[unisog] Looking for sites that are redirecting SMTP requests

Landy Manderson USTS034 at UABDPO.DPO.UAB.EDU
Mon May 12 20:32:18 GMT 2003


We are doing something similar, except we redirect all inbound SMTP
sessions to the campus.  We are using a Foundry ServerIron to route all
connections to mail gateway servers with anti-relay measures in place.

On Mon, 12 May 2003 15:27:21 -0500 you said:
>As a result of recent incidents in which student computers were hijacked to
>send spam through remote open relays, we have been asked to investigate the
>feasibility of redirecting all SMTP connection requests from student systems
>to our central mail servers. I have been asked to find out whether any other
>educational institutions are doing this.

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landy manderson
lead software/network specialist
university of alabama at birmingham



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