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  • v. Present participle of greylist.


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  • Vodacom, however, said that in Europe blacklisting had not worked and "greylisting" was a better option.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • For example, greylisting institutes a delay period for unknown senders and causes spam blasts to miss their targets.

    Five-year plan: 8 problems IT must solve

  • My results with Spamassassin have been mixed, but if your ISP will employ greylisting, that will dramatically reduce the amount of spam one receives.

    Show yourselves

  • The problem with blacklisting as opposed to greylisting, said

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • MTN said it would indulge clients who had reported their phones stolen by midnight on Tuesday and requested a greylisting for a period of three months, after which these phones would be added to the blacklist.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Good: A list of IP addresses that have passed greylisting, have sent to very few nonexistent recipients, and have sent mostly non-spam.

    Latest Press Releases

  • Greylist Stumblers: A list of IP addresses that have been thwarted by greylisting.

    Latest Press Releases

  • Through its IP reputation filters, connection throttling, directory harvesting protection, and optional greylisting, GFI MAX MailEdge is able to safely block up to 90% of all spam emails and email threats before they reach the customer's network.

    Ferris Research

  • If our IP-by-IP response results were greylisting, it's a really, really, really dumb greylisting scheme.

    trimMail's Email Battles

  • Gotta be some greylisting of some sort, some filtering gone horribly wrong, or something to do with nested / threads of emails.

    trimMail's Email Battles


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