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spam

Online Unsolicited, commercial bulk–junk E-mail. See Mail list, USENET.
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It becomes almost a second inbox to many as they still have to plow through all of the spam that the filter detected, looking for those emails that should have been directed to their inbox.
With Source Authentication, the spam never reaches the mailbox.
It is entirely inefficient for email clients to be downloading and processing spam mail and then simply not presenting it the software user.
A filtering system is asked to differentiate a spam email from a normal email based on the data the spammer himself provides.
A spam "cocktail" approach of constantly changing parameters as to what weight to assign what technique or portion of the email, requires going through endless trial and error.
In fact, even the inventor of Source Authentication used the weighted value technique to attempt to block spam at many points over the last 6 years.