[SpamCop-List] Re: mail reporting address
MikeE at ster.invalid
Sat Oct 16 09:29:25 EDT 2004
Steven Maesslein wrote:
> Mike Easter
>> Do *not* believe anything MW tells you about bogus bouncing. It is
>> almost universally harmful and abusive and...
> ...can lead to you losing your account with your ISP because it forges
> bounce messages from postmaster at your_isp.tld.
> ISPs don't usually like their subscribers trying to pass themselves
> off as the postmaster, nor do they appreciate the backscatter which
> lands in their postmaster mailbox which, if it complies with the
> RFCs, is unfiltered.
stan_qaz "My ISPs weren't amused either and told me I'd get turned off
if I didn't quit."
I'm still drilling around in those forums; I'm glad I found that cite,
once I was having an argument in alt.spam where someone doubted the
/real/ danger of a provider squashing someone's account for fraudulent
kibitzer, not SC admin
More information about the SpamCop-List