[dmarc-discuss] DMARC is Helping!

Tim Draegen tim at eudaemon.net
Mon Jun 25 13:50:13 PDT 2012

On Jun 25, 2012, at 2:45 PM, John Coutts wrote:
> Our domain was receiving 9,000 to 15,000 email connection attempts per day.
> Now I know that is a drop in the bucket for some, but for a domain that has
> not sent or received email for over 15 years, it is ridiculous. I am a firm
> believer in rejecting email before DATA, and I have implemented such a
> system. DMARC in and of itself does not do that, but spammers are realizing
> that the spoofed emails using our domain name are not getting through, and
> email from the large email suppliers who support DMARC has dropped off
> substantially. Between DMARC and the changes we have implemented, we are
> now down to 400-500 connection attempts per day.

Hi John, would you might sharing which domain you're referring to?  You may be able to get the ISPs to share what they've done from their side.

=- Tim

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