Python 3 – Defeat your Email Filter by Encoding Files in base64

I’m sure everyone has came across this problem at least once; you try to send a colleague or a friend a file over email, only for it to be stripped by the filter. What’s most annoying is that not all email clients tell you that this has happened. A while ago a colleague of mine…

How to tell who Leaks your Email Address

Before I describe a technique you can use to tell where your email addresses are being leaked from, let’s take a small step back and review a little about email spam in general first. Unsolicited email spam has been a problem since the SMTP (Simple Mail Transport Protocol) was originally defined. Thankfully, software like SpamAssassin…