On 3/24/2006 4:40 PM, Michael Krieger wrote:
> Note return-path is blank, and fails to contain a newline. I'd
> fix the problem- being whatever is accepting this mail message into
> your queue in the first place.
I cannot fix millions of people's spamware. I honestly wish i could. :)
We sometimes get these when people try to inject into php scripts
> by making a from address contain newlines and the programmer is an
> idiot and doesn't check this. In theory, qmail-smtpd should turn
> down the message when it comes in. So I guess the question is where
> is it coming from?
spammers send my servers spam; folks on my server have email addresses
forwarded to other email addresses.
spammer -> qmail-smtpd
qmail-smtpd -> qmail-queue
qmail-queue -> qmail-send
qmail-send -> qmail-lspawn
qmail-lspawn -> qmail-local
qmail-local -> vdelivermail
vdelivermail -> qmail-inject
vdelivermail needs to respect qmail-inject's exit code, hence the
I wouldn't 'fix' this header, as it's malformed to start with.
I am also opposed to fixing up the header, as previously stated.