" One of the things that goes wrong is that our email addresses are
harvested from contact lists and spambots distribute spam to those contact
addresses using our valid addresses - spoofing, it is called. * In that
way the list receives spam and the moderators have to ban those
they are real members that have had their address used for spoofing. "
It would appear this has happened to your email address. As I understand it
your email address has been harvested and used to send spam to the mailing
It seems the list manager has quite reasonably employed UCEProtect to keep
that spam from being distributed. As I noted, sometimes this is a problem
for real list members. There is really no way around this. There is a
real advantage to using UCEProtect or a similar system - we never get any
If you investigate the UCEProtect website they explain how you can combat
the harvesting and use of your email address. No one can do this for you,
you have to undertake the solution on your own.
Are you aware of a an anti-spam method that would work better than
> Greetings, Michael Ross!
> > How is it you are able to achieve the success of sending the post to
> > I am replying?
> Resending it manually through different mail provider, when I get a bounce.
> The rest of your post do not apply, as you apparently looking into wrong
> Here's the bounce:
> This message was created automatically by mail delivery software.
> A message that you sent could not be delivered to one or more of its
> recipients. This is a permanent error. The following address(es) failed:
> dia-list@gnom... > SMTP error from remote mail server after RCPT TO:<dia-list@gnom...>:
> host mail.gnome.org [184.108.40.206]: 554 5.7.1 Service unavailable;
> Client host [220.127.116.11] blocked using
> dnsbl-1.uceprotect.net; IP 18.104.22.168 is UCEPROTECT-Level 1 listed. See
> http://www.uceprotect.net/rblcheck.php?ipr=22.214.171.124 >
> Andrey Repin (anrdaemon@free...) 24.02.2012, <01:33>
> Sorry for my terrible english...
> dia-list mailing list
> dia-list@gnom... > http://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/dia-list > FAQ at http://live.gnome.org/Dia/Faq > Main page at http://live.gnome.org/Dia >
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