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Plusnet could face DATA BREACH probe over SPAM HELL gripes

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: How big a problem and why?

"Unfortunately trying to investigate spam by looking at mail headers is not really reliable as they are easy to fake. "

It's pretty easy to see where real Received: lines give way to fake ones. Beyond that point everything is suspect (And probably forged).

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