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Just say no to HTML email and proprietary attachments #

The ASCII Ribbon Campaign "opposes any and all HTML e-mail, and e-mail with proprietary attachments" for a number of reasons, including: poor/non-existent rendering support in many email clients, the sheer overhead and waste of bandwidth, difficulties for the blind and others who cannot use a GUI, and security risks inherent in HTML email. Two related posts from 2004: Circumventing didtheyridit | HTML email considered harmful.

/misc | Jul 02, 2009

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