[SURBL-Discuss] To MUNGE to not to MUNGE

SM sm at resistor.net
Wed Sep 1 18:49:50 CEST 2004


Hi William,
At 12:01 01-09-2004, William Stearns wrote:
>         As a side note, I'm spending a _lot_ of time recently on
>"whitelist" domains; in this context, domains that should never end up on
>the blacklist.  I actively hunt down domains and add them to the whitelist
>even before they show up in a spam, so that if one of the submitters
>mis-submits earthlink.net, yahoo.com, surbl.org, or apache.org (*gulp*),
>those can never make it onto the blacklist.

This is a good way to avoid nasty surprises.  Expect the phone to ring 
non-stop if yahoo.com was blacklisted.

There is a .apache.org host listed in a RBL.  I'll leave it to the reader 
to find out the funny part of this. :)

Regards,
-sm 



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