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by mattg
2019-08-17 08:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Status Tab Spam count
Replies: 16
Views: 1960

Re: Status Tab Spam count

What logging do you have enabled?

I think that is logged as debug, not application
by mattg
2019-08-17 05:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: can send, cannot receive email
Replies: 17
Views: 767

Re: can send, cannot receive email

Good work Check that when you make changes to config I keep SMTP logs so that I can track for too much mail, and you should at least check the size of those logs to ensure that you haven't been hacked. I get about 15 -20 attempts most days to crack passwords, or to test my security and I don't allow...
by mattg
2019-08-17 03:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: can send, cannot receive email
Replies: 17
Views: 767

Re: can send, cannot receive email

That error is because you use port 465 in your SMTP Relayer

If your server works that's great

Do your self a favour and run some open relay tests

https://www.hmailserver.com/documentati ... elay_tests
by mattg
2019-08-16 00:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Copying large, over 50MB, messages to new hMailServer mailbox via IMAP
Replies: 5
Views: 281

Re: Copying large, over 50MB, messages to new hMailServer mailbox via IMAP

There is Thunderbird 'chunk sizes' and IMAP timeouts tyo play with under the hood of Thunderbird.
Have you tried another mail client?

Outlook is crap at lots of things, but is often good at moving large messages. Set timeout to maximum
by mattg
2019-08-15 17:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: can send, cannot receive email
Replies: 17
Views: 767

Re: can send, cannot receive email

Your MX has a priority of 0, change that to 10

You have no A record for mail.931mev.com which should be fixed. My mx record points to an IPv4 address

https://intodns.com/931mev.com
by mattg
2019-08-15 03:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: can send, cannot receive email
Replies: 17
Views: 767

Re: can send, cannot receive email

check this list https://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/latest/?page=ts_receive_messages_from_outside Also, some ISPs stop incoming port 25, but mostly only if they also block outgoing port 25 Please enable all logging, try and send to you from the internet and show all logs created after 30 secon...
by mattg
2019-08-15 02:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: can send, cannot receive email
Replies: 17
Views: 767

Re: can send, cannot receive email

You have External to local requiring SMTP AUTH for the Internet range

That will never work

On the IP ranges tab there is a 'default' button - press that, then try again
by mattg
2019-08-15 01:29
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 89
Views: 2789

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

Our Sun will explode in a Superno in 4 billion years. Thats a heck of a lot of time. Hopefully at this point in time Humabs know howro reach out to other Solar systems ;-) They won't. Never will. Europeans once said similar things about the existence of a Great Southern Land - and yet here I sit. S...
by mattg
2019-08-15 01:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help, Sending Mail
Replies: 25
Views: 727

Re: Help, Sending Mail

mikedibella wrote:
2019-08-14 16:55
Your nslookup command syntax is wrong.

At the command prompt, type:

Code: Select all

nslookup -type=mx hotmail.com
Post the result.
Thanks for cleaning up after me mikedibella :D
by mattg
2019-08-15 01:16
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: PowerShell script for automatic SSL / TLS certificate renewals
Replies: 2
Views: 271

Re: PowerShell script for automatic SSL / TLS certificate renewals

We normally don't allow first time posters to share links, but I reckon that this is a great link, so well done and thanks for sharing
by mattg
2019-08-14 09:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help, Sending Mail
Replies: 25
Views: 727

Re: Help, Sending Mail

Which shows that your local DNS is the problem
by mattg
2019-08-14 07:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help, Sending Mail
Replies: 25
Views: 727

Re: Help, Sending Mail

hMailserver isn't even trying to reach the internet, your ISP won't help

Open a command prompt on the machine with hMailserver installed on it
and type
nslookup
type=mx
hotmail.com


and then post the results
by mattg
2019-08-14 05:53
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Easy Set Up DKIM signatures on Hmailserver
Replies: 31
Views: 29967

Re: HOW TO: Easy Set Up DKIM signatures on Hmailserver

I think that the t=s is required when you are NOT testing, and that it stipulates that a sub-domain won't have the same DKIM key

http://dkim.org/specs/rfc4871-dkimbase.html
3.6.1 & 7.8

I think that says that t=y would indicate testing

Mine passes all validation tests etc with t=s
by mattg
2019-08-14 03:54
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

