[FoRK] Spamoetry

Andy Armstrong andy
Wed Nov 16 03:39:27 PST 2005


On 16 Nov 2005, at 05:13, Rotating Bitch wrote:
> (Why are they doing this? I understand why they misspell  
> everything, but why the string of nonsense words in the post? How  
> does it defeat spam filters?)

I suppose the idea is that it makes it harder for Bayesian filters to  
get hold of them - just makes it harder to characterise spam by  
varying the language used.

-- 
Andy Armstrong, hexten.net



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