Sendmail authentication to Exchange?

Posted on 2011-03-02
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Last Modified: 2012-08-14
We've got a webserver running RH, among its duties is a cron job that runs a script that sends a bi weekly email to a distribution group.  It works fine, however we'd like to secure the dist group so only that specific account can send to it.  The script uses SendMail currently, how can I make the script use a particular account, authenticate to Exchange and send the message while keeping access to this dist list secured?
Question by:Ben Hart
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TobiasHolm earned 1000 total points
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You could set up the DL to accept mail from authenticated senders only.

Config Exchange: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/827616

Config RH: http://dbaron.org/linux/sendmail

Regards, Tobias
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by:Ben Hart
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thanks! I have sent this to the webserver guy for eval, will post back with result.

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