[unisog] Echo and Chargen

Peter Van Epp vanepp at sfu.ca
Tue Jan 21 22:54:46 GMT 2003


	Indeed razor is on there as well (obviously I'm not the mail person :-))
whatever it is the mail person isn't concerned by it, it is always the same
netblock, it follows a query for something from our machine and it doesn't get 
answered.  

Peter Van Epp / Operations and Technical Support 
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C. Canada

On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 03:25:56PM -0600, Shane Williams wrote:
> That's not how Spam Assassin (SA) works.  You don't make queries to
> Spam Assassin, though SA may make calls to other services such as
> Razor or various DNS-based blacklists.  You might want to look more
> closely at exactly where this traffic is originating from.
> 
> On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Peter Van Epp wrote:
> 
> > Spam Assassin (I think) is probing (unsuccessfully) our spam processing
> > host on port 7 on a regular basis after we make a query to them,
> > (but doesn't appear to care that it doesn't get a reply),
> 
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