[ngw] OT: delivery status notifications

Joseph Marton jmmarton at gmail.com
Mon Mar 7 20:32:59 UTC 2011


Just curious, do you (or anyone else) ever have a problem with legit ones
getting quarantined?  That's my biggest concern, not the fake ones that
users receive.

Joe

On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 2:04 PM, Tony Bundy <TBundy at co.lucas.oh.us> wrote:

> We use a pair of IronPort mail filtering appliances. They have a way of
> dealing with those, and we don't see the bogus ones anymore...
>
> >>> On 3/7/11 at 10:21 AM, Joseph Marton <jmmarton at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Delivery status notifications.  We all get them.  Sometimes they are
> bogus
> > spam attempts, other times they are legit bounceback messages that we
> need
> > in order to determine if an e-mail was successfully delivered or not.  Do
> > you find your anti-spam system typically blocks these or allows these?
> >  Regardless of what your anti-spam system does, what's your actual
> > preference in how they should be treated?
> >
> > Personally, I'd rather they all come through and force me to explain to
> my
> > users about the bogus ones ("I don't know why I'm getting this as I never
> > sent an e-mail to this person) rather than have them all blocked and a
> user
> > not realize that a customer didn't receive an important e-mail until the
> > next day upon receiving the QT report.
> >
> > Joe
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