Industry News

Subdomain Management Changes

As many of you may have noticed, there have recently been some changes to the UI regarding subdomains. After talking with people about how subdomains were being used and abused across the internet, we decided to spend some time rethinking how dmarcian process, sorts and displays subdomains. These new changes allow our system to handle large quantities of subdomains more efficiently and accurately. (more…)
dmarcian
9 January 2017
Deployment

Too many DNS lookups?

People sometimes run into the "too many DNS lookups" error when rolling out SPF (Sender Policy Framework). It doesn't help that there is a lot of bad guidance on the Internet. This article describes how to fix this issue. (more…)
dmarcian
4 August 2016
Deploymentdmarcian Tools

Published a DMARC record but haven’t received any XML Reports?

A common problem many people face when implementing DMARC for the first time is that they are not receiving aggregate XML reports (reports generated for delivery to the rua= tag) in their dmarcian account. These XML reports are the driving force of DMARC. Without them, it's very difficult to get an accurate picture of your domain's usage across the internet. If you've created a dmarcian account, have published records but have not received data, don't fret!  It is typically caused by…
dmarcian
13 July 2016
Industry News

What is “External Destination Verification”?

A domain's DMARC record can tell the world to send DMARC reports to a different domain. For example, the domain example.org might have a DMARC record of: v=DMARC1; p=none; rua=mailto:dmarc_reports@sample.net This DMARC record tells people to send reports regarding example.org to the email address of dmarc_reports@sample.net. Before reports are sent, sample.net must tell the world that it is OK to send example.org's reports to sample.net. Otherwise, reports will not be sent to sample.net. Allowing "external" domains to accept DMARC reports…
dmarcian
23 June 2016