Re: Spam help requested

From: Arthur Keller <voting_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Mon Apr 11 2005 - 03:00:23 CDT

But David, you just put my email address in the body of your reply.

You could also mung it in the form of
http://www.wbwip.com/wbw/emailencoder.html and that would work just
fine for viewing.

Best regards,
Arthur

At 3:08 AM -0400 4/11/05, David Mertz wrote:
>Arthur Keller <voting@kellers.org> wrote:
>|It would be nice if all email addresses were obscured. I thought
>|that was our decision nearly two years ago.
>
>Email addresses in the From: line of the header are obscured. We don't
>scan entire message bodies for anything that might be an email address,
>and munge it accordingly. This is a harder problem that you might
>think... especially since many email addresses in bodies are desirable
>NOT to munge (in press releases, requests for contact, resumes, etc).
>
>The pattern we look for in a From: line (I think "anything with an @
>sign") is likely to produce false positives if applied to message
>bodies, as well.
>
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