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by SorenR
2020-09-28 14:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default
Replies: 16
Views: 112

Re: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default

johang wrote:
2020-09-28 11:04
SorenR wrote:
2020-09-27 22:19
Perhaps a crystal ball is a better choice.

I VOTE CRYSTAL BALL .. when do you send it to me Sören ?
https://www.inkashop.se/Kristall-Kula-St

Jag har inte din postadress, så det kan vara lite svårt. Dessutom säljs det billigt online. :wink:
by SorenR
2020-09-27 22:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default
Replies: 16
Views: 112

Re: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default

Check your hmailserver.ini for this: [Settings] DisableAUTHList=25 I was going to suggest that, too but since this is a new installation according to his statement in the beginning, I thought I'd wait to see what his Diagnostics indicated. That disabling of the Authentication for Port 25 is non-sta...
by SorenR
2020-09-27 21:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default
Replies: 16
Views: 112

Re: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default

Check your hmailserver.ini for this:

Code: Select all

[Settings]
DisableAUTHList=25
by SorenR
2020-09-27 16:48
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: i just love
Replies: 8
Views: 641

Re: i just love

I modified the OnClientLogon(oClient) trigger to include password; Sub OnClientLogon(oClient, sPassword) This would be interesting to have in our main builds, just so that we can see the password being used in failed attempts. I wouldn't like to record passwords used in successful connections https...
by SorenR
2020-09-27 00:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default
Replies: 16
Views: 112

Re: Email Client is Setting SMTP Port 25 as Default

Hi Folks I am facing one challenge, I have installed and configured hMailServer at my server and it's working all fine. When I try to login my email id in email client, default settings it picks for incoming server is IMAP port 143 and SMTP port 25. My hMailServer is receiving emails from external ...
by SorenR
2020-09-26 02:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

DB installation and securityrange.h reveal the following: insert into hm_securityranges ( rangepriorityid, rangelowerip1, rangelowerip2, rangeupperip1, rangeupperip2, rangeoptions, rangename, rangeexpires, rangeexpirestime ) values ( 15, 2130706433, NULL, 2130706433, NULL, 71627, <== Rangeoptions 'M...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 20:12
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: i just love
Replies: 8
Views: 641

Re: i just love

The user "linda-k@...." was deleted from my server 5 years ago. I modified the OnClientLogon(oClient) trigger to include password; Sub OnClientLogon(oClient, sPassword) Password changes all the time. Many of them I see listed in Bitcoin extorsion mails addressed to other users on my server. Also 80%...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 19:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail Primary handing off to secondary cloud servers
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: Hmail Primary handing off to secondary cloud servers

If server 1 is "mydomain.tld" and server 2 is "mydomain.tld" and server 1 have a route for "mydomain.tld" to server 2 then the emails for accounts NOT on server 1 is automatically routed to server 2.

ONLY IF NO CATCHALL IS DEFINED (!)
by SorenR
2020-09-25 19:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

I posted this quite early in this thread...

https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... =9&t=35285

You should be able to use some of it..
by SorenR
2020-09-25 17:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

You could create a rule to capture the email and action = "run function NukeTo" Paste this into your eventhandler.vbs, enable scripting and restart hMailServer. Caling it from a rule is easier to control (and stop in case of bugs). Every time you make changes to the code you should restart the hmail...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 16:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

How in the world will they see a "Bcc:" address from hMailServer ... :?: Just brainstorming ... b = Split(Replace(oMessage.To, ";", ","), ",") EventLog.Write( "Number of recipients...... " & UBound(b)+1 ) For i = LBound(b) To UBound(b) EventLog.Write( "To: " & LTrim(b(i)) ) Next If (UBound(b)+1) > 4...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 16:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

Thanks for the replies guys, appreciated! SorenR: I am not sure if SES was designed and created by monkey or not but I do know that this is the first and only service within AWS where we face "talk to the hand" attitude. Every other service team we talk to we can work with and lift limits if needed...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 16:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

I would argue that hMailServer is behaving as intended delivering X number of mails at a time - as specified in "Maximum number of recipients in batch" - and that Amazon SES is buggy. What most people forget is that an email is like a regular letter distributed by a regular mailman. The mailman only...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 15:22
Forum: Scripting
Topic: SecurityRange properties
Replies: 6
Views: 3046

Re: SecurityRange properties

I know this was a long time ago but I found it useful but also had the secondary issue that the original post mentioned: rules I create in my script could not be edited when clicked on in the admin interface. The solution was very simple: close the admin tool down and open it again (you probably le...
by SorenR
2020-09-25 00:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending all incoming email to one specific address only
Replies: 13
Views: 104

Re: Sending all incoming email to one specific address only

ianMacey wrote:
2020-09-24 21:32
SorenR wrote:
2020-09-24 17:10
test.png
Thanks SorenR. This works exactly as I wanted.

