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Re: [edlug] Garbage at end of spam emails



Hi,

It's an attempt at confusing your spam filter enough to let it through.
Check

http://www.wired.com/news/infostructure/0,1377,61886,00.html?tw=wn_tophead_3

and
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/3458457.stm

HTH

Robert

On Tue, 2004-03-30 at 18:41, Stuart Pettie wrote:
> Hi
> 
> Just wondering if anyone can shed light on what function the random words, 
> usally attached at the end of spam emails provides.
> 
> Nobody I know has been able to explain it, and it has got us guessing.
> 
> 
> Stuart
> 
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