HTML spam using you own e-mail address

Steve Campbell campbell at
Fri Dec 26 18:26:26 GMT 2008

FYI - the swapping in Postfix has now been fixed. It segfaults instead 
now. :-)

You all have a very nice New Year celebration.

Alex Neuman van der Hans wrote:
> On Dec 26, 2008, at 7:45 AM, Dave Shariff Yadallee - System 
> Administrator a.k.a. The Root of the Problem wrote:
>> Does anyone know how to stop this spam?
> Unless you give more information and examples, I guess the answer is a 
> definite yes, no and it depends.
> Some of the "tell your MTA to be less gullible about it using MTA 
> tricks and SPF" suggestions are MTA-dependent, so you can help us 
> narrow it down by detailing that. Other tools (such as rulesets by IP) 
> can help at the MailScanner level. Let us know a bit more about your 
> particular situation and I'm sure some of us will be able to help you 
> (for example, I rarely - if ever - touch postfix, as it causes 
> swapping ;-) and never had to set up qmail with MailScanner, so I can 
> help a bit if sendmail's involved).
> Cheers, and Happy New Year!

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