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Exchange Best Practices Warning about XeXCH50 and Link2State verbs

Posted on 2009-05-07
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Hi ,

I'm running Exchange 2003 SP2 on Server 2003 SP2.
When running the Best Practices Analyzer I am getting two error messages about SMTP verbs (See screen shots below) The KB articles that are referenced talk about an Antivirus Program causing the problem.
I am running the latest version of GFI Mail Defense suite on the machine.
However, when I telnet to port 25 of that local machine it looks as though the verbs actually are in place -- at least I think that's what the telnet command is telling me.
Is this just a phantom error message?

  Telnet results:
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[host@www ~]$ telnet xxxxxxxxxxx  25
Trying xxxxxxxxx...

Escape character is '^]'.
220 Microsoft ESMTP MAIL Service, Version: 6.0.3790.3959 ready
 at  Thu, 7 May 2009 09:08:21 -0400
ehlo
250-XXXXXXXX.com Hello [XXXXXXXXXX]
250-TURN
250-SIZE
250-ETRN
250-PIPELINING
250-DSN
250-ENHANCEDSTATUSCODES
250-8bitmime
250-BINARYMIME
250-CHUNKING
250-VRFY
250-X-EXPS GSSAPI NTLM LOGIN
250-X-EXPS=LOGIN
250-AUTH GSSAPI NTLM LOGIN
250-AUTH=LOGIN
250-X-LINK2STATE
250-XEXCH50
250 OK
quit

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That answers my question. Thanks. I will just ignore the message.
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