends a single mail to some key-collecting machine under
control of the spammer. Spammer now has got a key to MTA of
compromised PC-owners ISP. Perhaps can the effects of this be
mitigated enough with user policies?