How can I stop spam from my Google Apps account?
September 18, 2012 4:03 AM Subscribe
What can I do about spam ostensibly being sent from my Google Apps-hosted domain?
posted by puffmoike to computers & internet (8 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
I use Google Apps to host my email accounts for [myfirstname][mysurname].com.au
After a trouble-free existence for almost ten years, I have started receiving enormous amounts of "unable to deliver" emails in reply to emails ostensibly sent from my domain. These are typically addressed to [randomstring]@[myfirstname][mysurname].com.au
- Obviously I don 't want to contribute to spam generally
- More particularly I don't want anybody to think I have spammed them
- I'm getting so many Undeliverable emails in my spam folder I can't possibly wade through them all to ensure legitimate emails aren't being incorrectly filtered.
What can I do? (Can I do anything?) All Google suggests is individually reporting all such replies as spam
. I'm getting around 300 emails a day - that's just not practical. Nor is changing my domain, as my business trades under my name.
(The irony, of course, is that I use a variety of other email accounts at different domains for all my personal email, signing up for online accounts, etc. Those accounts don't have any problems like this, whilst my pure 'work' account is being bombarded.)