[Mailman-Users] Challenge/response

Patrick Bogen pdbogen at gmail.com
Fri Feb 9 00:42:25 CET 2007

On 2/8/07, Bob Morse <bob at morsemedia.net> wrote:
> I have a client who is concerned about his list subscriber addresses being
> spoofed. In other words someone who knows the addresses of people on the
> list can set up a mail server and spoof the subscriber so he can post nasty
> things to the list. He would like to set up a challenge/response mechanism
> so that when xyz at domain.com posts to the list, xyz at domain.com gets sent a
> copy of the message and must confirm that he/she was the sender before it
> gets posted. I don¹t see any configuration in Mailman for this. Is it
> possible?

So far as I know, this isn't possible in Mailman. You'd have to modify
the code.. If you think you're up to it, other folk should be able to
give you some pointers as to the best way to do this.

- Patrick Bogen

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