E-mail validation: Validate e-mail addresses using NodeJS

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email-validation 1.0.6BSD License1.0Validation, E-mail, Node.js
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This object can be used to validate an e-mail address by using NodeJS to check with an SMTP server.

It can connect to check if the e-mail domain has valid MX.

If the MX records do not exist, it falls back to resolving the domain A record to determine the e-mail address domain SMTP server addresses.

The object attempts to validate the e-mail address by simulating a delivery of a message to the domain SMTP server.

When it reaches a conclusion the object calls a given callback function with the result, which can be whether the address is valid, invalid or undetermined.

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Accessible without login Plain text file testEmailValidation.js Example Script to test the e-mail validation object from the command line
Accessible without login Plain text file emaildomainswhitelist.csv Data White list of domains to always be considered valid
Plain text file emailValidation.js Class NodeJS module to validate an e-mail address
Accessible without login Plain text file invalidemaildomains.csv Data Sample list of domains known to be invalid for email addresses
Accessible without login Plain text file invalidemailservers.csv Data Invalid email servers list
Accessible without login Plain text file invalidemailusers.csv Data List of invalid email address user names

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