SORBS Sucks Of all people out there, I’m a quite vocal opponent of spamming – that is, unsolicited emails usually advertising some product or other. I know this problem won’t go away anytime soon.
Why SORBS Sucks. Alright... I've had enough. I typically try not to slag services which I think are a great service to the industry, but I quite frankly have had enough of this now that its time I rant.
Emails from GenoPro.com have been marked as spam by SORBS. Our experience with SORBS.
Why SORBS Sucks; SORBS Sucks; Why I agree that SORBS sucks! Google results for “sorbs sucks” One of the GMail MTAs (qmail.gmail.com) has been listed in the SORBS database (due to one jackass sending a mail to a SORBS spamtrap address) and now I haven’t been able to send mail to a number of my friends and family.
Some useful Google searches: sorbs extortion sorbs sucks "don't use" sorbs "do not use" sorbs. Back to Crap Stuff Back to Pigeon's Nest Be kind to pigeons ...
C:Steve>nslookup 22.214.171.124.dnsbl.sorbs.net Server: i Address: 192.168.80.100 Non-authoritative answer: Name: 126.96.36.199.dnsbl.sorbs.net Addresses: 127.0.0.10 You can tell which SORBS list you’re on using the table on this page.
SORBS was an arrogant list that was out of touch with reality and the problems administrators face. SORBS made far too many arbitrary decisions (like blocking netblocks because they LOOKED dynamic - without bothering to check) and caused real harm and damage to millions of people.
The Spam and Open Relay Blocking System (SORBS) was conceived as an anti-spam project where a daemon would check "on-the-fly", all servers from which it received email to determine if that email was sent via various types of proxy and open-relay servers.
rootnl asks: "Recently I decided to upgrade my email server with better spam detection and decided to use the SORBS blacklist. It is a very aggressive blacklist and could be deemed quite effective. However, I discovered two totally legal servers currently being blocked by their Spam 'o Matic service...
Gmail and SORBS Showing 1-15 of 15 messages. Gmail and SORBS: shreek: 12/15/05 1:44 PM: ... Being blocked like this sucks. /johan. Re: Gmail and SORBS: Gerard Seibert: