AWS: need to verify an email address in SES without access to the mailbox


To send Amazon SES email, need to verify only the email address. This is a problem, If one has access to the domain, but has set up a mail server.

To work around the problem, one only verifies the domain in SES and is then under Configure email receiving a to verifierende E-Mail address and connects them with a SNS topic. After that you can Subscription set up on the SNS topic via email and so the verification email can be forward on an existing mailbox.