[buug] Blocking sendmail
wfhoney at pacbell.net
Wed Sep 18 16:08:25 PDT 2002
Before the catcalls start, let me say that I know that I shouldn't have
sendmail running when I should be using one of the many perfectly good
But I have is running on one machine. I filter packets such that only
localhost can connect, all others packets are rejected. So imagine my
surprise to see the following in my process status output:
> ps ax
>... stuff deleted...
> 2896 ? S 0:00 sendmain: ./g8G7DAJ26233 gateway4.worldnet.att.net:
Yikes!! All packets from both the localnet and DMZ are disallowed, so
the question becomes, "has someone found an innovative way to use my
Thanks in advance!
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