Email Greylisting: An Applicability Statement for SMTP
RFC 6647

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-20
09 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'This document describes the art of email greylisting, the practice of providing temporarily degraded service to ...
2015-10-14
09 (System) Notify list changed from appsawg-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting@ietf.org to (None)
2012-06-18
09 (System) RFC published
2012-05-01
09 Amy Vezza State changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2012-04-30
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2012-04-30
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2012-04-30
09 Amy Vezza State changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2012-04-30
09 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2012-04-30
09 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2012-04-30
09 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2012-04-26
09 Cindy Morgan State changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation
2012-04-26
09 Murray Kucherawy New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-09.txt
2012-04-26
08 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot comment]
Agreed with the authors to replace bullet 2 in Section 5 with this text:

  2.  Include a configurable time window within which ...
2012-04-26
08 Martin Stiemerling Ballot comment text updated for Martin Stiemerling
2012-04-26
08 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot comment]
Agreed with the authors to replace bullet 2 in Section 5 with this text:
  2.  Include a configurable time window within which ...
2012-04-26
08 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] Position for Martin Stiemerling has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2012-04-26
08 Ralph Droms [Ballot comment]
Thanks for addressing my comment.
2012-04-26
08 Ralph Droms Ballot comment text updated for Ralph Droms
2012-04-25
08 Ralph Droms
[Ballot comment]
Thanks to Benoit for asking me about the effect of DHCP, which
prompted this comment:

It might be worth mentioning that changes in ...
2012-04-25
08 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ralph Droms
2012-04-25
08 Wesley Eddy [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Wesley Eddy
2012-04-25
08 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot comment]
I strongly support this effort which draws a line between blacklisting and more acceptable techniques. I hope this will serve as encouragement to ...
2012-04-25
08 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Adrian Farrel
2012-04-25
08 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ronald Bonica
2012-04-25
08 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
Please expand MTA.
I know that you wrote: "Readers need to be familiar with the material and terminology discussed in [MAIL] and [EMAIL-ARCH]." ...
2012-04-25
08 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2012-04-24
08 Stewart Bryant [Ballot comment]
Thank you for the explanation.
2012-04-24
08 Stewart Bryant [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stewart Bryant has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2012-04-24
08 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]
- intro: "a period of time" is usually measured in minutes here, might
be worth saying that just in case

- 2.3: Odd ...
2012-04-24
08 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2012-04-24
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]

  Please consider the editorial comments from the Gen-ART Review by
  Kathleen Moriarty on 23-Apr-2012.  The review can be found at:
  ...
2012-04-24
08 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Russ Housley
2012-04-24
08 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot discuss]
Section 5. point 2: The minimum default window is one minute. This seems to be rather short in respect of clock skew between ...
2012-04-24
08 Martin Stiemerling Ballot discuss text updated for Martin Stiemerling
2012-04-23
08 Kathleen Moriarty Request for Telechat review by GENART No Response. Reviewer: Kathleen Moriarty.
2012-04-23
08 Robert Sparks
[Ballot comment]
This is a very clear and helpful document. Thank you for making the effort to assemble it.

Greylisting has been widely deployed for ...
2012-04-23
08 Robert Sparks Ballot comment text updated for Robert Sparks
2012-04-23
08 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Sean Turner
2012-04-23
08 Robert Sparks
[Ballot comment]
This is a very clear and helpful document. Thank you for making the effort to assemble it.

Greylisting has been widely deployed for ...
2012-04-23
08 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Robert Sparks
2012-04-23
08 Stewart Bryant
[Ballot discuss]
In reading this document I was left wondering whether the cure was not worse than the disease. Certainly there were a number of ...
2012-04-23
08 Stewart Bryant
[Ballot comment]

It also struck me that in the arms race with the spammers this would likely be circumvented if it proved in any way ...
2012-04-23
08 Stewart Bryant [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Stewart Bryant
2012-04-23
08 Brian Haberman
[Ballot comment]
This is a well-written document and describes a useful function.  I do support Martin's DISCUSS about the status.  It definitely reads like a ...
2012-04-23
08 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2012-04-23
08 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot discuss]
- I'm not sure that this draft is really for 'Proposed Standard', as after reading it, it looks to me more like Best ...
2012-04-23
08 Martin Stiemerling
[Ballot comment]
- Section 1:
"this can justify providing degraded service, until there is a basis
  for provider better service."
I cannot parse the ...
2012-04-23
08 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2012-04-22
08 Murray Kucherawy New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-08.txt
2012-04-22
07 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Donald Eastlake.
2012-04-22
07 Pete Resnick
[Ballot comment]
2.5

  Some implementations do filtering here

I think you meant, "Some implementations do greylisting here". There's no filtering described in this section. ...
2012-04-22
07 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2012-04-19
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Kathleen Moriarty
2012-04-19
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Kathleen Moriarty
2012-04-17
07 Murray Kucherawy New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-07.txt
2012-04-13
06 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was changed
2012-04-13
06 Barry Leiba State changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2012-04-13
06 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2012-04-10
06 Pearl Liang
IESG:

IANA has reviewed draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-06.txt, which is
currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that this document doesn't require any IANA ...
2012-04-05
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Kathleen Moriarty
2012-04-05
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Kathleen Moriarty
2012-04-03
06 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Donald Eastlake
2012-04-03
06 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Donald Eastlake
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba
PROTO writeup:
The Applications Area Working Group (appsawg) requests the publication of draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting as a Proposed Standard Applicability Statement.

(1) What type of RFC is ...
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba Placed on agenda for telechat - 2012-04-26
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba Ballot has been issued
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba Created "Approve" ballot
2012-03-31
06 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was changed
2012-03-30
06 Cindy Morgan Last call sent
2012-03-30
06 Cindy Morgan
State changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested

The following Last Call Announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>

To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org> ...
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Last call was requested
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Last call announcement was generated
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Ballot approval text was generated
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Ballot writeup was generated
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Shepherd writeup is in the tracker.
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba State changed to Last Call Requested from AD is watching
2012-03-30
06 Barry Leiba Changed protocol writeup
2012-03-30
06 Alexey Melnikov Changed protocol writeup
2012-03-30
06 Alexey Melnikov IETF state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from Waiting for WG Chair Go-Ahead
2012-03-29
06 Alexey Melnikov I verified that my shepherd review comments were addressed and I am now requesting IESG processing.
2012-03-29
06 Barry Leiba Responsible AD changed to Barry Leiba from Pete Resnick
2012-03-25
06 Murray Kucherawy New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-06.txt
2012-03-23
05 Barry Leiba Changed shepherd to Alexey Melnikov
2012-03-23
05 Barry Leiba IETF state changed to Waiting for WG Chair Go-Ahead from In WG Last Call
2012-03-09
05 Barry Leiba Changed protocol writeup
2012-03-09
05 Barry Leiba IETF state changed to In WG Last Call from WG Document
2012-03-09
05 Barry Leiba WGLC ended, changing shepherd to Alexey
2012-03-09
05 Barry Leiba WGLC ends 23 March
2012-03-09
05 Barry Leiba Changed shepherd to Barry Leiba
2012-02-22
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-05.txt
2012-02-17
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-04.txt
2012-02-15
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-03.txt
2012-02-04
05 Pete Resnick Draft added in state AD is watching
2012-01-31
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-02.txt
2012-01-20
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-01.txt
2011-12-06
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-appsawg-greylisting-00.txt