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Pix 515E: Firewall Must Block Loopback address , reject SMTP RCPT

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New to Cisco/Pix/Firewall config... The requirements I must meet state:
1.The firewall shall reject requests for access or services where the source address received by the firewall specifies a loopback address.

Do I create an object that represents a loopback address and deny it access?

2. Firewall must reject SMTP RCPT
The firewall shall reject traffic that contains source routing symbols (e.g. in the mailer RCPT commands.


I have access to the ASDM and the command line.
I have not the faintest idea how to go about meeting these requirements.
I have googled both of these and come up empty.
Thank you

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The first one is relatively easy:

access-list outside_in extended deny ip host 127.0.0.1 any
access-group outside_in in interface outside

The second one is somewhat beyond the scope of what a PIX can do with SMTP.  Personally, I would front-end your SMTP server with an Exim, Qmail, Postfix or other SMTP server that can be configured to do this sort of filtering for you.
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