Re: Anyone got unsubscribed unvoluntarily lately?
|From:||Sai Emrys <sai@...>|
|Date:||Monday, December 15, 2008, 12:14|
Any chance you could get records of the full headers used on these fake
unsubscribe emails? Might be some commonality that's filterable.
It'd be a pain, though... somehow I doubt standard listserv software has
Or perhaps you could require manual confirmation to unsubscribe?
On Mon, Dec 15, 2008 at 2:37 AM, Henrik Theiling <ht@...> wrote:
> There were complaints that Conlang-L subscriptions got cancelled
> unvoluntarily by forged email unsubscription requests. My guess is
> that it is a new form of spam to drive people nuts.
> The whole thing seems to me like an exploit of the Listserv software:
> it sends out confirmation requests for subscription requests, but does
> not do so for unsubscription requests. It may be that someone is
> forging sender addresses to get on people's nerves.