[Operators] DNSBLs

Sean Dilda sean at duke.edu
Wed Nov 18 10:45:02 CST 2009


Evgeniy Khramtsov wrote:
> Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>> So you built your own DNSBL instead of using one of the common lists 
>> for email, correct?
>>
> 
> Yes. We don't think SMTP DNSBLs make much sense in XMPP.
> 

I would agree with that sentiment.  SMTP DNSBLs list hosts that are 
known to send spam emails.  There's no reason to believe that only hosts 
that send spam emails will send spam IMs.


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