Regards Ian
You are welcome, it was just a graphical representation of what katip posted ;-)
by SorenR
2020-09-24 17:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail Primary handing off to secondary cloud servers
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: Hmail Primary handing off to secondary cloud servers

Splitting a domain on two servers require some thought. 1: Create route from a to b and from b to a. NB use actual domain (cloudtech.biz). Yes, you will be creating a circular reference and that is why some degree of scripting is involved. 2: Script a "loopcounter" header so you know when an email h...
by SorenR
2020-09-24 11:52
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Floyd
Replies: 15
Views: 2276

Re: Floyd

As someone who lived and worked in Singapore I can only say ... 那个 ... Wa lao eh !
by SorenR
2020-09-23 22:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

WTF... If I, while at work, send an email to 20 friends and use my private address in the "To:" header and everyone else in the "Bcc:" header, why should that be an issue? My friends know my private and work addresses so no secrets here. So you are saying that I violated GDPR by revealing my private...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 19:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

johang wrote:
2020-09-23 18:31
SorenR wrote:
2020-09-23 15:06
you still around ? i thought you got shot 10 posts ago
Naa ... Bulletproof u know :mrgreen:
by SorenR
2020-09-23 15:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

palinka wrote:
2020-09-23 15:01
SorenR wrote:
2020-09-23 14:55
Unicorns (Elasmotherium sibiricum) died out 350,000 years ago.
Not the tiny ones used for electricity generation.
This one?

Image
by SorenR
2020-09-23 14:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

You could also argue that the webserver should be a diskless server with a 128 gb R/O flashcard containing an image for the RAM disk that it runs on and that the RAM disk is re-built from image every hour... ... powered by tiny unicorns perpetually running on a hamster wheel generator. :mrgreen: Pe...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 14:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

The ONLY place a "Bcc:" header would exist is in your SENT MAIL folder. It NEVER leaves your workstation! This may depend on client setup, whether or not to disclose Bcc. Lotus Notes had it and set off by default. Pegaus also (see image). i suspect Gmail discloses it too and has no other option. of...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 14:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

There seems to be a flaw in your statement about sending List email. You sate you address your email to 1 Recipient in the 'To:' header and include everyone else as Bcc. I believe this works only as intended if the 'To:' Header is the same as the the Email Address in the 'From: Header and then incl...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 13:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

I looked in the source code, there is no processing of the "To:" header. A totally different matter; listing all recipients in the "To:" header usually gets you banned from not only my server but most servers I know. It's a SPAM thing. "To:" > 25 or "Cc:" > 25 and you are toast! When creating listm...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 11:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

I looked in the source code, there is no processing of the "To:" header. A totally different matter; listing all recipients in the "To:" header usually gets you banned from not only my server but most servers I know. It's a SPAM thing. "To:" > 25 or "Cc:" > 25 and you are toast! When creating listma...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 03:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

Given what you say you have in your IP Range, don't you just need one IP Range that covers all the IP Addresses since all the Ranges you indicate have the same Authentication Requirement or am I missing something. Different ranges with different priorities. "Internet" range is lower than autoban pr...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 02:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

Besides SMTP and IMAP ports my server is not accessible from The Internet. My webmail is RoundCube on Apache/Linux with special mods (by Tunis) to proxy COM commands to IIS on the hMailServer. Server is reachable by SMB only if you have proper credentials. In reality I should have the webserver in m...
by SorenR
2020-09-23 00:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS
Replies: 32
Views: 268

Re: Max recipients in Batch in combination with SES from AWS

Hi there I am using 5.6.8 B2501 I did try to restart but the logs show me tht the value I set is implemented, it is showing send messages per the batch size. Somehow I think that the fact that the "To" value with over 50 recipients is the issue. I was expecting the "To" line to contain no more then...
by SorenR
2020-09-22 14:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

shoot Søren ??? :shock: :shock: :shock: ( first you take his advice and then you shoot him .. man thats harsh.. ) Damn johang! You beat me to the punch. I was getting ready to post something similar and saw you beat me to it. :lol: :lol: :lol: I have never had my security breached based on a few ru...
by SorenR
2020-09-21 16:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

Ah, OK, so this isn't about the best possible security, but about making it more convenient to remember? Funny, I thought you said "best practice will ALWAYS be 'do security' over 'convenience'" ! I guess security is different around the globe... In Denmark we ALWAYS lock our doors ... and cars ......
by SorenR
2020-09-21 15:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?
Replies: 49
Views: 621

Re: SMTP authentication needed for IP range "My Computer"?

