[Mailman-Developers] before next release: disable backscatterin default installation

Jo Rhett jrhett at netconsonance.com
Wed Mar 26 02:51:29 CET 2008

On Mar 25, 2008, at 2:51 PM, Eino Tuominen wrote:
> The times, they are a-changing... We are facing a new world and old
> habits are not the best ways to do things anymore. I'm certainly  
> not one
> of those deeming all DSN's as evil, but it really hurts our users when
> some spammer starts a campaing forging sender addresses to look like
> ours. All the backscatter that is not absolutely necessary is evil.

Not all bounces are backscatter.  My servers all deliver DSNs to the  
sender.  My servers don't send backscatter.

Jo Rhett
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and other randomness

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