Text shows something different than what is there.
ssilva at sgvwater.com
Wed Nov 28 17:57:18 GMT 2007
on 11/28/2007 6:02 AM Steve Campbell spake the following:
> Scott Silva wrote:
>> on 11/27/2007 2:11 PM Steve Campbell spake the following:
>>> Sorry if this has been discussed before. I may have not realized what
>>> was being discussed until I saw it in front of me.
>>> We are getting tons of email with different sexual content. When
>>> viewing the source of the email through Thunderbird, a few of the
>>> lines show up like the following:
>>> IF YOU WANT TO F wol UC sty K SOMEBODY,
>>> F oy U zb CK YOURSELF & SAVE YOUR MONEY!
>>> The email when viewed normally through Thunderbird (and probably most
>>> other clients) is different. If you remove all of the lower case
>>> letters and the spaces around them, you'll see what the viewed text
>>> is displaying.
>>> Can anyone explain what is going on there and a pretty good way to
>>> block this. The F-word is pretty blatant in these.
>>> Steve Campbell
>> If you can post a raw sample somewhere, we could try it and see what
>> existing stuff might hit it.
> Thanks for the reply.
> Upon further review of the messages on other machines using other
> browsers, I find some HTML or something using bracketed "span" tags in
> between the letters.
> I'm not sure the best way to stop it for now, but at least I have a clue
> as to what's going on.
Are you running any of the sare rules? Especially the obfu and chickenpox ones?
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