Jan 26, 2024
Google and Yahoo! Deadline Approaching for Email ...
In just a few days on February 1st, 2024, Yahoo! and Google will be attempting a crack down on spammers by enforcing authentication requirements for domains sending more than 5,000 emails per day. Specifically, BOTH Google and Yahoo! will require DKIM and SPF to be properly implemented. ... Read More
Jan 08, 2024
Happy New Year 2024
The McGrail Foundation would like to join everyone in welcoming in the New Year. The foundation is happy to have been able to assist in keeping the world safer from more scams and spam in 2023 and cheers to continuing this trend into 2024. In order to continue operations and provide our work, ... Read More
Nov 30, 2023
Sponsor Spotlight: Linode+Akamai
The McGrail Foundation is pleased to thank Linode+Akamai for their continued support and sponsorship. Due to their continued support with donating the servers that support The McGrail Foundation, we are able to provide our Wild RBL for free for anyone to use. The McGrail Foundation ... Read More
Mar 21, 2023
ANNOUNCE: KAM Ruleset Turning PCCC Wild RBL Back On
The Foundation is pleased to announce that users of the KAM ruleset will once again have the free use of the PCCC Wild RBL. The RBL was previously removed from use due to its popularity. Thanks go to Linode.com for donating the servers and as always thanks to PCCC for the datafeed. The ... Read More
Sep 01, 2021
Do we Need to Prove Phishing Works?
At the McGrail Foundation, we believe that education is the best way to help users safer in a world of scams not testing users with fake phishes. For example, in September 2020, the Chicago Tribune wanted to test its cyber defenses by phishing their employees. The only problem? The phishing email ... Read More