A blacklist is a basic access control mechanism that rejects elements included in the list.

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How to add an email to an international Spam Blacklist [on hold]

I am sick and tired of getting invitation emails from LinkedIn. When I ask the senders to stop sending these to me, the answer is always the same: they never sent the email in the first place. This ...
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Exim: silently drop messages to given recipients?

I have an old legacy php application that used to send out a log of debug mails on each aspect of its work. Due to fact that noone care to turn off this feature and also dut to fact that one day we ...
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If I create a virtual email alias that forwards a lot of spam email, is my IP at risk of blacklisting or the originating IP address? [duplicate]

A scenario of this would be something like a domain called domain.com has a mailserver set up that forwards all email sent to info@domain.com to person@gmail.com. If someone sends a lot of spam to ...
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Blacklist mail server [duplicate]

I have checked my IP in all spam lookup sites. those sites are DNSBL.info, spamhaus.org, barracudacentral.org, spamcop.net, blacklistalert.org and all of it says that I am clear. But when I checked it ...
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Remove blacklist from spamRATS

I have checked my IP in SpamRATS and the result is the following: Standards Compliance: Does IP Address resolve to a reverse hostname... Passed! Does IP Address comply with reverse hostname ...
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Preventing operating systems from being installed on a server [closed]

Is it possible to blacklist certain operating systems from being installed on a server? Example scenarios: 1) There is an existing physical server, with no operating system. Is there a way to block ...
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Postfix SMTP recipient filter not filtering

I have setup Postfix with a list of blacklisted recipients, so that the Postfix server should not relay mail to them (smtpd_recipient_access parameter in main.cf). The addresses are properly listed ...
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make fail2ban use public blacklists [closed]

I've been searching high and low for a way to connect fail2ban with blocklist.de (or any other public blacklists, for that matter, as long as fail2ban can report to it). Pretty much every result that ...
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What are the best methods for catching snowshoe spam?

I'm using Smartermail for my small mailserver. We've been having a problem lately of getting waves of snowshoe spam that follow the same pattern. They come in batches of 3 or 4 at a time. The ...
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postfix disable blacklist checking for registered user

Many users has dynamic IP and sufficient number of these IP is blacklisted. How to disable check Postfix blacklist only for registered user? I want only block incoming mail from blacklisted IPS only. ...
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208 views

How do I stop SPAM from being sent from my server? [duplicate]

I have a VPS which I rent and it is running Centos 6. The VPS has ZPanel installed which is used to host some websites and emails. One of my clients has noticed thousands of 'undeliverable' messages ...
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148 views

Exim - block incoming mail from blacklisted IPS only

I would like to check for blacklists only for incoming e-mail. I have users who usually get dynamic IP's which are blacklisted so they are not able to send the e-mail if I turn the blacklist option ...
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Will a mail relay be blacklisted if it accepts a mail relay request then later sends NDR?

Got a question about blacklisting behaviour. Internet MX records for "mydomain.com" point to my anti-spam gateways. The anti-spam gateways then relay the email to my mail server. If someone sends an ...
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Detect IP blocking or blacklisting

Unable to access a cloud server (Windows) from a particular public IP provided by the ISP. Tried to PING, tracert, telnet everything, nothing worked. No deny rule mentioned in the firewall. Properly ...
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What are my options for sending email from my VPS with a Blacklisted IP [duplicate]

I have postfix and dovecot running on debian 7, I can send mail fine, but it keeps going to my spam folder when sent to google accounts. Another user who doesn't use gmail said it was delivered to his ...
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181 views

How do I remove a blacklisted IP from RealVNC server?

From my Windows Event Viewer I see that an IP is blacklisted, when trying to connect I get Connections: rejecting blacklisted connection: 192.168.1.89 Where is the blacklist maintained so I can ...
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Two servers, severals domains, reverse DNS and blacklist

I will try to explain the context. 2 VPS with PLESK 11.5 The first (named vps67877.ovh.net - we call it v67) is a mail server (ip 37.187.33.38) The second (named vps68789.ovh.net - we call it v68) ...
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Blacklist and whitelist of domains on Debian Linux router

I have to create blacklist and whitelist in small office for two groups of employees. I divided the users into two group: First group has block all webpages except about 80 domains which i want to ...
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How to remove ourselves from nudity blacklists? [duplicate]

We recently bought our domain. It turns out, two generations ago, it was a porn site. Now we're still blocked in some filters, resulting in blocked pages at several corporate routers. I'm now ...
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Evaluation of mail server configuration

I have a mail server configured to use DNS real-time blacklists (DNSRBLs), e.g. zen.spamhaus.org, to determine whether delivered email is spam or not. I would like to evaluate my mail server's ...
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Can I get postfix to drop all mail meant for a specific MX?

TL;DR: can I DISCARD outgoing mail to a specific server by DNS name of the MX record , or failing that, by its IP? We've some 'trouble' (well, more of an annoyance really), of people filling out some ...
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Azure IP Blacklisted

Am hosted on Windows Azure and the IP provided as the A record is blacklisted in several spam alert groups. This is because of some other URL's that seem to share the same IP and is affected with ...
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Weird CBL blacklisting (cutwail spambot ?!)

I have a weird problem and I wonder if anyone can help me as I really don't know what else to do. I'm administering a Linux server (Fedora 17), for a SMB company (~100 LAN computers). This server ...
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Blocking an IP that is constantly accessing our website

Yesterday I noticed in our apache logs that there is someone constantly accessing our website, sometimes 5 times a second or so, and sometimes once in 5 seconds. However, it's happening 24 hours a ...
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Are only IP-Addresses Blacklisted or also Domains?

