[ExI] are sp&m levels dropping?

BillK pharos at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 19:16:28 UTC 2007

On 6/26/07, Damien Broderick wrote:
> Yeah, and that being so I suggest people wishing to discuss spam use
> a disguised version of the word in the subject line--Eudora let this
> one ("sp&m") through okay.

Er, pardon?

What is the reasoning followed by the designers of these spam filters?

Do they really think that a spammer who sends out millions of spam
emails is going to helpfully label all his messages with 'spam' in the
subject line?

In fact, have they ever, *ever* seen a real spam email with 'spam' in
the subject line?


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