Difference between revisions of "Outbound Configuration"

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If you are on hosted CanIt and your IP address has changed, *DO NOT* follow the instructions below. Instead, please re-request outbound filtering at https://antispam.roaringpenguin.com/canit/hosted-outbound-request.php
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CanIt handles scanning of outbound email via streams the same as
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inbound. To enable it for an on-premise implementation of CanIt.
  
*- If your server can route mail to an MX record, configure it to route  outbound mail to:
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*- Select Setup->Known Networks to get to the page where the outbound stream will be set. At this point it would be good to check the context sensitive online help, the button in the upper right.)
    outboundmx.canit.ca
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*- Enter IP for outbound server.
*- If your server can only route mail to actual hostnames, and it can handle more than one host, have it route in this order:
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*- Select scanning options (see help). We usually check srl, sg, ssc, oda and dti since the source server is know and we can forgo verifying it. (Either hovering over the acronym or selecting (Full Headings) will show what the headers are, the help explains them)
    outbound1.canit.ca (preferred)
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*- Also select ar (allow relaying).
    outbound2.canit.ca (less preferred)
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*- Set rate limiting if needed. see help
*- If your mail server can only handle one smarthost, then use:
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*- Specify the realm:stream to handle the outbound traffic from this server.
  outbound1.canit.ca
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*- Add a comment to clarify what has been done.
*- If you wish to publish an SPF record for the outbound domain, it should  be:
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*- Repeat for IPs of all outbound servers. (Same stream can be used if required.)
    "v=spf1 include:spf.outbound.canit.ca"
 
 
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Revision as of 14:11, 25 April 2014

CanIt handles scanning of outbound email via streams the same as inbound. To enable it for an on-premise implementation of CanIt.

  • - Select Setup->Known Networks to get to the page where the outbound stream will be set. At this point it would be good to check the context sensitive online help, the button in the upper right.)
  • - Enter IP for outbound server.
  • - Select scanning options (see help). We usually check srl, sg, ssc, oda and dti since the source server is know and we can forgo verifying it. (Either hovering over the acronym or selecting (Full Headings) will show what the headers are, the help explains them)
  • - Also select ar (allow relaying).
  • - Set rate limiting if needed. see help
  • - Specify the realm:stream to handle the outbound traffic from this server.
  • - Add a comment to clarify what has been done.
  • - Repeat for IPs of all outbound servers. (Same stream can be used if required.)