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Bob Goudriaan successor of Marc Gauw 2017/10/12

NLnet Labs' Jaap Akkerhuis inducted in Internet Hall of Fame 2017/09/19

NLnet and Gartner to write vision for EC's Next Generation Internet initiative 2017/04/12

Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs donates 0.5 million to "Internet Hardening Fund" 2016/12/16

Vietsch Foundation and NLnet cooperate in internet R&D for research and education 2016/09/28

 

MAPS

[Mail Abuse Protection System -- 1999/01/01]

MAPS is a service to limit the transport of known-to-be-unwanted mass e-mail based on the address of the sending MTA (Mail Transfer Agent).

MAPS operates with little overhead: other anti-spam systems typically operate "later in the pipeline," by first accepting the e-mail, and then analysing its headers and/or content for a possible rejection. MAPS tries to avoid accepting the spam message to start with. Although more expensive in terms of network and computing resources, accepting the email does allow personalization and content analysis of the spam, which MAPS does not offer.

The four main services offered are the

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Deadline December 1st, 2017.

 

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