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[Discuss] Verizon blacklisted me

On Fri, Aug 8, 2014 at 3:26 PM, Daniel Barrett <dbarrett at> wrote:
> Chapter 2 of the saga...
> After Verizon insisted for the Nth time that I am not blacklisted and
> my email client settings must be wrong, I tried an experiment. My
> Verizon username and password definitely work on and
> Could it be possible, I wondered, that they could
> be failing ONLY on The answer appears to be YES.
> I used telnet and stunnel4 to talk to over port 465,
> using the "AUTH LOGIN" command to authenticate, after base-64-encoding
> my username and password:

I thought about suggesting this earlier, but you might try it with a
client program (i.e. Outlook)

This Verizon web page seems official

Bill Bogstad

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