[SpamCop-List] Re: Tricking the sc date?
MikeE at ster.invalid
Fri Dec 10 15:49:27 EST 2004
Tim McGraw wrote:
> These two emails arrived in my inbox within the last hour as all but
> the initial header shows.
> Could it be a spammy trick?
I don't think it is a spammy trick. I think the EL server that the
mindspring source IP used held the item for 5 days. I haven't figured
out yet the oddball EL service - that isn't a normal EL pathway for the
'average' mindspringer to be sending it, ie that is an atypical EL smtp
> BTW, I use mailhosts, if that makes a difference.
No, assuming that the 'expected' path is that host is for it to go aol
Both of those say:
by mailgate.cesmail.net Fri
by air-xb01.mail.aol.com Fri
by rly-xb05.mx.aol.com Fri
by corpgate0.mail.atl.earthlink.net Fri
from user-38lcon0.dialup.mindspring.com ([220.127.116.11] helo=biz) by
> Oddly, I did actually receive the same email from the same forged
> sender on Dec. 5.
The content of the spams is about an ebay seller's product and promotes
shopjimbos.homestead.com which is verio, but it also has a 'strange'
This is an advertisement from timetolaugh.info.
In order to opt-out from further e-mails from timetolaugh.info, please
reply to shopjimbos at hotmail.com with "REMOVE" in subject.
which can be seen in a current sightings, and in various 'iterations'
such as subdomains and alternate spellings.
kibitzer, not SC admin
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