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Topic # 140570 13-Feb-2014 10:17
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The original message was received at Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:11:49 +1300 from []      ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <deleted@deleted>    (reason: 550 5.7.1 Recipient not authorized, your IP has been found on a block list)      ----- Transcript of session follows ----- ... while talking to >>> DATA <<< 550 5.7.1 Recipient not authorized, your IP has been found on a block list 550 5.1.1 <deleted@deleted>... User unknown <<< 503 5.5.2 Need rcpt command


and its happened again, this time sending to xnet

   ----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors ----- <>    (reason: 554 5.7.1 Service unavailable; Client host [] blocked using; Blocked - see

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  Reply # 986678 13-Feb-2014 11:44
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That would be great - If people could stop sending spam That'd be great

no but in all seriousness, we're aware of this, it is with our systems team, something will surface on the website to reflect this, the downside is that most places require 48 hours of spamming to stop before we'll be removed. More updates as we have them from our systems team

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  Reply # 987075 13-Feb-2014 23:44
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Yeah I'm being hit by it now as well.

Any updates

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  Reply # 987084 14-Feb-2014 01:25
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Just part of running an ISP SMTP server, even with the best filtering appliances available you're still somewhat at the mercy of spammers / your own users.

You can run all fancy scripts limiting the numbers of messages sent per minute / hour but if enough gets through a blacklist awaits, in this case still sorbs.

If your business depends on email, use your own mail server or use gmail to host your domain email, less likely to get caught in the crossfire

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