MS punishes my own modem pool

Ugo Bellavance ugob at CAMO-ROUTE.COM
Thu Jan 22 21:56:18 GMT 2004

> -----Message d'origine-----
> De : Jeff A. Earickson [mailto:jaearick at COLBY.EDU]
> Envoyé : Thursday, January 22, 2004 4:51 PM
> Objet : MS punishes my own modem pool
> Julian,
> Here's a puzzle...  Our modem pool ( is
> listed on, CBL,  Ok,
> good.  But if I use "Spam List = SORBS-DNSBL" in MS, then
> all of my modem users get their outbound email tagged with
> {Spam?} in the subject line, which really annoys my users
> and makes me look like an idiot -- even if they are doing
> the right thing and sending their email thru our mail-hub.
> How to prevent this, yet still use SORBS, CBL, etc?

Create a ruleset that excludes your IP network, with the setting "Spam List = "

See the ruleset tutorial in the FAQ for a good startup.

> Jeff Earickson
> Colby College

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