[Operators] Meeting Notes
sean at duke.edu
Wed May 7 19:14:43 CDT 2008
David Banes wrote:
> Late to the party here but I like this idea from Axigen, the secure
> email server people;
> - Axigen 6.1 also features Country Filtering, which enables system
> administrators to determine geographic locations based on IPs and create
> rules accordingly, such as banning or allowing emails sent from selected
> As an email security company this is one of the techniques we use on
> clients firewalls, not fool proof but a good tool to have in the kit bag.
I think this is an idea that works better for some sites than others.
As a research institute, we have faculty members who regularly need to
communicate with other researchers in just about every country
imaginable. As such, this is a technique we can't employ for email,
and likely wouldn't be able to employ for jabber.
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