[nycbug-talk] Spam probes
Tue Nov 9 15:31:05 EST 2004
On Tue, 9 Nov 2004, Hans Zaunere wrote:
> http://nyphp.org and put your mouse at the very bottom in the left
> corner (just below the XHTML,CSS text) you'll see there's a hidden email
Thanks for the pointer.
Did a "view source" and copy/paste your mailto with white background. :-)
> This points to http://spamsync.net where you can generate random email
> address to embed in pages for probing
I just made 3 email addresses.. a general one for mail related spam,
another to put on the web page and a third to bounce spams from other
> The plan for this system was similar to that of pyzor, where I would be
> adding analysis of the type of spam that's in the wild, but I never got
> around to finishing it.
You mean you designed spamsync?
So far I am not sure pyzor is for me. I like the idea, but the fact that
there is a central server and there doesn't seem to be a distributed
system worries me.
> If anyone wants to help, feel free :)
How does it work though?
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