From Exchange ‘Platinum’ spec reviewer to SPAMmer!

Shit – when you leave Microsoft, you really do leave!  I devoted a large part of my life to improving Microsoft Exchange Server and now it think’s I am a spammer.  Check this <edited> bounced mail snippet:

The original message was received at Sun, 4 Dec 2005 17:19:21 -0800 (PST)
from smtpin01-en2 [10.13.10.146]

   —– The following addresses had permanent fatal errors —–
<billg@microsoft.com>
    (reason: 550 5.7.1 <Your e-mail was rejected by an anti-spam content filter on gateway (131.107.3.123).Reason…uage, graphics, or spam-like characteristics. Removing these may let the e-mail through the filter.>)

   —– Transcript of session follows —–
… while talking to mailb.microsoft.com.:
DATA
<<< 550 5.7.1 <Your e-mail was rejected by an anti-spam content filter on gateway (131.107.3.123).Reasons for rejection may be: obscene language, graphics, or spam-like characteristics. Removing these may let the e-mail through the filter.>
554 5.0.0 Service unavailable
Reporting-MTA: dns; smtpout.mac.com
Received-From-MTA: DNS; smtpin01-en2
Arrival-Date: Sun, 4 Dec 2005 17:19:21 -0800 (PST)

Final-Recipient: RFC822; notreallybillgthatsthebitiedited@microsoft.com
Action: failed
Status: 5.7.1
Remote-MTA: DNS; mailb.microsoft.com
Diagnostic-Code: SMTP; 550 5.7.1 <Your e-mail was rejected by an anti-spam content filter on gateway (131.107.3.123).Reasons for rejection may be: obscene language, graphics, or spam-like characteristics. Removing these may let the e-mail through the filter.>
Last-Attempt-Date: Sun, 4 Dec 2005 17:19:27 -0800 (PST)

From: Mike Seyfang <mseyfang@mac.com>
Date: 5 December 2005 11:49:00 AM
To: Bill billg@microsoft.com
Subject: Identity2.0 – Read, Download, Watch then Listen again!

Mornin chasps,

http://spaces.msn.com/members/mikese/Blog/cns!1p6t4igVZ5-R-npCeqnrN2MA!638.entry

pay attention, work hard and drive that stock  price higher.
love and kisses – the fang

Mike Seyfang
http://www.learndog.com

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rss: http://feeds.feedburner.com/ldr
http://spaces.msn.com/members/mikese/feed.rss
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m: 61 415 164 895

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