[Mageia-discuss] (no subject)

Oliver Burger oliver.bgr at googlemail.com
Wed Oct 12 10:30:34 CEST 2011

Am Mittwoch, 12. Oktober 2011, 10:20:08 schrieb Johnny A. Solbu:
> Most mailings lists software, including mailman, require you to actually be
> a member of the list in order to send messages to it. If you are not a
> member, the adress you are using to send messages but be on a predefined
> list of aproved senders. If none of these two items is not in place, and
> anyone external party can send messages, then the list admins have manually
> DISABLED Mailmans security features.

That's for sure, but even the best security features a mailing list software 
can provide won't safe you from a Human spammer toi actually subscribe to the 
list, will it?
And since this was an isolated incident, I rather think it was no spam bot.


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