Checking From: Headers (was R: Webone blocking port 25?)

Alex Satrapa grail at
Fri Jul 26 09:34:27 EST 2002

On Thursday, July 25, 2002, at 08:19 , Jeremy wrote:

> You might mean that webone are checking that the name in the From: line 
> contains a valid domain name.

Makes sense to me.

No point having a "From:" line or a "FROM" envelope header claiming that 
the message comes from "jepri at" if we can't reply to 
it ;)

Most email that has dodgy "from" addresses is spam or virii laden.


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