[oclug] Port Forwarding problem to Exchange Server solved
tburns at ualberta.ca
Tue Apr 24 23:35:32 EDT 2001
On Tue, 24 Apr 2001, Peter Rofner wrote:
> Date: Tue, 24 Apr 2001 18:44:55 -0400
> From: Peter Rofner <profner at tomatopi.com>
> Reply-To: oclug at lists.oclug.on.ca
> To: "'oclug at lists.oclug.on.ca'" <oclug at lists.oclug.on.ca>
> Subject: [oclug] Port Forwarding problem to Exchange Server solved
> Well, I managed to fix my port-forwarding problem with my Exchange Server
> not getting mail from Bell Nexxia. Turns out Nexxia requires the ident port
> open to the server getting the mail. If it's closed (as it should be),
> nothing will come through. I now have SMTP and ident ports forwarded to the
> Exchange Server and mail comes through fine from Nexxia.
> So how does one fix this problem and remain secure?
Umm...run a "secure" ident server instead of forwarding to another box?
AFAIK ident is a relatively simple protocol, and bullet-proof versions
should be available...perhaps even customizable for your purposes (I'm
sure someone else could benefit from an Exchange/ident faker).
> Peter Rofner
> Tomato Pi
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