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Re: Error Message Feedback

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 3 Aug 2006 09:53:58 +0100
To: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20060803085357.GA20148@us-lot.org>

On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 09:46:16AM +0100, Nick Kew wrote:
> Aaargh!  Why doesn't this list insert a Reply-To header?

I feel your pain

> That's wrong twice over.  Firstly, spambots have been using javascript-
> enabled engines (such as MS's browser component) for some time.

A while ago I poked around to see how easy it would be to do something
like that. It turned out to be "very", going from "Well I heard this
module is quite good" to a working implementation in about 15 minutes.

http://blog.dorward.me.uk/2006/02/02/spambots_that_drink_coffee.html

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David Dorward                                      http://dorward.me.uk
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