[ietf-dkim] (offtopicish) RFC 4871 Word Cloud
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Sun Apr 19 09:02:52 PDT 2009
On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 9:28 PM, Doug Otis <doug.mtview at gmail.com> wrote:
> Most email abuse emanates from hundreds of millions of compromised systems.
> Most of these systems have been compromised by browser related exploits.
> Email authentication helps recipients determine whether it might be safe to
> run scripts, or whether it might be safe to click on links contained within
> emails, or to accept any number of often socially engineered threats.
No sorry. Reputation and reputational analysis of individual emails -
possibly but not entirely tied ot authentication - determines that.
If you go around comparing this to seatbelts on cars, that's a
staggeringly bad analogy.
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