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Re: [tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"
- Subject: Re: [tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"
- From: James Wilde <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2012 17:39:11 +0100
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
OK I'll move these to a separate folder instead of deleting them.
On Mar 12, 2012, at 14:14 , Christian Lohmaier wrote:
> Hi James, *,
> On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 11:50 AM, James Wilde
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Mar 12, 2012, at 10:45 , Florian Effenberger wrote:
>> I agree. My mailer does, but the code for UTF-8 in the From and Subject fields appears to be some kind of html code.
> Whenever there are non-ascii characters in the subject/any other
> header field, it is mime-encoded.
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2047#section-8 (examples)
> MIME (Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions) Part Three:
> Message Header Extensions for Non-ASCII Text
> The following are examples of message headers containing 'encoded-
> From: =?US-ASCII?Q?Keith_Moore?= <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Keld_J=F8rn_Simonsen?= <email@example.com>
> CC: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Andr=E9?= Pirard <PIRARD@vm1.ulg.ac.be>
> Subject: =?ISO-8859-1?B?SWYgeW91IGNhbiByZWFkIHRoaXMgeW8=?=
> all valid, although the From one is unnecessary. both quoted printable
> as well as base64 variants are shown, examples with different charsets
> are shown (although it is not common to use different encodings, and
> even less common to mix them in one single header field)
> I never saw html in from and/or subject lines ever, not in spam, not
> in other posts.
>> Otherwise the UTF-8 coding appears somewhere in the header, I believe. And I've never seen the string I quoted anywhere other than in these two fields.
> You did not quote any string. you did say it starts with "=utf-8?"
> (and probably missed a ? here), but didn't quote the string. A charset
> definition is not spam nor html.
> And while it is true that most spam has this trait (as most spam that
> passes the filters is from china or russia and hence need to encode
> the text), the opposite conclusion (everything that has encoded
> characters is spam) is wrong.
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|[tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"||James Wilde <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Re: [tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"||Florian Effenberger <email@example.com>|
|Re: [tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"||James Wilde <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Re: [tdf-moderators] Filtering "UTF-8"||Christian Lohmaier <email@example.com>|
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