Blocking an individual email address
derek at computinginnovations.com
Wed Feb 15 16:25:21 PST 2006
If you installed MailScanner from the ports, look to change:
You can specify To, and From rules, there, maybe more. I am no expert.
Hope this helps,
At 09:52 AM 2/15/2006, James Csoka wrote:
>I am running a FreeBSD 5.4p10 machine at my office. It functions as our
>firewall and mailserver. I am running Mailscanner, which invokes sendmail
>when necessary to process mail. Sendmail is not started by
>default....Mailscanner invokes individual instances of it when it needs to.
>Here is my problem. I have an employee at my office that is sending work
>email to her home email address. I need to find a way to block her email
>address, whether To, From, Cc, Bcc, or whatever, from passing through my
>mailserver. I have already added a line to /etc/mail/access (in the
>format email at address.com REJECT), and have run makemap hash
>/etc/mail/access.db < /etc/mail/access. I tested this with my personal
>email address (external to my network), and it had the effect of blocking
>any email orginating from my personal email to any address at my work,
>however it does not prevent me from sending emails to this address from a
>work address, which is the whole point.
>Does anyone have any ideas? I could tag the address as spam, but I would
>rather not. There has to be a way to block anyone from sending to a
>certain email address, I would think.
>Any help would be appreciated.
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