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Is There A Way To Delay The Response To SMTP Authentication Failures? (Doc ID 2021676.1)

Last updated on MARCH 18, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 6.2.0 and later
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Is there a way to delay the response to SMTP authentication failures? 


We appear to be answering "535 5.7.8 Bad username or password (Authentication failed).” on port 587, with absolutely 0 seconds delay on our outbound mta servers. We would like to delay these specific responses by a second or two.


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