DomainKeys Identified Mail is a scheme for signing and verifying email messages to confirm that that the source hasn't been forged, and is typically implemented by MTAs. The source MTA adds a header to the message body containing a signature, and the destination MTA verifies this signature against a ...

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Yahoo flagging mail as spam when using relay server

I'm using Postfix to relay mail from my site to my mail server. Mail is received properly at my Gmail and Hotmail accounts - only Yahoo is the problem. The Yahoo mail headers state: Received-SPF: ...
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What are the advantages of DKIM?

After making my server sign outgoing email I started to wonder what the benefits are. This is the opposite of a previously asked question. Naively I see two benefits: We can throw away all emails ...
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Should DKIM signing happen in the application or the MTA?

I'm trying to weigh up whether DKIM signing should be done by the application sending mail (for instance, the mailing list software you're using) or at the mail transfer agent (sendmail, postfix etc). ...
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Getting Exchange to do DKIM

Having read Jeff's blog post about Email and DKIM, I'm thinking it might be good to DKIM all mail coming out of our Exchange 2003 servers. Whats a good way of going about that?
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How important is sender validation, and what matters?

When I started learning how to configure email, SPF existed but there were doubts about whether it was a good thing, and the value of offering SPF records in DNS. Now it seems that it is widely ...
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DKIM passes everywhere apart from Yahoo!

I'm using dkim-milter, Postfix on Ubuntu (I think I used these instructions for setting up). Anyway, using the reflectors such as Port25, BlackOps and Altn.com I get passes for DKIM: X-DKIM: OpenDKIM ...
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I can't send email from my server to gmail addresses

I'm using postfix, and have setup spf, dkim, and domainkeys. I can get my email to go to Yahoo, but not gmail. Here's the headers from an email send to Yahoo. Yahoo reports the email as domain key ...
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DKIM error: dkim=neutral (bad version) header.i=

Ive been struggling the last couple of hours with setting up DKIM on my Postfix/CentOS 5.3 server. It finally sends and signs the emails, but apparently Google still does not like it. The errors I'm ...
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Are there any pitfalls to DKIM?

We are considering implementing DKIM, the pros seem pretty obvious. Are there any cons? I know this is a bit vague and possibly subjective so I will accept what seems to me to be the most complete ...
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Emails are going to spam

Hey guys, I am currently running exchange 2010, I have implemented SPF record, and tried to implement dkim/domain keys using domain sink, but it doesn't seem to work. The problem I am having is that ...
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SMTP server on Win2008, SPF ecc

I want be able to send outgoing email from my website. I want to setup Win2008 smtp to be able to send them respecting all the spam rules. My checklist is: the smtp should be able to accept ...
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Debian Unstable + Postfix 2.6.5 + dkim-filter 2.8.2 issue

I have Postfix installed on Debian Unstable, as the title states, the system is completely up-to-date, I have tried to get DKIM signatures working on outgoing mail using dkim-filter 2.8.2. I couldn't ...
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Emails is marked as spam

Hi We have set up the DKIM in our mail server using sendmail and configured our DNS record also. Still our mails are marked as spam. Also when we sent the mail from outlook the domainkey ...
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Changing DNS Name checking

using windows 2003 Server with DNS service brought me to the option of "name checking". Our current setting is "RFC only". This settings prohibits names with underscore at the beginning, which is ...
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Postfix & DKIMproxy woes: Connection Refused

I have my server setup exactly like this article here: Getting DKIMproxy installed and configured, yet I am having the following issue. When I go to send an email to my server through port 587, I get ...
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DKIM sign outgoing mail from any domain (with Postfix and Ubuntu)

I got DKIM setup on my mail server (postfix and ubuntu) so it signs outgoing emails. I used these instructions: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Postfix/DKIM However, I need it to sign emails from ...
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Postfix with DKIM on Ubuntu

I want to improve deliverability for my outgoing emails with DKIM. I've gotten dkim-filter installed for postfix, using this tutorial https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Postfix/DKIM It seems to be ...
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Yahoo Domain Keys setup, getting dkim=permerror (no key)

I'm working on getting DKIM installed on my outgoing mail server, to help my email deliverability to my Yahoo clients (all legit emails, etc, no spamming). I've got DKIM-Signature: and ...