Just remembered too that I have one (ex) client with DVR attached to some IP cameras that will only use SSLv3.0 to connect to mail servers to email footage, or snapshots

Doesn't change my view. SSL3.0 should remain removed from hMailserver
by mattg
2019-08-14 03:46
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Forum subscription emails
Replies: 20
Views: 687

Re: Forum subscription emails

Have deactivated it (although I can't delete)
by mattg
2019-08-14 00:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help, Sending Mail
Replies: 25
Views: 727

Re: Help, Sending Mail

"TCPIP" 4024 "2019-08-14 00:04:16.238" "DNS MX lookup: hotmail.com" "TCPIP" 4024 "2019-08-14 00:04:16.269" "DNS - MX Result: 1 IP addresses were found." "DEBUG" 4024 "2019-08-14 00:04:16.285" "Starting external delivery process. Server: mx1.norelay.link.net (127.0.0.4), Port: 25, Security: 2, User ...
by mattg
2019-08-13 23:34
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 89
Views: 2789

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

Also dumping spam wouldn't save electricity to the extent specified. The servers will still need to be maintained up and running to deal for the eventual non-spam emails. Absolutely And why I thought this thread was humorous from the get go. If you really want to REDUCE the impact of SPAM on the in...
by mattg
2019-08-13 23:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help, Sending Mail
Replies: 25
Views: 727

Re: Help, Sending Mail

Hassan84 wrote:
2019-08-13 19:28
Error Type: SMTP
Connection to recipients server failed.
Error: Could not connect to 127.0.0.4 on port 25 since this would mean connecting to myself.
That doesn't match the diagnostics shown

Please try to send a message, wait 90 seconds and then show all logs created
by mattg
2019-08-13 14:15
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 89
Views: 2789

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

removed

Of course the logic is ridiculous.
I am still trying to work out what value anyone would see in sending garbage like that out. Even the fabled 'sell your kidney on the internet' spam was looking for a someone in extreme desperate need of money. I just don't get the goal of this spam message.
by mattg
2019-08-13 14:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Rules to bypass local domain
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: Rules to bypass local domain

If the domain exists locally, but not the account, then create a route for the domain and point to where it is hosted.

If the account exists, temporarily re-name it, until the full domain is in your control and then rename it back
by mattg
2019-08-13 09:26
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 71
Views: 3794

Re: hMailServer 5.7

RvdH wrote:
2019-08-13 08:28
OnHelo & OnClientLogon Script Handlers, both very useful for scripting, blocking, reporting abusive IP's
+1 from me
by mattg
2019-08-13 03:25
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Email and the impact on Climate Change
Replies: 89
Views: 2789

Re: Email and the impact on Climate Change

My Daughter at University was sent some 'vegan' spam this morning. As background, there are a number of vegan activists in Australia at the moment. They raid meatworks and liberate (steal) sheep. They superglue themselves to freeways at peak hour and more. They are wanting our government to act on C...
by mattg
2019-08-13 02:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to run hMailServer "self-contained"
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Re: Is it possible to run hMailServer "self-contained"

Use IP ranges to limit access, and set the firewall to block external traffic

a fake domain will be fine (use fake.local to be sure that it can't be delivered if you like)

Your POP3 issue:-
Enable all logging recreate the issue and then post all logs created
by mattg
2019-08-11 07:41
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Forum subscription emails
Replies: 20
Views: 687

Re: Forum subscription emails

I found the error in the logs

mail.hmailserver.com requires SMTP Auth to send, and the BB isn't doing that.
I have sent Martin an email with the details

He can't get notifications from the forum meanwhile either
by mattg
2019-08-10 14:38
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Forum subscription emails
Replies: 20
Views: 687

Re: Forum subscription emails

Test PM sent
by mattg
2019-08-10 05:34
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Removing XP, Vista and Server 2003 support in 5.7
Replies: 6
Views: 510

Re: Removing XP, Vista and Server 2003 support in 5.7

5.7 = 64 bit and no XP or Vista = great I reckon
If they want to use XP or Vista or server 2003 they can stay on 5.6.8 or lower

Most commercial software won't work on Server 2008, or anything less than Windows 7 SP1, and some require much newer OSs
by mattg
2019-08-09 05:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Change Header details for Sent emails only
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: Change Header details for Sent emails only

The reason is that my docker containers are not configured FQDNs I see an easy fix there I have configured rules already, but it seems they are not applied. Please enable all logging in hmailserver, and send a message, then after 30 seconds show all logs created Are rules applied when there is dire...
by mattg
2019-08-08 01:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 738

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

I've sent you a private message VinceO

I agree with mikedibella though
When I test that server, I get a StartTLS response.
I think you have Antivirus or an EDGE device that 'inspects' mail that gets in the way...
by mattg
2019-08-08 01:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Possible hMail Setting?
Replies: 10
Views: 496

Re: Possible hMail Setting?

