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Talk Details

Speaker Name Ravi Rao
Talk Title Mail Solutions and Anti Spam tools
Track /adm/services
Class Introductory
Scope General
Synopsis This talk aims at addressing the various [major] mail solutions possible under Linux, their high points, and how one can fight spam. Of course, reasons on _Why_ it is necessary to fight spam at all, are covered, too.
Points - MTAs - MUAs - Authentication at the MTA Level - Authentication thro' PGP/GPG - AmaVis and anti-virus software - Spam -- What? Why Fight at all? - Procmail / Filtering - Ricochet/Razor
Speaker Profile I am a user of Linux for over 3 years, starting with RH 5.2 but also seen, RH 6.0, 6.1, 7.0, Slackware 4.0,7.1, Corel 1.0, Stormix, Debian GNU/Linux 2.1, 2.2, and woody, Caldera, SuSE 6.x, Mandrake 8.1, and OpenBSD 2.6,2.8,2.9 on multiple machines, including laptops. I am a student of 4th year of a 4 year Bachelors' course in Civil Engineering @ Bharath Institute Of Science and Technology (BIST) Chennai and computing is my primary hobby. Among other things, I evangelise the use of Linux, and have been active on ILUGC, the chennai chapter for awhile now, and was the author of the "Installation and Getting Started" chapter of the Debian Linux special brought out by Network Computing, around June 2001.
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