postfix-users October 2010 archive
Main Archive Page > Month Archives  > postfix-users archives
postfix-users: Re: Persistent mails being received

Re: Persistent mails being received

From: Jeroen Geilman <jeroen_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Oct 27 2010 - 09:27:10 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On 10/27/2010 11:21 AM, Sharma, Ashish wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I have a postfix mail server configured as mail receiving server.
>
> The problem that I am facing is that I am receiving same email every 15 second from same sender 'peter**@warwick.net' with same message-ID on my production mail servers, following are my postfix logs:
>
>
>
<snip irrelevant>

> Right now I have added 'peter**@warwick.net' in my postfix 'main.cf' restriction list as follows:
>
<snip irrelevant>

> smtpd_recipient_restrictions =
> check_recipient_access hash:/etc/postfix/recipientRestrictionList,
> reject_unauth_destination,
> reject_rbl_client zen.spamhaus.org,
> reject_rbl_client bl.spamcop.net
> permit
>
> Is it the right approach?
>

No.

You want to stop that *sender* - so use the correct restriction.

-- J.