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 Thursday, 08 November 2007

Email Submission Operations: Access and Accountability Requirements by Carl Hutzler, Dave Crocker, Pete Resnick, Eric Allman, and Tony Finch has recently been released as Best Current Practice (BCP) 134. This document provides recommendations for constructive operational policies between independent operators of email submission and transmission services to mitigate the propagation of spam and worms. Its goal is to improve lines of accountability for controlling abusive uses of the Internet mail service. This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements. For more information, click here.