Re: SMTP, 2600, and the security of mail


Stu Grossman (GROSSMAN@Sierra.Stanford.EDU)
Mon 29 Sep 86 15:17:46-PDT


You could (marginally) increase the security of SMTP traffic by having
SMTP servers only accept connections from a 'privileged' remote socket.

Of course, you now would be required to run yet another privileged daemon
just to ship mail out of your host.

                                Stu Grossman
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