[unisog] Looking for sites that are redirecting SMTP requests
flynngn at jmu.edu
Mon May 12 21:46:44 GMT 2003
Paul Russell wrote:
> 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
> to our central mail servers. I have been asked to find out whether any
> educational institutions are doing this.
We do that. Inbound and outbound connections to SMTP are blocked
at our border except for the approved mail servers.
Security Engineer - Technical Services
James Madison University
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