Blocking an individual email address
jimcsoka at dominionfirstmortgage.com
Wed Feb 15 11:46:31 PST 2006
After reading the page you linked to, and looking at the examples, I added
the line To:user at example.com REJECT (using my personal email), and it had no
effect. I can't find any good reason it didn't work, but it fails to
prevent me from sending mail from inside my work network to my home address.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dan Nelson" <dnelson at allantgroup.com>
To: "James Csoka" <jimcsoka at dominionfirstmortgage.com>
Cc: "Freebsd - Questions" <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2006 11:12 AM
Subject: Re: Blocking an individual email address
> In the last episode (Feb 15), James Csoka said:
> > Okay...I think I answered part of my question. /etc/mail/access only
> > governs mail relaying. Which would mean that of course, it wouldn't
> > mail from that address, but would have no problem sending mail to it.
> It covers local and outgoing delivery as well. If you add
> To:user at example.com REJECT
> then no-one will be able to send mail to that user from your site. See
> http://www.sendmail.org/m4/anti_spam.html#access_db_fine .
> Dan Nelson
> dnelson at allantgroup.com
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