Control Freak

TA!ControlFreak!Plain

  15 September 2003

Description

Use of non-printing characters, especially in the Subject and especially NUL to mess up filters that use 0 terminated strings.

Example

Entries

Cross your fingers and click

Spammers compendium entry - Cross your fingers and click

Whiter Shade of Pale

Spammers compendium entry - Whiter Shade of Pale

Slick Click Trick

Spammers compendium entry - Slick Click Trick

Now you see it; now you don't

Spammers compendium entry - Now you see it; now you don't

The Rake

Spammers compendium entry - The Rake