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  • From: sthaug
  • Date: Thu Sep 09 11:28:42 1999

> The IMRSS open-mail-relay-protection service has listed one of my machines,
>, as an open mail relay, I dunno why, coz it ain't.  Several
> regular mail peers have called me about this.

Most likely it's listed because it relays for other, open hosts.

> Is anyone running this thing?  or is it an unattended dinosaur causing more
> problems than it solves?

Well, IMRSS also lists the following:

which *are* indeed open relays. So even if is closed, you
still have several other open relays on your network.

Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, [email protected]

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