[SURBL-Discuss] OT: RBL needed!

Chris Santerre csanterre at merchantsoverseas.com
Fri May 28 11:29:18 CEST 2004

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Doc Schneider [mailto:maddoc at maddoc.net]
>Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 9:55 AM
>To: SURBL Discuss
>Subject: [SURBL-Discuss] OT: RBL needed!
>This Off topic but figured most of us all get hit with this stuff.
>I am in need of a bit of help.
>I got a whole bunch of open relays doing rumpelstiltskin(sic) 
>attacks on 
>both my main mailserver and my seconary MX server... hitting the 
>secondary and making it throttle the main one.
>Anyway is there a way to use some of these RBLs to basically 
>deny these 
>open relays to be able to even attempt these attacks?
>I'm running  Sendmail 8.12.11 on Linux... both these boxen run RH 6.2 
>and are really locked down against other attacks.
>I use to just drop routes to these idiots but never a good solution 
>I looked through the sendmail FAQs and didn't find anything that was 
>Any idea would be more then welcome.

Did you mean something like sorbs.net?


See the Zones Available towards the bottom.

Chris Santerre 
System Admin and SARE Ninja
'It is not the strongest of the species that survives,
not the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.'
Charles Darwin 

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