Re: sendmail SPAM

From: Stephen Satchell (
Date: Wed Jan 12 2000 - 02:55:54 EST

At 01:21 PM 1/11/00 , you wrote:
>If your
>Sendmail is allowing relaying then you should reconfigure it - I have no
>idea how Redhat have set up their Sendmail package, but I would be
>surprised (and disappointed) if it was an open relay out of the box.

When I set up sendmail last week, relaying was blocked by
default. Actually, I have it double-blocked right now because I don't
allow incoming SMTP connections, and won't until the sendmail stuff is
running on a dedicated server box.

More importantly, linuxconf has a checkbox for "spammer control".

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