What is Greylisting in cpanel?


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Greylisting helps to prevent spamming for your email account. After enabling greylisting server rejects unknown emails and after sometime try to send that email again. Greylisting distinguish incoming emails by triplets, and triplet contains the sender’s IP address, recipient’s address and IP address. In greylisting filter email will get a second chance to pass through server is mail is genuine.

You can enable or disable greylisting for your domain in cpanel:
  • Login to cpanel.
  • Here find Greylisting option in under “Email” panel.
  • Now you can enable/disable Greylisting for your domain.