email notice [was: Not getting some macros for FIPS]

Jakob Bohm jb-openssl at
Thu Jul 1 22:35:27 UTC 2021

On 2021-06-25 22:26, Richard Levitte wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jun 2021 10:51:05 +0200,
> Tomas Mraz wrote:
>> On Wed, 2021-06-23 at 08:12 +0000, Kumar Mishra, Sanjeev wrote:
>>> Notice: This e-mail together with any attachments may contain
>>> information of Ribbon Communications Inc. and its Affiliates that is
>>> confidential and/or proprietary for the sole use of the intended
>>> recipient. Any review, disclosure, reliance or distribution by others
>>> or forwarding without express permission is strictly prohibited. If
>>> you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender
>>> immediately and then delete all copies, including any attachments.
>> It's a little bit strange to send e-mails with such notices to public
>> mailing lists where the intented recipient is _anyone_.
> Those notices are a bit amusing, yeah.  Of course, Sanjeev can't be
> blamed for this, as we can probably assume that it's a corporate
> filter that automagically adds those.
> And oh boy!  openssl-users having almost 3000 subscribers, that's
> quite a lot of people to chase down and ensure they have destroyed all
> copies, I tell ya!  "Good luck" is probably an appropriate response
> ;-)
Which is why I have set up dedicated e-mail identities for posting to such
public lists, using a different disclaimer in the sig-block.

I hope this can inspire other sysadmins to set up something similar.


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