Can you please enable all logging, deliberately create the issue, wait 90 seconds and then post all logs created

Are Outlook machines definitely connecting to hMailserver?
by mattg
2019-08-07 14:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Steps to change the server
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: Steps to change the server

Yes, what you've said kind of makes sense Do you connect with POP3 or IMAP? I've been meaning to update that page for a few weeks. Easiest way Backup using builtin backup tools with all options selected (including compression) install same version on new machine copy back up to new machine Restore t...
by mattg
2019-08-07 09:39
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

Yup, i am running 5.6.8-B2450.21 (*.21 are a few fixes and changes i made myself) Me too now. but works with: HIGH:!TLSv1:!SSLv3; gmail uses TLS cipher 1.3 as you mentioned Doing this now too thanks - we see how it goes. NOTE: This only is suitable if you only allow TLS 1.2 + 1.3 i know mattg does,...
by mattg
2019-08-06 11:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: <empty> from address php mail()
Replies: 9
Views: 379

Re: <empty> from address php mail()

Any clues as to why hMail empties the from address here? hMailserver doesn't empty any fields There is one other difference. Outlook authenticates, but PHP mail() does not. I am not suspecting a problem there because hMail does not throw an error - I have turned off "Require SMTP authentication" fo...
by mattg
2019-08-06 00:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 738

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

This IS a misconfiguration
Either the receiving server is broken
OR
You are you using a domain on your server that you don't necessarily have rights to, and the recipient server is ALSO hosting the same domain
by mattg
2019-08-05 12:57
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

Yep, But just checked an RvhD has updated the fork, so I've just installed it and tested.

Verify certs is turned on, and gmail external POP3 download works fine-

Thanks to you both
by mattg
2019-08-05 12:44
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

The ONLY servers that I am connecting with via TLSv1.3 is the gmail servers, for incoming, outgoing and external pop3 download. All others are still TLSv1.2 (or nude) Not sure if you're saying that there's a problem or just sharing what you're seeing? Just sharing what I'm seeing No problem at all ...
by mattg
2019-08-05 12:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 704

Re: Installing

And PHPWebAdmin is NOT needed to run hMailserver
by mattg
2019-08-05 11:17
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

The ONLY servers that I am connecting with via TLSv1.3 is the gmail servers, for incoming, outgoing and external pop3 download.

All others are still TLSv1.2 (or nude)
by mattg
2019-08-04 17:34
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

Don't know why, but I had to turn off 'verify remote server SSL/TLS certificates' for gmail pop3 external download to work http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=32158&p=200990&hilit=pki.goog#p200990 I checked that installed all of these. Stopped working (with verify checked) when I u...
by mattg
2019-08-04 16:50
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

I only have StartTLS Optional for port 25

I get so many unencrypted connections on port 25, don't see how I could force StartTLS on port 25.
However, I also don't allow AUTH on port 25 (using the ini setting), so there are no usernames / passwords accessible
by mattg
2019-08-04 14:04
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

RvdH wrote:
2019-08-04 12:24
Yup, i am running 5.6.8-B2450.21 (*.21 are a few fixes and changes i made myself)
Me too now.
RvdH wrote:
2019-08-04 12:24
but works with:

Code: Select all

HIGH:!TLSv1:!SSLv3;
gmail uses TLS cipher 1.3 as you mentioned
Doing this now too thanks - we will see how it goes.

