Thu Aug 1 15:58:20 NZST 2002
Oliver Jones wrote:
> You do not require permission to do so. You can do this even if you are
> 'sharing' an account with someone. No ISP I know of checks the 'From'
> headers of messages they queue for validity. It would be impractical to
> do so. Their access control lists on their smtp servers would just
> check that the incoming connection was from an IP the ISP owns.
Yesterday I was told by one of xtra's tech support people that their
SMTP server does check the From: headers.
Not sure if that is true though.
Glenn Ramsey <glenn@c...> 025 263 1932
http://www.componic.co.nz 07 868 3881
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