- Compatible XF Versions 2.x
Navigate to the Banned emails page.
Admin Control Panel → Users → User discipline → Banned emails
Click on the Import button and select the
banned_email_hosts_2018-11-18.xmlfile that is included in the zip archive.
This list is derived from the MIT-licensed mailchecker by FGRibreau and disposable-email-domains by andreis.
Updates should happen on a once per month basis.
The following free domains are blanket banned: .tk .ml .ga .cf .gq
The list was reduced from 7,350 hosts to 5,318 in the October update.
todο: link to download the previous version in case users complain about banning the above tlds
All the hosts, that are of 5 characters or less, have the @ symbol prepended before the wildcard. Lengthier domains are evaluated without the @ symbol.