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Re: ARIN whois

  • From: jlewis
  • Date: Tue Nov 23 21:44:53 1999

On Sun, 21 Nov 1999, Forrest W. Christian wrote:

> In transition to a new mail server (with a new address), I installed a
> plug-gateway on the old server to redirect mail.
> Unfortunately, plugd hides the ip address of the sender, and since I trust
> my netblocks, all of the ip addresses on the old server became "spam relay
> entry points".
> It took the spammers 96 hours to find 3 of the addresses on that box and

I've done similar things with netcat from inetd, which makes it easy to
run through tcpd.

 Jon Lewis *[email protected]*|  Spammers will be winnuked or 
 System Administrator        |  nestea'd...whatever it takes
 Atlantic Net                |  to get the job done.
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