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Re: Sendmail log



I would not put an IP in that file. Put a name in. One reason is, say you 
have a router. If the router's IP is 192.168.20.1 then anything coming thru 
will appear to come from that IP and be relayed. In effect, you're relaying.

<<JAV>>

---------- Original Message -----------
From: "Jdaniel" <downcoml sorana com br>
To: <valhalla-list redhat com>
Sent: Fri, 21 Nov 2003 17:05:12 -0200
Subject: Re: Sendmail log

> HI man!
> 
> Do you have a file in /etc/mail called relay-domains ?
> 
> when you do not have this file it means that others can send e-mail using
> your sendmail.
> 
> if you do not have this file, please create one.
> Suposedly your network ip are 192.168.20.0
> 
> in this file inset a line like this
> 
> 192.168.20
> 
> save this file
> 
> and restart your sendmail
> 
> llike this:
> service sendmail stop
> service sendmail start
> 
> if it doesn't help please let me know
> 
> Best Regards
> Jdaniel
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Dean Maluski" <djmaluski n0ety com>
> To: "valhalla list" <valhalla-list redhat com>
> Sent: Wednesday, February 26, 2003 4:24 AM
> Subject: Sendmail log
> 
> > In logwatch I'm seeing many more messages sent than I send a day. I'm
> > set with relaying denied and see many messages in log with relaying
> > denied & address.
> > For instance in todays log I see 164 messages sent.
> > I see 10 that I sent.
> > about 20 messages - Relaying denied
> > also about 30 messages sent to me at a couple addresses that are sent to
> > old mail addresses that I used to receive mail at. Getting too much junk
> > mail so deleted those usernames so those messages are bounced back,
> > about 30 in all.
> > So that adds up to
> > 90 messages
> > Not 164.
> > Is someone into my system forwarding mail without my knowledge?
> > Is there a way to get a more detailed log?
> >
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