This section contains historic changes to the Experian Email Validation API, as well as a link to documentation for an older email validation API.

New features

  • Visualize in Kibana if the email address contains non-ASCII characters
  • Protection Outlook new logic is in place and the new Microsoft API is used


  • Classification improvements to Protection Outlook domains
  • Classification improvements to Apple domains
  • Spring boot version upgraded to 2.6.3
  • h2database library upgrade to version 2.1.210
  • log4j library upgraded to the most secure version 2.17.1
  • Common library upgraded to version 8.3.36

Based mostly on Email Validate, Experian Email Validation v1.0 has the following key characteristics:

  • It supports multiple data formats - JSON, XML, MessagePack.
  • Improved uptime and failover with multiple cloud hosted locations in different geographic areas.
  • Better consistency with our other products, such as Experian Phone Validation.
  • Improved processing times per request.
  • It's easier to implement, with improved documentation.

Looking for documentation on an older related product or API? Check out Email Validate.