On 11/28/2015 06:58 PM, John R Levine wrote:
You might want to take a look at this proposed WG charter and send
appropriate comments. It looks to me actively harmful, for a variety
of reasons including that tits proponents appear to be painfully
unfamiliar with the realities of modern e-mail systems where 90% of
the mail is spam, malware and phishes, and the main privacy threats to
users are from the criminals sending the spam.
Gah.... just what I do not need. I've spent endless hours trying to
explain to paranoid customers that the diagnostic value provided by
Received fields far offsets any possible data leakage. Consistently,
these are folks with the poorest understanding of the technology, making
them hard to sway with technical arguments, but easy prey for "official"
efforts like this.
I don't suppose there's any way for the chairs to just kill this thing?
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