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Re: Blacklists Compared 17 October 2009

From: Raymond Dijkxhoorn <raymond_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Apr 07 2010 - 13:14:11 GMT
To: Marc Perkel <support@junkemailfilter.com>

Hi!

>>> http://www.sdsc.edu/~jeff/spam/cbc.html

>> It seems barracuda is still leading, but is that also everyone's
>> experience? Can anyone provide details on how Jeff computed this
>> information and is it as cut-and-dried as this makes it seem? IOW,
>> barracuda, the free service, is "better" than all the rest...

> spams him. So the experience of others might vary. There's not a lot of
> comparisons out there so this gives me some clue. But it doesn'y say anything
> about the quality of the lists as it has apews listed highly. If I created a
> list that blacklisted everything I would be first.

Setup a blacklist blocking ANY ip and you are ranked #1 in this test.
Its of no use at all IMHO.

Bye,
Raymond.