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Re: FW: [suse-security] sendmail spam
  • From: Peter Wiersig <wiersig-ml@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 6 Aug 2002 12:16:49 +0200
  • Message-id: <20020806121649.C19249@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
rutger wrote:
> hello peter,
> do you mean formmail.pl??

Yes.

> and do you think then someone is using an
> formular on one of our server's webpages??

yes.

> but how could that possibly be relayed??

"Received (from user@host)" means a locally generated message.

And "relay=host" gives a hint to which host your mailservice
delivered that message.

Locally generated messages are normally not checked for relaying
policy rules set by your mailservice config files.

Peter

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