Unfortunately one of the forms of my website was used to send completely sensless spammails. As I found out through "http://mxtoolbox.com" that my IP-address is listed on two blacklists, I want to set ...
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Postfix thinks IP is in blacklist, but is not actually listed in blacklist

Got a bit of a weird problem here with Postfix. Been getting a whole bunch of notices where fail2ban has banned 69.164.196.21 (ryujin.darkdna.net) for failures against Postfix. Here is a relevant ...
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SMTP: Which IP should I monitor?

I use a relay server to deliver external mails. I use relay server's IP in SPF record. But I'm not sure about blacklist monitoring/checking. Should I check main server's IP or relay's IP?
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Logging redirects and rewrites

I'm using the following blacklist .htaccess directives in apache v2.2 (on mediatemple): http://perishablepress.com/5g-blacklist-2013/ I want to get a sense of how often these directives are ...
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Postfix: Resend 'hard' bounces

I had a number of messages get rejected by the recipient's mail server with a status 550 code due to an IP address blacklist. I've sorted the problem that caused the host to become blacklisted, and ...
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Information to keep in a spam black/whitelist

Assuming that I want to black/whitelist specific messages as spam/not spam, what message/sender info should I collect in that blocklist? The address will be most likely faked so I assume the 2 ...
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Access to Google's blacklists for my firewall

I know that certain google products automatically access Google's blacklist database. Can I do the same? Is there maybe a cleaned-up dns server against which I could verify my own dns queries? Or some ...
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Microsoft , Hotmail , Live , MSN, Outlook , unable to send emails and no support received from microsoft in 3 months we are trying asking for that [closed]

Ok this is somenthing unbelievable, we have a website, users sign up and receives links to confirm they signed up BUT: 1 - microsoft blocked our IP (no one with microsoft email account can receive ...
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Steps to make sure network is not blacklisted…Again

I have an interesting issue. I have a client that just got blacklisted due to spam being sent out over the last 2 days. I have my firewall configured to only allow mail to go outbound on port 25 ...
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False positive rate of CBL

We've come into the office (30+ networked systems) this morning to find that our email server is blacklisted on the CBL for: This IP address is infected with, or is NATting for a machine infected ...
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Should I put SPF checks before or after RBL checks in Postfix SMTP server?

I am setting up a Postfix SMTP server (pre v2.10) and was thinking to put the smtpd_recipient_restrictions as follows. smtpd_recipient_restrictions= permit_mynetworks, ...
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Mac server infected with spam agent

We have a huge trouble :( .. Our mac server makes a spam delivery. Our IP already blacklisted in about a dozen of servers (checked with http://mxtoolbox.com/). We have another computers in the same ...
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On multiple spamming-blacklists after desinfecting network computers

We are currently listed on a couple of spam-blacklists since last week. I have taken the following approach to prevent this from reoccurring: scan every (windows)-device in the building using ...
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Exchange 2010 being blacklisted

Let me start with thanking everyone for trying to help. First, let me fill everyone to the environment we are running. We are using Exchange 2010 in virtual Windows 2008 R2 (VMWare 4.5). We are ...
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Gmail is blocking our email, and the IP address listed in the returned email is not our main mail address

Our mx records point to a different IP address than our main public address. However the mail being sent, SMTP is pointing to our main public IP address. The email using the address that SMTP is using ...
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IPTables add an IP to IPSet list

How to correctly add an IP address to ipset from an iptables rule? Or isn't that possible at all? This rule doesn't work for me: -A INPUT -m recent --name IP_LIST --set Type of IP_LIST is hash:net ...
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I cannot access my websites but everyone else can [closed]

About 4 days ago I could no longer view my websites from my IP address. I can see it through proxies and other IPs, everyone else sees it fine. I've contacted my host, they say I'm whitelisted and ...
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Global Authority for Blacklisting IPs

I know that there are few common ways to block attacking IPs (such as deny in htaccess). Additional to that, we could get a huge list of IPs to block from misc sites such as : ...
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banning all *azenv.php request to my server

I am using apache 2.2 under centos6, and I'm recently having some kind of accesses that are unwanted, and that I wish to ban. For instance, I have this in my error_log: [Sun Apr 14 01:06:29 2013] ...
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Black Hole DNS on Windows DNS Server

I am looking at configuring our Windows DNS Servers for some type of DNS based blackhole operation. Ideally, we would be able to use feeds from MalwareDomains.com or the like. I was curious how one ...
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My shared IP address is blacklisted. What's the quickest way of temporarily use another SMTP account with the same domain?

I manage a few shared hosting accounts for some customers in different hosting providers. One of the IPs of those accounts was blacklisted and my customer hasn't been able to send emails to Google ...
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A record blacklisted but not the originating IP of affected messages - Gmail rejections

A customer's email is being rejected by gmail with the following codes: Action: failed Status: 5.7.0 Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 554 5.7.0 Reject, id=17756-61 - SPAM I see the A record for the domain, ...
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In postfix how can I conditionally enforce check_sender_access

I am servicing 2 virtual domains: domain1.org , domain2.org. I want to enforce the following policy: If a client connects from an IP address in $mynetworks then I want to allow only mails for which ...
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Why are my emails going to spam folder?

My server ip is 78.46.138.249 and none of the blacklists I could find blacklist my domain. Nevertheless, many of my customers recieve their emails in their SPAM folder. I just created a live.com ...
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multiple blacklist files shorewall

I have been blocking by ip with shorewall and the blacklist file. I have decided to block a few country entirely and the blacklist file is huge! So my question is this: Is it possible to have ...
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Blacklist preventing DNS lookups?

To make a long story short, some users at another company who I have a lot of email correspondence with started having problems sending me email, they would get a message from the mailer daemon at ...