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Article Id 278245
Description

This article describes how to Bypass Sender Alignment Checks for a Specific Sender.

Scope FortiMail v7.0, v7.2, v7.4.
Solution

When requiring an exemption for a particular sender from the Sender Alignment check, create an Exempt Rule for the sender in the Impersonation Profile. FortiMail will skip all Impersonation Analysis checks including Sender Alignment:

 

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  • Create an Exempt Rule for 'email address' in the 'Header From'.
  • Use '*' to display the name pattern.

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  • The sender has been exempted from the sender alignment check by impersonation exempt profile:

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