Preprocessor for Bogofilter
matthias.andree at gmx.de
Wed Jan 8 11:40:51 EST 2003
David Relson <relson at osagesoftware.com> writes:
> Conversion of &#number; to characters can be added if it becomes
> necessary. Presently bogofilter ignores numbers and many special
> characters so it would ignore these. Spam could sneak past bogofilter
> by containing "nice" words and having the "spammish" words disguised in
> this manner. However as the user trains bogofilter with such disguised
> messages, bogofilter will learn to call them spam. That's the beauty of
> training a spam filter like bogofilter.
Well, people have written j=vascript: before to fool the idiotic
MSIE bugfixes. They'll try to do so to cheat spam filters as well.
Wanna bet against that? :-)
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