Re: Exim mail
Daniel Rychlik wrote:
> How do I stop this from happening. Apparently my bud telented to port 25
> and somehow sent mail from my root account. Any suggestions, white papers
> or links? Id would like to block the telnet application all together, but I
> dont think thats possible.
He didn't use your root account, he used the nature of SMTP to trick
you. http://rfc821.x42.com/ And no, you can't block telnet, unless
you choose to not run a mail server at all.
Jamie Heilman http://audible.transient.net/~jamie/
"Paranoia is a disease unto itself, and may I add, the person standing
next to you may not be who they appear to be, so take precaution."
- Exim mail
- From: "Daniel Rychlik" <email@example.com>