[ngw] spam question

Travis Smith ts0384 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 14 14:38:06 UTC 2011


On Fri, Jan 14, 2011 at 9:31 AM, Dave Moon <kb9vau at gmail.com> wrote:
> This fall we upgraded from GW7 to GW8 and went onto a new linux vm server.
> Ever since we have had more spam coming in that we did not use to get.  I
> have a very vague recollection that the old system had a setting somewhere
> that the gw system would only accept email from our spam filter which is off
> site.
>
> I believe the spam we are getting is coming directly to us and not being
> directed to our spam filter.
>
> Can anyone on this great list advise.
>
> Thanks
>
> Dave Moon
> Peru Community Schools

Most people do this with the firewall. Don't allow inbound port 25 to
the world and instead only to allow from your spam appliance or hosted
spam solutions ip addresses.

-Travis


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