mailchecker

Cross-language temporary (disposable/throwaway) email detection library. Covers hundreds fake email providers.

npm install mailchecker
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Cross-language email validation. Backed by a database of 463 throwable email providers.

This will be very helpful when you have to contact your users and you want to avoid errors causing lack of communication or want to block "spamboxes".


MailChecker currently supports:


Usage

NodeJS

var MailChecker = require('mailchecker');

if(!MailChecker('myemail@yopmail.com')){
  console.error('O RLY !');
  process.exit(1);
}

if(!MailChecker('myemail.com')){
  console.error('O RLY !');
  process.exit(1);
}

JavaScript

<script type="text/javascript" src="MailChecker/platform/javascript/MailChecker.js"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
if(!MailChecker('myemail@yopmail.com')){
  console.error('O RLY !');
}

if(!MailChecker('myemail.com')){
  console.error('O RLY !');
}
</script>

PHP

include __DIR__."/MailChecker/platform/php/MailChecker.php";

if(!MailChecker('myemail@yopmail.com')){
  die('O RLY !');
}

if(!MailChecker('myemail.com')){
  die('O RLY !');
}

Installation

NodeJS/JavaScript

npm install mailchecker

We accept pull-requests for other package manager.

Data sources

TorVPN

  $('td', 'table:last').map(function(){
    return this.innerText;
  }).toArray();

BloggingWV

  Array.prototype.slice.call(document.querySelectorAll('.entry > ul > li a')).map(function(el){return el.innerText});

... please add your own dataset to list.json.

Regenerate libraries from list.json

Just run (requires NodeJS):

./gen.js

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License

Copyright (c) 2013 Francois-Guillaume Ribreau Licensed under the MIT license.

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