SMTP Connections to Exim From All around the World! - HELP!

freebee

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hi all,
since a few weeks i have high load coming from exim mailserver. Doing "netstat"
i see that there are tons of connecting to SMTP (as: server.myserver.com:smtp)
I also setup firewall csf to block outgoing smtp. Is thre any way to block all this connectings?? I have load from5- 10-> every day

thanks for any help
 

root1

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Welcome to the internet. If you firewall off these connections you won't be able to receive mail, thus making Exim pretty useless.