Apple Mail Evokes "Phishing" Notice on Recipient's PC

An email correspondent with whom I've exchanged lots of emails recently got a Windows warning that several of my emails may be phishing. In checking the email headers I couldn't see anything amiss, except one of the emails was sent via an alternate smtp address, specifically one my wife uses for her MobileMe account on her IPhone and laptop which is also synched to my IMac.
Would the use of such an email address trigger Windows to a (false) phishing warning, or might there be a more likely explanation?

If you send an email from one domain (e.g [email protected]), but use another smtp server (e.g smtp.otherdomain.com), then your emails will often be flagged as suspicious.

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