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Re: [SLE] About spammers getting email addresses from suse archives
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2006 10:15:01 -0400
  • Message-id: <1145628901.9235.18.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2006-04-21 at 15:50 +0200, M. Fioretti wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 10, 2006 18:30:29 PM +0100, Vince Littler
> (who.still.believes.@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>
> > On Monday 10 April 2006 18:17, Patrick Shanahan wrote:
> > > * Vince Littler <redacted> [04-10-06 12:34]:
> > >
> > > > Actually, talking of crass, there you go again, you have put my email
> > > > address into the archives at http://lists.suse.com/archive/
> > > > suse-linux-e/2006-Apr/1059.html, despite repeated requests not to.
> > > >
> > > :^)
> > I'll take that as an admission that [given previous correspondence]
> > you are putting my email address into the archives, deliberately and
> > with the knowledge and intent that it will be trawled by spammers. I
> > don't actually need to say any more.
>
> Vince, and all others still nurturing such illusions:
>
> have you realized that whatever Patrick, I or anybody else does with
> the attribution line, your address is already being harvested by
> spammers anyway? Every time you post?
>
> Check out this post of yours at
> http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-linux-e/2006-Apr/1100.html
>
Here is another example of a message in the archives with the full email
address that was -not- sent by Patrick:

http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-linux-e/2006-Apr/1102.html


--
Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998


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