OT: IP address reputation, BorderWare

DAve dave.list at pixelhammer.com
Fri Mar 23 05:11:56 CET 2007

Chris Yuzik wrote:
> Res wrote:
>> The key here, you spoke to a salesman.
> Heh. It could have been worse...I might have talked to a marketing guy. ;-)
>> Many ISP's are doing this and it upsets their stats so of course they 
>> dont want you to use it. Word gets around that it does this, more 
>> people will shy away from their product, they dont care at all about 
>> you protecting your users...unless you buy and use their product.
>> Keep using the milter.
> Apparently, Matt is working on a modification to SMF-SAV that will 
> change the order of the checks so that the sender is only verified IF 
> they're sending to a real recipient on our end. As soon as that comes 
> out, we'll implement that.

Does anyone know how greylisting affects milter-sav? What happens when I 
send an email to you and you attempt to verify me, and I greylist your 
attempt? You surely don't try to hold my delivery connection for 5 
minutes waiting to try again do you?

If you refuse the delivery, I'll try again later and the whole cycle 
would begin anew because without a successful connection within a 
specified time, you will never get make it into my whitelist correct?


Three years now I've asked Google why they don't have a
logo change for Memorial Day. Why do they choose to do logos
for other non-international holidays, but nothing for

Maybe they forgot who made that choice possible.

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