incoming smtp from v6 addresses

Mike Tancsa mike at sentex.net
Wed Jan 4 15:46:08 UTC 2012


On 1/4/2012 5:10 AM, Randy Bush wrote:
> for incoming mail that is *accepted*, i.e. not stuff like
>     2012-01-04 00:37:28 REJECT because 118.39.80.118 listed in rbl-plus.mail-abuse.org
>     2012-01-04 00:37:28 H=(nexo.es) [118.39.80.118] F=<pedrom at nexo.es> rejected RCPT <owner-radiusext at ops.ietf.org>: blocked because 118.39.80.118 is in  blacklist at rbl-plus.mail-abuse.org: Mail from 118.39.80.118 blocked using Trend Micro Email Reputation database. Please see <http://www.mail-abuse.com/cgi-bin/lookup?118.39.80.118>
>     2012-01-04 00:37:28 no host name found for IP address 118.39.80.118
>     2012-01-04 00:37:29 REJECT 118.39.80.118 too many bad recip
>     2012-01-04 00:37:29 REJECT because 118.39.80.118 listed in rbl-plus.mail-abuse.org
> 
> 7.8% is over ipv6 transport
> 
> but only 2% of outgoing deliveries are over ipv6.

For accepted mail today,

2% is v6 for outbound,
4% for v6 is inbound.

I suspect the higher inbound values might be due to tech mailling lists
which tend to come from IPv6 enabled hosts ?

	---Mike


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