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18057Re: [Y-Mail] Re: YMail's spam protection is a joke

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  • Kadee Did
    Jul 3, 2009
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      After marking numerous message Not Spam yesterday, I checked my Spam folder later. 6 messages. All messages I wanted to receive. Marked them Not Spam. Later, moved Spam messages from Inbox to spam & checked. Another 5 messages that were not spam along with the ones I had manually checked as spam. Keep forgetting to check Spam folder. All false positives are messages from people in my contacts.

      Gmail has been very good at marking only Spam and catching it all.


      From: sarahksmom <sarahksmom@...>
      To: Y-Mail@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Friday, July 3, 2009 9:35:08 AM
      Subject: [Y-Mail] Re: YMail's spam protection is a joke

      --- In Y-Mail@yahoogroups.com, "Steve" <deepend@...> wrote:
      > Both my Yahoo! and Google mail accounts are pretty good most of the time with the odd bits of junk maybe getting through now and then on both. (Oops - I hope I haven't put the kibosh on it now by saying that! ;) )

      Funny this should come up now. Today, the Yahoo spam filter failed massively, with more than a dozen false negatives, roughly half of the morning's spam total.

      Miriam Solon


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