Re: [Asrg] SMTP pull anyone?

Dave CROCKER <dhc@dcrocker.net> Sun, 16 August 2009 18:46 UTC

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Ravi shankar wrote:
> SMTP is currently a push protocol and is initiated by the the sender, no 
> controlling that fact.
>  
> But it is possible to overcome the relay problems, IP spoofing and 
> domain impersonation etc,
>  
> by making the servers pull the mails.


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