[lug] logs

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Mon Jul 30 22:12:30 MDT 2001

On Mon, Jul 30, 2001 at 03:03:57PM -0600, D. Stimits wrote:
>this feature as the very first command run. And the machine doing the
>final receive (e.g.,
>firewall->ISP->log_machine_firewalled_from_firewall) can be totally
>blocked from direct access by the firewall. One could even conceive of

Wow, you're recommending that having the log machine accessable by your
ISPs machines would increase security?  In this scenerio, I wouldn't be
suprised if the mail log machine were compromised *BEFORE* the firewall in
question.  ;-/

 I keep just enough vi knowledge in my head so that I can edit a Makefile
 and build Emacs.  -- Tony Foiani, 1999
Sean Reifschneider, Inimitably Superfluous <jafo at tummy.com>
tummy.com - Linux Consulting since 1995. Qmail, KRUD, Firewalls, Python

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