Have you been blocked?
All blocklists are researched and managed by The Spamhaus Project.
Simply click on the link below, which will take you to the Project’s IP and Domain Reputation Checker. From here you will be able to enter your IP or Domain and begin your request for removal.
Please note that the Project’s IP and Domain Reputation Checker is the only place where removals are handled.
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Spam (SBL), Policy (PBL), Exploits (XBL) and Auth (AuthBL) blocklists allow you to filter email from IPs associated with spam, botnets, and other threats.
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The Blocklist Tester
A tool to help you check if your servers are correctly configured to use Spamhaus DNSBLs.
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Spamhaus is the trusted authority on IP and domain reputation data, with over two decades of experience. This experience, the quality and accuracy of data, alongside our robust infrastructure, is what sets us apart.
Our data protects and provides insight across networks and email worldwide. Spamhaus’ datasets are used by leading global technology companies, internet service providers and hosting companies, among others. We currently protect over three billion mailboxes daily.
Spamhaus’ threat intelligence data sets are plugged directly into your existing infrastructure. This saves on additional hardware costs. They update in real time, protecting your email systems, networks, and users from the latest threats. You can also investigate incidents and compromised internet infrastructure utilizing our data. Our highly experienced team of researchers work on your behalf to detect threats from spam, malware, ransomware, botnets and phishing threats.
The Spamhaus Project researches and manages the blocklists. To request removal from one of the Spamhaus blocklists, please click on the button below.
14 October 2021
Q3 has seen a massive 82% rise in the number of new botnet command and controllers (C&Cs) identified by our research team. They have observed an explosion in the use of backdoor malware with nefarious operators hiding behind FastFlux.
28 September 2021
There's now a tool to test if your email servers are correctly configured to use the Spamhaus blocklists, called the Blocklist Tester.
23 March 2021
We're aware that it can take time to find the right use case and build the right application to meet its needs. So, we've created a license to give developers access to the data without the 30-day time limit attached to a trial. The developer license runs for six-month periods.
Global cybersecurity software company, Red Sift, use the Spamhaus Intelligence API to free up time for their customers while providing important insight on why an IP is blocked.
"Spamhaus data allows us to add huge amounts of value for our customers and beyond."
Deepak Prabhakara, Founding Engineer and CTO, Red Sift