[UCI-Linux] new spam/virus hoses Evo/gtkHTML
Sun, 29 Sep 2002 13:13:53 -0700
Hyunjin David Lim wrote:
> Although it means that I have to manually parse the HTML (and frontpage HTML
> is pretty ugly) I'm still glad that I use just pine and trn for my mail and
> news. :)
> But then, that's only for the OAC servers. I use mozilla at work... no easy
> access to a linux box.
Usually, these things happen with script in the HTML code.
With HTML email, you still have the issues of the so-called Web-bugs, 1x1
images that allow to track reading of the mail.
On *nix systems, filters such as SpamAssassin are really helpful.