[Mimedefang] Fwd: Re: Accessing the source/destination port #'s at filter_relay

David F. Skoll dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Mon Oct 11 20:52:57 EDT 2010

kd6lvw at yahoo.com wrote:
> --- On Mon, 10/11/10, Philip Prindeville <philipp_subx at redfish-solutions.com> wrote:

>> system("iptables -A INPUT ... -j TARPIT") with the

> Needs to be run from the superuser ("root") account, while MIMEDefang is not.

That's easily worked around.  Our commercial CanIt software does something
similar.  (We have a root-privileged server that listens on a socket
for requests add/delete iptables rules.)

-- David.

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