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Are all "Is this a phishing mail?" questions off topic or just a duplicate to this question?

The problem is if there was an algorithm that could be reliably employed and could be captured in an Answer, then we would not have a phishing problem as email servers could use the algorithm to ...
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Should the Security Stack Exchange tour page list best security tool questions as bad questions?

The key problem here is that 'best' is an opinion, and Stack Exchange is very much not a place to ask questions that will result in opinions. As an example, I may really like tool X. Someone else may ...
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Clarify our stance on black hat questions

It seems to me that there is quite a bit of time wasted on the assumption that people on here (whitehat, blackhat, grey, yellow...) are actually telling the truth about who they are. Honestly, when I ...
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Are all "Is this a phishing mail?" questions off topic or just a duplicate to this question?

I believe marking it as a duplicate is the best way to go. The original poster gets enough information to make his own decision. Subsequent viewers are directed to useful information. Potential ...
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