[Mimedefang] Revisit: Filtering on HELO

Kevin A. McGrail kmcgrail at pccc.com
Mon Mar 26 11:30:41 EST 2007


> The server shouldn't worry its pretty little head over such things.
> Except in blatant cases of obvious lying (eg, client claiming to be
> server's public IP address), the server has no right to impose
> assumptions about what a client should use as its HELO name.

David, in your opinion, based on the RFCs, do you agree the name should be 
bracketed IPs or a FQDN though?

Regards,
KAM 



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