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Re: [suse-security] Secure Mail Server
  • From: Thomas Schweiger <El_Don@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2003 23:24:13 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.56.0309302319000.2849@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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.

[...]

Best regards,
Thomas

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