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Re: [suse-security] Secure Mail Server
  • From: engelbert.gruber@xxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2003 08:57:47 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0310010857050.1241-100000@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tue, 30 Sep 2003, Thomas Schweiger wrote:

> Heya,
>
> On Tue, 30 Sep 2003, João Reis wrote:
>
> [...]
> > The only way i see to have external connection is to add a rule to my
> > firewall teling it to redirect all POP and SMTP
> > traffic to this internal server.
> >
> > Is there a more secure way to do this? Is it secure to implement this
> > scheme?
>
> Yes, there is. Use an additional proxy for this. Have a look to the
> "rinetd" package.

and have a look at the Allow Deny options of rinetd, use if possible.

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