Mailing List SIMS@mail.stalker.com Message #6020
From: Aaron Lynch <Aaron@DigitalSpeed.com>
Subject: Re: adding dialup IPs to Blacklists
Date: Fri, 19 May 2000 11:50:25 -0700
To: (SIMS Discussions) <SIMS@mail.stalker.com>
on 5/19/00 11:44 AM, Bill Cole at listbill@scconsult.com wrote:

> At 10:40 AM -0700 5/19/00, Tod Fitch  imposed structure on a stream of
> electrons, yielding:
>
>> Then in your Blacklisted hosts you need to add 127.x.x.x. addresses for
>> each type of abuse you wish to block. You can check the various mail abuse
>> web sites to see what 127.x.x.x. addresses correspond to what kind of
>> block. I set mine to:
>>
>> 127.0.0.1-127.0.0.255
>>
>> To block everything.
>
> Including loopback from the SIMS host.
>
> Try 127.0.0.2-127.0.0.255.  That way you don't blacklist mail sending from
> the server machine itself, which might be something you want to do.


Is sims smart enough to figure this out even though open transport isn't?

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