[ngw] Which Blacklists to use?
RZeman at melwood.org
Thu Dec 8 14:59:09 UTC 2005
I use sbl-xbl.spamhaus.org. Spamcop is too aggressive for my tastes.
I'd rather have spam slip through than block legitimate mail. They
block a bit. For the last 6 hours:
rzeman at mailhub:~> countmail
Inbound internet email statistics @ Thu Dec 8 09:57:27 EST 2005
Bounced : 673
Rejected : 1178
Blocked attachments: 29
Relayed to GWIA: 1216
Relay attempts: 3
The 554s are the spamhaus blocks. I used to spot-check their database
refs to see if they were legitimate blocks and I never ran into a
false-positive so I don't even bother any more.
Information Technology Department
Melwood Horticultural Training Center, Inc.
>>> tbowman at umphysicians.umn.edu 12/8/2005 9:48 AM >>>
We're ready to start using the blacklist feature of the GWIA (6.54). I
want to be a little conservative at first, what free lists do people
recommend? SpamCop? ORDB? IS one enough or should I add both? Or
Senior IS Professional
University of Minnesota Physicians
tbowman at umphysicians.umn.edu
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