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Re: Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-macdonald-antispam-registry-00

2010-03-24 13:40:58

Looks good to me.


Make a note/comment why people may want to implement this and how/where it can help outside/within the security concerns. i.e. may help reduce support cost.

About the level of details gained for large ISPs. IMO, there is really a different mind set with large ISP vs the small to mid market ISP and private company/business mail servers. IMO, large ISP seem to be liberal about this, I guess in the name of automation and to help reduce cost. We don't see that same mindset with the much greater market of smaller isp and private operators. They can better afford manual reviews when it happens and really only when its reported and most of the time, its with their authenticated users, not usually anonymous senders, unless its a intended communication.

I am personally more incline to give a general public response with the details written to log for local operator review - on demand (wait for someone to complain which is normally the goods only, bad guys don't complain).

Anyway, good breakdown of reply codes.

Jeff Macdonald wrote:

Hi all,

The following draft put some concepts into words that I brought up a
few years ago. I'd love some commentary on it. Better yet, I'd love
adoption of it. :)

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Jeff Macdonald <JMacDonald(_at_)e-dialog(_dot_)com>
Date: Wed, Mar 24, 2010 at 12:12 PM
Subject: Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-macdonald-antispam-registry-00
To: Jeff Macdonald <macfisherman(_at_)gmail(_dot_)com>

Begin forwarded message:

From: IETF I-D Submission Tool <idsubmission(_at_)ietf(_dot_)org>
Date: March 23, 2010 2:19:39 PM EDT
To: Jeff Macdonald <JMacDonald(_at_)e-dialog(_dot_)com>
Subject: New Version Notification for draft-macdonald-antispam-registry-00

A new version of I-D, draft-macdonald-antispam-registry-00.txt has been 
successfully submitted by Jeff Macdonald and posted to the IETF repository.

Filename:      draft-macdonald-antispam-registry
Revision:      00
Title:                 Suggested values for SMTP Enhanced Status Codes for 
Anti-Spam Policy
Creation_date:         2010-03-22
WG ID:                 Independent Submission
Number_of_pages: 13

This document establishes a set of extended SMTP policy codes for
anti-spam. It seeks to provide additional codes for error texts that
currently use the extended SMTP error code 5.7.1. The anti-spam codes
were determined by looking at error texts produced by major ISPs and
finding commonalities. The result is a new set of error texts with
associated extended SMTP error codes.

The IETF Secretariat.


Hector Santos