How do fix a good solution against spam..
gcirino at cirelle.com
Fri May 14 04:29:45 PDT 2004
----- Original Message -----
From: "Joan Picanyol" <lists-freebsd-security at freebsd.org>
To: <freebsd-security at freebsd.org>; <freebsd-isp at freebsd.org>
Sent: Friday, May 14, 2004 6:34 AM
Subject: Re: How do fix a good solution against spam..
| * roberto at redix.it <roberto at redix.it> [20040513 23:48]:
| > 2) use Sender Policy Framework (see http://spf.pobox.com);
Actually, SPF is not a spam tool. It was designed
to protect against the Joe Job and only if everyone adopts it.
Anything beyond this is a stretch.
The rest of the complaints in the spf is harmful link are moot
as a growing trend is to do away with certain portions of RFC's
such as bounces.
We have put it in place to monitor the results, and contrary to the
article, AOL has not adopted the policy, all they have done is place
a DNS text entry indicating anybody using an AOL address is ok with
We do tag email that has an out and out SPF failure so our content
filters can have their way with it.
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