[Chugalug] Using g-mail for mass mailings

Nick Smith nick at nicksmith.us
Mon Oct 15 23:45:20 UTC 2012


Google apps (maybe gmail as well?) will only let you send 2000 emails
a day, after that you can only receive for a 24 hour period.

http://support.google.com/a/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=166852

On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 6:39 PM, Stephen Haywood
<stephen at averagesecurityguy.info> wrote:
> Set up SPF records for your domain or a sub domain and set up your own SMTP
> server. Or you could use a script I wrote call Setmail that can act as an
> open relay. Set it up on an internal server and only allow outbound access.
> I wrote it to use in Phishing campaigns for social engineering tests.
>
> Stephen Haywood
> Information Security Consultant
> W: www.averagesecurityguy.info
> T: @averagesecguy
>
> On Oct 15, 2012, at 6:12 PM, wes <wes at the-wes.com> wrote:
>
> gmail has very specific rules about email volume:
>
> https://support.google.com/mail/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=81126
>
> -wes
>
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 1:50 PM, Rod-Lists <rod-lists at epbfi.com> wrote:
>>
>> I been tasked to figure out how to send receipts via e-mail.
>> I look at the documentation and all I need is a SMTP mail server and port
>> # to punch in.
>> Problem, like many organizations we handle our mail via Gmail.
>> We have our own domain. But I was wondering (1)if gmail allows outside
>> apps to access its functionality and (2) won't a spam flag get tripped if I
>> do a mass mailing?
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