[Project_owners] About new SPAM to mailing lists

Pete Collins pete at mozdev.org
Sun Nov 16 10:40:06 EST 2003


HJ wrote:
> bugs4hj at netscape.net (HJ) wrote:
> 
> 
>>Hi,
>>
>>It seem they (the SPAMMERS) are trying new methods to fool us, just look at what I got today:
>>
>>multizilla at mozdev.org
>>multizilla-owner at mozdev.org
>>multizilla-request at mozdev.org
>>
>>Isn't that something? I would love to block everything that has multizilla before @ Can that be done? Would that be helpful?
>>
>>Regards,
>>/HJ
> 
> 
> Interesting detail is that I used a new/never used e-mail address to trigger the robot/script, and it worked. They seem to scan our documents for this line:
> 
> <?php $author='multizilla-owner at mozdev.org'; require(NOTES); ?>
> <?php $author='multizilla-owner at mozdev.org'; require(NOTES2); ?>


Try:

<?php $author=antiSpam('multizilla-owner at mozdev.org');  require(NOTES2); ?>

It obfuscates the email string.

--pete


> 
> /HJ
> 
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