[ILUG] sanitize/disable image loading
( Admin ) bryan
admin at revoltingdigits.com
Thu Apr 15 14:17:23 IST 2004
Ok here comes the shameless Thunderbird plug ...
Thunderbird does come with a spellchecker.
I have to say I have *never* *ever* been a fan of Mozilla products until
after 4 years
they finally produced Thunderbird and Firefox.
Thunderbird also has the block images loading from the internet feature
don't have much confidence in users ( or time ) to do client side
Another great feature of Thunderbird is it's built in Spam filtering
John Moylan wrote:
>In Evolution, the default mode is not to load images unless the user
>explicity requests "load images" from the menu bar for individual
>I stopped using Mozilla mail clients when they refused to include a
>spellchecker - does Thunderbird have one included?
>On Thu, 2004-04-15 at 13:01, ( Admin ) bryan wrote:
>>It occurs to me that a large amount of Spam gets it's feedback when
>>someone loads an
>>email and it contains an external image link.
>>Is there any popular way to disable this is ? For example here is what
>>does when you mark a message as Spam ....
>>alt=3D"Here" hspace=3D0 src=3D"http://lugging.haoltal.com/hi.gif"
>>I can't see any immediate reference to this in the
>>spamassassin/sanitizer documentation .
>>I don't think banning html messages altogether would please my users.
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