Postfix anti-antivirus (was Re: [linux-elitists] procmail recipe for mydoom?)

Mike MacCana mikem@cyber.com.au
Mon Feb 2 14:36:59 PST 2004


On Tue, 3 Feb 2004, Mike MacCana wrote:

> On Mon, 2 Feb 2004, Jeff Waugh wrote:
>
> > <quote who="Karsten M. Self">
> >
> > > Is that a reject _mail_ or a 5XX reject _message_?
> > >
> > > If the latter:  it spreads clue.   Whether the clue sticks is another
> > > matter.
> >
> > It also adds to the global bounce-to-forged-addresses fuckage, and makes
> > baby Jesus cry. I don't need any more clue from clueless drones who bounce
> > viral and wormal mail.
>
> Aye.
>
> Better idea: send the bounce to an email address at the sending MX's
> domain that must exist, abuse@. If *that* bounces, then put them on the FRC
> ignorant blacklist.

Replying to myself: of course, it'd help if Melbourne IT hadn't made the
whole of .com.au RFC ignorant a few months back. Ah well...

Mike




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