[Esd-l] Blocking HTML e-mail altogether

Glenn Valenta (HDNet) glenn at coloradostudios.com
Tue Jan 8 22:39:00 PST 2002

Are you sure that you understand that this procmail recipe already defangs
embedded active html scripting? There really is nothing to worry about after
this recipe has been run on a piece of e-mail. The only thing disconcerting
about the left over html e-mail is the space it takes up on your server.

Jason Jordan wrote:
> Howdy Folks,
> I'm finding html-trap.procmail very useful for munging file names
> and thus stopping users executing files directly.
> However rather than sanitize HTML e-mails, I'd just like to
> bounce them altogether.  In fact, I'd rather even reject during
> receipt!
> Is there any way to do this with John's baby or should I do it
> myself?
> Does anyone else feel the same way about HTML e-mail?

Glenn Valenta   Engineering @ http://www.hd.net
                 gvalenta at hd.net

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