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How to restore a little decorum to your SMTP: please RTFM

So, you want to run your own mail server, while someone else holds your beer? Ok, listen, do yourself a favor: please, RTFM, or carefully follow these steps. assign an IP to your SMTP; make…

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Email authentication and italian Public Administration: a long way to go

Italian Public Administrations are adopting some e-mail authentication measures like┬áSPF (Sender Policy Framework) and DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance) TXT records in their authoritative name servers’ zone file. A little improvement can be…

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Analysis on poor reputation of the italian Public Administration websites

Websites, spam and blacklists: how do they correlate? Everyone could argue that a broken website can (hacked or not) send junk mail, therefore be marked as spam-sending and as a consequence listed in one or…

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Anti spam measures adopted by italian Public Administrations: mostly SPF

It’s a long way to run, granted. Italian Public Administrations are adopting some anti spam measures as SPF (Sender Policy Framework) and DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance) TXT records in their authoritative name…

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