I would end the SMTP server
make sure it does not start on its own
And load and look at the cover letter for PTF SF54611
I think your box is being used for spam. Or Someone is putting a program in
a loop. I have a lot of users who drop the connection when their program
starts looping instead of ending the program. I wrote a program to watch
for this. I would post it here but my system is down for maintenance.
At 07:55 AM 1/16/03 -0500, you wrote:
They are using a model 170 on V4R4. This box is used only for
The problem is that the system drops connections to the outside world, with
no log as to what has happened.