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Re: Outbound E-mail rate limiting for users
From: "King, Ronald A." <raking () NSU EDU>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:14:46 -0500

500 internal, 100 through the gateways with a few exceptions.

 

 

Ronald King

Security Engineer

Norfolk State University

http://security.nsu.edu <http://security.nsu.edu/> 

 

From: The EDUCAUSE Security Constituent Group Listserv
[mailto:SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU] On Behalf Of Kincaid, Chris
Sent: Wednesday, December 12, 2012 6:54 PM
To: SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU
Subject: [SECURITY] Outbound E-mail rate limiting for users

 

Colleagues,

 

Do any of you limit the amount of outbound e-mails a user can send in a
given time?  The reason I ask is we are attempting to throttle outbound
messages to cut off before we send out 75k spam messages in an afternoon,
and then get blacklisted.  We use proofpoint, and they have a patch to
throttle down outbound users after a threshold is crossed. I just don't want
to set it too tight and cut off anyone legitimately sending out messages

Thanks,

 

Chris Kincaid, MBA

Associate Director, Enterprise Services|Information Technology Services

Description: redlogo

1200 East Colton Avenue |Redlands, CA 92373-0999

 

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