List spam

Jason Staudenmayer jasons at
Thu Aug 18 15:39:35 CEST 2011

> On 18/08/2011 13:58, Jason Staudenmayer wrote:
> > I really like this list as part of my learning tools but the amount
> > of spam that I've been getting from it is CRAZY. Doesn't 
> anything get
> > scanned before it sent to the list?
> I haven't seen any significant quantity of spam on the list for ages. 
> (The occasional one does get through although I can't 
> remember the last).
> I always access it as a mailing list, and I seem to recall that
> the newsgroup feed isn't filtered the same way as the mailing list is.

I've been getting more and more. Upon checking the header info the last
is from the list server. Here's part of the header:

Received: from  (HELO (
  by with SMTP; 17 Aug 2011 23:53:17 -0000
Received: from (localhost [])
	by (Postfix) with ESMTP id 3RfS705P3czN9Y
	for <jasons at>; Thu, 18 Aug 2011 01:53:16
+0200 (CEST)

I can deal with normal spam but this stuff I've gotten is all about


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Featuring the ALL NEW Stingray Beach Club
Where you can touch and hand feed the gentle stingrays

To buy and print your tickets at home visit 

A Herschend Family Entertainment Company 

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