Kitz ADSL Broadband Information
adsl spacer  
Support this site
Home Broadband ISPs Tech Routers Wiki Forum
   Compare ISP   Rate your ISP
   Glossary   Glossary
Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  


Author Topic: DSLstats: alerts with Gmail  (Read 666 times)


  • Kitizen
  • ****
  • Posts: 1955
DSLstats: alerts with Gmail
« on: December 26, 2019, 03:13:13 PM »

I have configured DSLstats as follows:

I then received an email from Gmail saying I was just trying to access my account securely. It suggested the only way around this was to enable access for insecure apps, is this correct?


  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Kitizen
  • *
  • Posts: 30433
  • Over the Rainbow Bridge
    • The ELRepo Project
Re: DSLstats: alerts with Gmail
« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2019, 03:22:48 PM »

Yes, it appears to be a deficiency of Google Mail.
:cat:  100% Linux and, previously, Unix. Co-founder of the ELRepo Project.

Please consider making a donation to support the running of this site.


  • Administrator
  • Senior Kitizen
  • *
  • Posts: 32547
  • Trinity: Most guys do.
Re: DSLstats: alerts with Gmail
« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2020, 03:23:16 PM »

They tend to give that warning message whenever you use smtp :/
Please do not PM me with queries for broadband help as I may not be able to respond.
How to get your router line stats :: ADSL Exchange Checker