Schlagwort: spam

Akismet vs. Antispam Bee

Ich habe den Spamschutz des Blogs mal von Akismet auf Antispam Bee umgestellt. Die Benutzung von Akismet ist datenschutztechnisch in Deutschland wohl heikel, weil Daten der Kommentierer gesammelt und an Server in den USA übermittelt werden. Muss ja nicht sein. Auch nicht, dass ich abgemahnt werde …

Spam comments

I activated moderation for comments since i get a lot of spam recently. Sorry for inconvenience …

Bad luck with spam filters

I just noticed that some of my sent e-mails haven't been delivered. The bad thing is, some mails have really been important, such as an application for a job or a registration for a congress. I didn't notice, that the mails haven't been delivered …
I relay my mails with a local SMTP server to the smtp server of the mail provider, which works quite well – but not with google's smtp server. This one needs TLS authentication, which I didn't know – but unfortunately the error message was catched by google's spam filters – the error messages were put into the spam folder and not forwarded to my local IMAP. I logged on to the web frontend of gmail today and so I found out. *duh*