Group: netwin.surgemail
From: Frank Bulk <>
Subject: RE: [SurgeMail List] Fwd: Gmail
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 04:51:54 +0000

There are settings in SM to prevent an email address or IP address or email/IP address pair from sending more than x emails per 30 or 60 minutes.


-----Original Message-----
From: Lyle [] 
Sent: Saturday, February 11, 2017 9:13 PM
Subject: Re: [SurgeMail List] Fwd: Gmail

That's always an issue.  A while back I had a user's password compromise 
and these guys managed to send out in excess of 100,000 emails in just 2 

But thanks on the setting.


On 02/11/17 18:10, surgemail-support wrote:
> Yes get dkim and spf configured, and yes you can enable encryption, set
> g_ssl_try_out "*"
> I don't know if ssl would help with this issue though, dkim and spf 
> are the primary means of clarifying that your messages are really from 
> you.
> In addition to that check you don't have a spammer sending out spam 
> and damaging your reputation
> ChrisP
> On 12/02/2017 3:08 a.m., wrote:
>> I am hearing rumors that a lot of email coming out of my servers is 
>> ending up as SPAM at Gmail. (not a problem elsewhere and no I am not 
>> an mass email provider).
>> One third party report indicated that our email was not encrypted? I 
>> am not sure of this report as it's third party. But is there a 
>> setting for outbound email to attempt ssl/tls connection that I might 
>> be missing?
>> Or are they misinterrupting the signals from Gmail, did they really 
>> mean authenicated email. Which would mean missing SPF or DKIM 
>> signatures or ???
>> I don't have enough direct evidence to support either theory right 
>> now. Just wondering if someone else has run across this.
>> Thanks,
>> Lyle Giese
>> LCR Computer Services, Inc.