Configuring Symantec Network Prevent to return email to Symantec Brightmail Gateway

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Configuring Symantec Network Prevent to return email to Symantec Brightmail Gateway

You must configure Symantec Network Prevent server to return email to Symantec Brightmail Gateway on the expected port. The default outbound email port for Symantec Brightmail Gateway is 25. The default Remote SMTP Listener Port in Symantec Network Prevent is 10026. Change the Symantec Network Prevent port to match the Symantec Brightmail Gateway outbound email port.

See Configuring email connections to and from Symantec Network Prevent.

Table: Process to configure Symantec Network Prevent to return mail to Symantec Brightmail Gateway

Step

Action

Description

1

Check the default outbound email port on Symantec Brightmail Gateway.

The outbound mail IP address port appears on the SMTP tab of the Host Configuration page in the Control Center.

2

Set the Remote SMTP Listener Port for Symantec Network Prevent.

Set the Remote SMTP Listener Port for Symantec Network Prevent to the outbound email port that Symantec Brightmail Gateway uses. See the Symantec Network Prevent documentation for configuration details.