[SpamCop-List] Re: Need help To get our system setup correctly
bar_n0ne at hotmail.com
Mon Feb 27 18:27:42 EST 2006
"Anonymous" <nobody at devnull.spamcop.net> wrote in message
news:du04ut$o6m$1 at news.spamcop.net...
> "Geoffrey Hyde" <g.hyde at bigpond.net.au> wrote in message
> news:du03iv$n7g$1 at news.spamcop.net...
> > "Larry Kilgallen" <Kilgallen at SpamCop.net> wrote...
> >> Include an absolutely unguessable string. Use the same generation
> >> techniques as for random numbers.
> > If you're talking about an unguessable string included with the email,
> > that means all the spammer has to do is find and insert the string.
> And how would the spammer manage do that?
> > Much better for them to be sent to an opt-in confirm web page
> Not everyone has web access.
> > where they have to input a code key which has been made intentionally
> > difficult or impossible for a computer to recognize but which a human
> ...who isn't blind...
> >can easily key in.
> G.M. <-- Where G is a three letter word
2 things, earlier you said someone who can't write a script shouldn;t
administer a mail list,
I beg to differ, 2 different skill sets. My wife couldn't write a script to
save her life but she has run several small mailing lists quite successfully
thank you. And while I can write scripts if interested enough, I didn't in
this case, mail lists can be administered manually quite well. Until a
couple of years ago the rather large comp.risks-digest was operated manually
very succesfully. I think it is now more or less automated though.
the other, umm, how do the blind read email, or newsletters?, OK, Text to
I guess it was one thing only.
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