Yes, no-one's disputing the need for decent firewall security and suchlike - that was exactly my point when I said I was taking all reasonable precautions. But requiring authentication for mail from localhost is a bit like putting your jewellery in a safe in the bedroom. It's only ever a second lin...
by SorenR
2020-09-21 13:31
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Check incoming connections with AbuseIPDB
Replies: 94
Views: 36403

Re: Check incoming connections with AbuseIPDB

Could somebody please update the original script by Po-in to the new AbuseIPdb API v2? Thanks! Well... Not an update of Po-in's script but just to show how it works. The v2 API is quite different both in web calling and how to interpret the JSON data. Also, it won't work pre Windows Server 2008 due...
by SorenR
2020-09-20 18:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Rule not working for alias?
Replies: 4
Views: 89

Re: Rule not working for alias?

Thanks for your reply and suggestion - checking the "To" header seems to work OK. But I disagree conceptually with your reply! As far as the sender is concerned, info@x.com is a valid address and is the intended recipient. The fact that I choose to set it up to be forwarded to another mailbox is ju...
by SorenR
2020-09-19 00:28
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Regular Expression for end character not working
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Regular Expression for end character not working

I'm just circling back to Soren's statement: "From:" syntax is "name <user@domain.tld>" Here the string ends with both > and " I don't even know if that happens in real life. :D Okay... I was quoting a string... Real life examples that I check for (script wise) are: <taz@acme.inc> Devil <taz@acme.i...
by SorenR
2020-09-18 14:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can I ban double attachment extensions like *.gz.txt?
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Can I ban double attachment extensions like *.gz.txt?

The GUI accept the extensions so I presume it should work as intended.
attachment.jpg
by SorenR
2020-09-18 14:17
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Is any kind of development still active? Are people switching to alternatives?
Replies: 5
Views: 1554

Re: Is any kind of development still active? Are people switching to alternatives?

Can one of the 5.6.8 release's be indicated as Production / Not Beta? Well, SorenR said that this 5.6.8 version is a custom version. So this is even less reliable than some official beta. I really want to use this software at my company, but there is a policy around not using "BETA's" in production...
by SorenR
2020-09-18 13:54
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Return-Path index of oMessage.Headers(index).Name Not found
Replies: 4
Views: 76

Re: Return-Path index of oMessage.Headers(index).Name Not found

Unless the email is spoofed, the general rule is that "Return-Path" = "oMessage.FromAddress" (AKA X-Envelope-From). The header "Return-Path" is the very last thing added to the email before it is dropped into the INBOX. That is why it is the first line in the .eml file when you open it with a text e...
by SorenR
2020-09-17 19:32
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Regular Expression for end character not working
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Regular Expression for end character not working

katip wrote:
2020-09-17 15:11
have you tried custom header field From?
or try custom header X-Envelope-From
"From:" syntax is "name <user@domain.tld>"

"From:" can be faked using any mail client

"X-Envelope-From:" an identified user on the sending server sending the email. Need modified MTA to fake.
by SorenR
2020-09-09 23:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Thunderbird stopped getting IMAP mail
Replies: 17
Views: 745

Re: Thunderbird stopped getting IMAP mail

Windows version ?

What did you change wrt. SSL/TLS settings in hMailServer?

I was playing with Win XP a while back and managed to kill connectivity to hMailServer by narrowing down SSL/TLS ciphers and disabling TLS 1.0 ... Just an observation :roll:
by SorenR
2020-09-07 13:31
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: Utility to set route to domain MX
Replies: 4
Views: 2198

Re: Utility to set route to domain MX

Camb you give an example please to better understand the purpose ? I would love to see this built into hMailServer. Use case: We use hMailServer for outbound email from our web applications, hence have to configure the domain we're sending email from in hMailServer. There is a requirement for hMail...
by SorenR
2020-09-02 00:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings for multiple domains
Replies: 13
Views: 367

Re: DNS Settings for multiple domains

OK. I just changed my record from @ TXT 900 v=DMARC1; p=reject; rua=mailto:postmaster@123.com to _dmarc.123.com TXT 900 v=DMARC1; p=reject; rua=mailto:postmaster@123.com and now it says no dmarc record found. I left that as is and added the original @ record and it still says no dmarc record found....
by SorenR
2020-09-02 00:21
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Capturing attempted logins ????
Replies: 16
Views: 693

Re: Capturing attempted logins ????

