manSeeYouLater, denying access to spammers with hosts.deny - Cookbook: recipe #215, See you later Setup

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recipe #215: See you later Setup

Install the feeder package where you can access the SMTP logs.

Then create the database with the file create-database.sql (in the directory /usr/share/seeyoulater-common/ with the debian packages).

Update the file /etc/, check the database settings and make sure it refers to the correct SMTP logfile.

Configure your SMTP server to add in the logs the IP of spammer with the string ++BAN:IP++.

For instance, if you run Exim and DNSBL denial, you should have a log_message entry as this:

Then, install the butcher on the system that got the /etc/hosts.deny you want to be update, update the file /etc/

Et voilĂ , that should be it.

Last update: Tue 31 Oct 2006 05:02:53 PM UTC






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