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Re: RBL Update (Re: Lets go vixie!! rbl)

  • From: Rick Smith
  • Date: Fri Jun 19 02:07:35 1998

On Thu, 18 Jun 1998, Karl Denninger wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 17, 1998 at 07:12:23PM -0400, Dean Anderson wrote:
> 
> 	SENDER >>>>>> Relay ---------- Internet -------- MX of Recipient
> 								|
> 								|
> 								|
> 							    RECIPIENT
> 
> In the middle, the "Internet", you only have a packet flow.  You can't 
> block "SPAM" in the middle, because you don't know what is and is not 
> spam since none of the machines in the middle do anything other than 
> route a packet flow from one place to another.

<joke>
conf t
ip spam protect xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
where xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx = host for preprocessing email and removing spam
</joke>
;)

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