Restrict IMAP usage to certain hosts
eleblond at inl.fr
Sat Feb 5 05:31:21 EST 2005
A solution can be to use a firewall with authentication to be able to
control access by users.
NuFW ( http://www.nufw.org/ ) is able to do such a thing as well as
doing filtering based on application (to control the mail client used to
contact the cyrus).
On Fri, 2005-02-04 at 20:43 -0500, Edward Rudd wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-02-04 at 16:01, Bart Boelaert wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > Cyrus IMAP relies on Cyrus SASL for authentication purposes. I now want to
> > set-up the following configuration :
> > 1) Certain users should be allowed IMAP access from any host, all other
> > users should use POP3
> > 2) IMAP access should be allowed for all users, when they check their e-mail
> > via webmail (which retrieves the mail via IMAP). Webmail is installed on a
> > web server located near the mail server.
> This could be easily met, by firewall rules, but you still want to allow
> some users to access IMAP directly.
> A possible solution may be to look at perdition
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