[LINK] privacy invasion

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Fri Sep 25 21:07:25 AEST 2009

On Fri, 2009-09-25 at 16:39 +1000, Bernard Robertson-Dunn wrote:
> > But, buried in the html of their email ..

This is why I (and many others) routinely disable display of HTML

All it tells them is that you opened the email, and when. Not too much
of a problem in this case, but if it had been spam, you just told the
spammer that your address is valid.

An HTML-only message sent to me will generally be discarded unread.

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at biplane.com.au)                   +61-2-64957160 (h)
http://www.biplane.com.au/~kauer/                  +61-428-957160 (mob)

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