SMTP Relays...

From: David V. Corbin <>
Date: Thu Sep 2 11:24:44 2004

>>> Indeed. But only fools react to open relays by
>>> blacklisting an entire ISP domain, as (I think) ORBS has done.

But what IF a major service provider was to decide to "reduce spam" by
prefenting ALL of their residential customers from accessing and SMTP server
but their own [the cable company's].....

This has actually happended here in NY. You MUST use their SMTP server!!!!
[they have blocked ALL outbound traffic on port 25 except to their IP!]
Received on Thu Sep 02 2004 - 11:24:44 BST

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