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Deny accepting mails from a specific domain

Posted on 2003-12-11
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Is there a way in Exchange 5.5 IMS to reject mails coming inbound from a certain domain?  For example, I want to block/reject mails coming in to my company from abc.com.  I couldn't seem to be able to find it in the IMS.  Does it have this capability or I'll need to get a third party software.  
Your answers would be appreciated.  Thanks in advance.
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by:JasonBigham
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Go with the freeware version of the product. It's just to easy to implement to not recommend it. Won't cost you a dime.

http://www.gfi.com/mes/anti-spam_freeware.htm
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Or, simply use the Connections tab to block senders by domain. On the IMC, Connections, then click message filtering. you can specify a turf directory to archive the blocked emails, or as I do, just delete the messages. you'll need to restart the MTA and the IMC for it to take effect.

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by:maribago
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Clear answer, Kidego.  But what if you want to filter out all messages from, e.g., .BIZ domains.  Is there a way to use wildcards to do this?
So far have tried *.biz  etc. without success.
Maribago:  johns@sgsi.com
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