RBL blocking emails by mistake?

Res res at
Sun Sep 10 09:08:54 IST 2006

On Fri, 8 Sep 2006, John Rudd wrote:

> We keep a sharp eye on the behavior of hosts around our network, to ensure 
> that we don't end up with zombies here.  When we detect one, we deal with it 
> quickly.  We haven't a zombie attack here in quite a while, and the spamcop 
> listings have happened rather recently.

Just because you dont see it doesnt mean anything, I have overlooked 200K 
plus users network, and i will refuse to say i knew all the wrong doings, 
even the odd persons laptop that pops up on a network for an hour a week, 
which is all it takes, i would never know unless they sent out thousands.

> We also take other precautions to keep it from happening.

This is good, but still no iron clad guarantee

> Last, we know our users aren't doing it directly because they're not out

for the rest of the comments see my previous post to save me duplciating 
on my day off :)


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