Are your cPanel, Plesk or DirectAdmin servers email blacklisted? Here’s how you can prevent spam block listing of web hosting servers
Spam block listing or IP address blacklisting happens when spam traps detect outbound spam mails from a web hosting server. Spam mails are primarily sent using:
1. Spam scripts uploaded to a hacked web site which has outdated and vulnerable web applications(WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, etc). 2. Stolen/leaked passwords to email accounts that allow spam mails through email authentication. 3. Un-secured email server that acts as an open email relay. (more…)
Are your cPanel, Plesk or DirectAdmin servers email blacklisted? Here’s how you can prevent spam block listing of web hosting servers was last modified: July 9th, 2018 by Visakh S
At one time or another, every shared web hosting company has had to deal with email blacklisting issues. Hacked web sites, stolen/leaked account login details, or improperly configured mail servers allow hackers to send out thousands of spam, raising red flags in IP reputation monitors across the internet.
Deleting spam everyday is a sheer waste of time and it sure is frustrating to see them take over our mailbox. Have you ever imagined how nice it would be, if your mailbox could identify these problem makers, get rid of them and help you regain the control of your mailbox?
To help our mailbox battle spam, Parallels Plesk Panel has a perfect killer on job:-SpamAssassin.SpamAssasin keeps an eye on your mailbox and uses efficient scoring heuristics to identify and snatch spam. In fact, it is very powerful and a much sought after filter which explains why it is popularly being used in other web hosting control panels too, like cPanel. So, as a web host, you might want to opt enabling SpamAssassin in the control panel, to give your customers , the best of deals.
Good Riddance to SPAM: Effective Spam Filtering with SpamAssassin was last modified: July 20th, 2017 by Hamish Oscar Lawrence
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