RE: hiding the name of the server when telneting into port 25

  • From: "Mark Fugatt" <mark@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'[ExchangeList]'" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2003 15:38:19 -0500

Well, that banner indicates that they have a PIX Firewall in place, changing
the banner is really no form of security, but if you go to the Microsoft
Knowledgebase at and search for SMTP Banner you
will find the answer..

Mark Fugatt 
MCT, MCSE, Microsoft Exchange MVP 
Pentech Office Solutions Inc 
Tel:  585 586 3890
Cell: 585 576 4750
Fax:  585 249 0316
MSN IM: mark@xxxxxxxxx 

-----Original Message-----
From: Joseph Logrippo [mailto:jlogrippo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Wednesday, November 26, 2003 3:27 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] hiding the name of the server when telneting into
port 25


I have two exchange 2000 servers. I would like to hide the name of the
servers when or if someone telnet's into port 25 to something like this:


Does anyone know how to accomplish this? 

Thanks in advance

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