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Subject: [aclug-L] Re: Reverse the Aging Process 10-20 Years!
From: "Clint A. Brubakken" <cabrubak@xxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2000 13:45:17 -0600
Reply-to: discussion@xxxxxxxxx

> The ONLY header on a spam that you can really trust is the "Received:"
> header that your own system adds to the message. This is sufficient to
> identify the system that delivered the message to you, and is where
> you should focus your energy. By replying to every site that appears
> in every header (as many people do), you effectively punish victim
> sites who were framed to make it appear that they are harboring
> spammers, or allowing spam to be relayed.
> </RANT>

All this talk is not exactly true, as this is a mailing list and so the
mailing list would deliver to your system, and roach is not sending
spam. Couldn't you follow the trust as in this example. is my isp (for this example) and is my forwarding

Received: from ( [])
        by (8.9.3/8.9.3) with ESMTP id HAA01931;
        Wed, 15 Nov 2000 07:56:22 -0600
Received: from (postfix@[])
        by (8.9.3/8.9.3) with ESMTP id IAA69570;
        Wed, 15 Nov 2000 08:56:05 -0500
Received: from pi (localhost [])
        by (Postfix) with ESMTP
        id 46AB23B8EF; Wed, 15 Nov 2000 07:57:19 -0600 (CST)
Received: with LISTAR (v0.129a; list discussion); Wed, 15 Nov 2000
07:57:19 -0600 (CST)
Received: by (Postfix)
        id C7BC73B8F6; Wed, 15 Nov 2000 07:57:18 -0600 (CST)
Delivered-To: aclug-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Received: from (unknown [])
        by (Postfix) with ESMTP id
        for <aclug-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>; Wed, 15 Nov 2000 07:57:01 -0600

assuming we can trust and and to not
fake email headers, this spam was sent from (unknown
[]). So know what would/should we do?

Clint Brubakken
Developer, Computer Science Services Group, LLC
President Air Capital Linux Users Group 
Wichita, KS

"I used to eat there. Really good noodles. I have these memories from my
life. None of them happened. What does that mean? Trinity: That the
cannot tell you who you are."

"And an Oracle can?"
"That's different."

                -- Neo and Trinity, "The Matrix"

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