[Dshield] AOL rejecting emails ?

Brian Dessent brian at dessent.net
Sun Jun 29 22:07:47 GMT 2003

Andreas Bischoff wrote:
> Dear all,
> in light of the discussions about port and content filtering
> I decided to describe my little problem with AOL, although
> it's not directly security related:

This is nothing new.  Are you trying to relay directly rather than using
a smarthost?  AOL is very aggressive about not accepting mail from what
they deem to be end-user/dialup/dynamic pools.  Go to openrbl.org and
enter the IP address of the machine trying to deliver the mail and see
if you're on any of those lists.


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