but you didn't try to AUTH what are the SSL and TCP-IP settings for port 587 @palinka no wonder it doesn't work :lol: You have to send the AUTH LOGIN command to login like mattg said :lol: :oops: Well, I just tried using powershell - a working script that I intentionally fudged the logon address an...
by SorenR
2020-09-02 00:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings for multiple domains
Replies: 13
Views: 367

Re: DNS Settings for multiple domains

These are my DNS entries. la-la.land. 3600 IN TXT "v=spf1 a mx -all" _domainkey.la-la.land. 3600 IN TXT "t=y;o=~;r=postmaster@la-la.land" key1._domainkey.la-la.land. 3600 IN TXT "k=rsa; p=***VERYLONGSTRING***" _dmarc.la-la.land. 3600 IN TXT "v=DMARC1; p=quarantine; sp=none; rf=afrf; pct=100; ri=8640...
by SorenR
2020-09-01 17:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings for multiple domains
Replies: 13
Views: 367

Re: DNS Settings for multiple domains

Thank you. That didn't really answer the question though. Let me explain it better. My first domain is xyz.com. It has dns records at my name server that point to 10.10.10.2. My next domain is 123.com and it's dns records also point to 10.10.10.2 for the mx A record and the mail A record. The domai...
by SorenR
2020-08-28 12:08
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Capturing attempted logins ????
Replies: 16
Views: 693

Re: Capturing attempted logins ????

I looked in my custom db log for all failed logins NOT with my domains and there are only 14 hits in the past year and all of them are on IMAP ports. Its been working the entire time, its just that these logins are extremely rare. That's not the case for SMTP, however. There are tons of those every...
by SorenR
2020-08-28 00:22
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Capturing attempted logins ????
Replies: 16
Views: 693

Re: Capturing attempted logins ????

I only log invalid logins, both port and ip address are logged correctly, and in my logs i really do see some non-existent usernames from time to time Example code snippet: Sub OnClientLogon(oClient) If Not oClient.Authenticated then EventLog.Write("WARN: Failed login for " & oClient.Username & " f...
by SorenR
2020-08-27 17:19
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Capturing attempted logins ????
Replies: 16
Views: 693

Re: Capturing attempted logins ????

I occationally get a Brute-Force bot (no AUTH on port 25 and IMAP is SSL only) but most of the time it's my users having a blond moment ;-) If oClient.Authenticated Then Exit Sub Else EventLog.Write( LPad("AUTH FAIL", 15, " ") & vbTab & LPad(oClient.IPAddress, 16, " ") & vbTab & LPad(" ", 3, " ") & ...
by SorenR
2020-08-27 17:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ExceptionHandler::Run, Description: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: ExceptionHandler::Run, Description: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'

.. i think HMS isn't able to handle the config I have to drive. HMS can't be MX and Relay for an 2nd HMS at the same time [/i][/b]. So is there a way to install two independent HMS instances on the same machine? It's enough to use different folder and change the servicename by hand before installin...
by SorenR
2020-08-27 09:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTP Relay To Remote Host Changes 'From Header' On Email Relayed From hMailServer
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: SMTP Relay To Remote Host Changes 'From Header' On Email Relayed From hMailServer

I would suspect this should do the trick... https://support.google.com/mail/answer/22370?hl=en 1: GMail - Create an alias on GMail using the above e.g. "wile.e.coyote@acme.inc" 2: hMailServer - Create a route for every sender, e.g. "coyote" and authenticate as "wile.e.coyote@acme.inc" 3: hMailServer...
by SorenR
2020-08-25 19:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Blocking a Spam User
Replies: 7
Views: 320

Re: Blocking a Spam User

jimimaseye wrote:
2020-08-25 18:57
Yes. Run the script and include rules and pay the results here.
C/pay/paste/1
by SorenR
2020-08-24 06:52
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 188
Views: 43833

Re: Corona Virus

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by SorenR
2020-08-23 21:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Blocking a Spam User
Replies: 7
Views: 320

Re: Blocking a Spam User

We are strangely receiving emails that are addressed to a user/account not registered in our system. To be more specific, we are receiving emails into our info@ account, but a lot of spam is being sent to d.longo@ (same domain). d.longo is not an account in our system, and these spam emails are alw...
by SorenR
2020-08-22 17:12
Forum: Scripting
Topic: In case of multiple mails the events are ignored
Replies: 11
Views: 506

Re: In case of multiple mails the events are ignored

Thanks for your improvements :-) (The bold tags "[ b ]" are not in my real script, can not explain how they ended up in the copy here) So, I'll still claim the issue exist, that one or more of multiple/simultaneous connections are not being handled by the Event, right. (I awaits the next slip-throu...