Asked Questions... with answers!
What is emailSpoofTest.com and what is it used for?
the only safe, easy, and private email self-penetration testing
platform with everything you need to test and validate the security
of any email system.
is to send yourself phishing & fraud emails using all the possible
ways hackers can fake email; to test if an email system will drop
the fraud email or allow fraud email in. If you get any of the clearly marked test
emails, there are instructions inside with hints on how to correct
Why is there
a need for emailSpoofTest.com?
We found that
even the advanced and carefully configured email security
systems have security controls that are misconfigured or simply
do not work
initialized by email fraud
are complicated, expensive, and exposes flaws to a 3rd party
It's not. It has a
cost of course but we decided that the global ransomware problem was
important enough to get the word out first and then see who will
jump in and help.
I didn't receive any email from emailSpoofTest.com, am I safe?
No, the best way to
know you are protected is to have your system
validated by our team.
Disclaimer: By using this site you are not safer, nor proving you are safe from anything in any way. This is simply a test tool to help you figure out how exposed (not safe) you might be.
Sometimes the emails can take a few minutes to get delivered but
typically our emails are delivered within 10 minutes. If its slow, its
probably you, not us. Our end of the operation is very fast and
simple. If this site stops working correctly please
let us know. If you did not receive any of our emails, this is
not an indicator that you are protected. Check SPAM and other protection mechanisms.
If you received one of our test emails then
your systems are very likely vulnerable. If you received one of these emails in your SPAM
your systems are very likely vulnerable
What are you doing with my email address?
You will not get
spam sourced from us! This site does not sell your email to ad
firms that will annoy you later. We don't store it in a database,
we just help you test. We run analytics on site traffic and the
number of emails tests. We are interested in how valuable the tool
is and how we can make it better for you. We hope to use this data
to attract partners and advertisers.
This site is not for profit, it's just here to help the security
If you find this
site useful help us out!
The best way to help is to tell your
friends and colleagues on social media. Show people how to use
this site. Or use the site as a tool in your own consulting
practice. Another way to help is feedback! Tell us how to be
better. Use the form below.
Finally, a great way to help is to
test often. We see you out there and we appreciate you!