Gmail is TLSv1.3 both directions
by mattg
2019-08-04 03:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 704

Re: Installing

Under system requirements is a technical knowledge component
https://www.hmailserver.com/documentati ... quirements

I'm not sure that you have the required technical knowledge to run a mailserver
by mattg
2019-08-04 00:01
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

martin wrote:
2019-08-03 21:22
The one in hMailServer comes from Mozillas recommendations if I recall correctly.
Not a recent one I don't think
That list changes fairly frequently

I have updated mine a few times over the years
by mattg
2019-08-03 23:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 704

Re: Installing

Joe wrote:
2019-08-03 19:32
installed PHP 4.3.11

now when I point foxfire web browser to http://localhost/PHPWebAdmin, I get:

WebAdmin

"; ?>
Then PHP is clearly STILL not working
by mattg
2019-08-03 02:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installing
Replies: 19
Views: 704

Re: Installing

Do you have PHP installed? What web server are you using (Apache or IIS or ...)?
by mattg
2019-08-03 02:14
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8
Replies: 37
Views: 1938

Re: Disable SSLv3 in hMailServer >5.6.8

Even Microsoft have disabled SSLv3.0 on all modern operating systems
It provides no security at all - as it so easily broken
by mattg
2019-08-03 02:11
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Martin is back
Replies: 45
Views: 2825

Re: Martin is back

POODLE is SSL 3.0 as far as i know, Disable SSL 3.0 and you are good, no? Poodle has been reborn against TLS (specifically the attacks against TLS more than half way down.) https://www.imperialviolet.org/2014/12/08/poodleagain.html The only way to stop it is to disable ALL BUT TLSv1.2 (Which I've d...
by mattg
2019-08-03 02:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using STARTTLS for message delivery
Replies: 23
Views: 738

Re: Using STARTTLS for message delivery

I'm guessing that the sender domain is actually hosted on that SMTP server, and that the FROM is seen as a local address on that machine, and the end server requires SSL/TLS for AUTH
by mattg
2019-08-02 11:50
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Martin is back
Replies: 45
Views: 2825

Re: Martin is back

martin wrote:
2019-08-02 07:36
I think that we've shown that hmailserver will downgrade connections if asked by the client - which isn't ideal.
Unless I misunderstand you, that's just how TLS works though?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POODLE
(specifically the attacks against TLS more than half way down.)
by mattg
2019-08-02 07:22
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Removing x86 support in 5.7
Replies: 6
Views: 559

Re: Removing x86 support in 5.7

just do it.

Most programs these days for windows don't come in 32 bit flavours anymore, only 64 bit.
by mattg
2019-08-02 07:20
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Martin is back
Replies: 45
Views: 2825

Re: Martin is back

Oh yeah it is a 'would be nice', not a need... On this subject, I think that we've shown that hmailserver will downgrade connections if asked by the client - which isn't ideal. I've actually turned off TLS1.1 and below, and so my hMailserver (and my web sites) are all TLSv1.2, and that works well. I...
by mattg
2019-08-02 02:45
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Martin is back
Replies: 45
Views: 2825

Re: Martin is back

Can you tell me what problems you're facing with OpenSSL? You mean the fact that hMailServer relies on it (rather than LibreSSL), or that the latest stable version is using an old version? (I put up a new beta some hours ago with the latest OpenSSL version). Also, when you say TLS are you thinking ...
by mattg
2019-08-02 02:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 952

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

ALSO (In addition to showing logs for SENDING an email)

on the IP ranges page there is a 'default' button - press that

You have a default domain set. Do you know why?
If you don't know why, then remove that please.
by mattg
2019-08-01 10:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: mail delivery to client problem
Replies: 9
Views: 533

Re: mail delivery to client problem

'Bad allocation' is usually a disk hardware problem

hMailserver just repeats the Windows Error
by mattg
2019-08-01 00:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm not getting to send e-mail
Replies: 22
Views: 952

Re: I'm not getting to send e-mail

palinka wrote:
2019-07-29 20:16
OK, now we're getting somewhere. First of all, run this and post the results: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... 20&t=30914
Do this again, so that we can see what your current config looks like please
by mattg
2019-08-01 00:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: mail delivery to client problem
Replies: 9
Views: 533

Re: mail delivery to client problem

What version of hMailserver are you on?

This looks a lot like and old issue from many years back
by mattg
2019-07-31 08:42
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Easy Set Up DKIM signatures on Hmailserver
Replies: 31
Views: 29967

Re: HOW TO: Easy Set Up DKIM signatures on Hmailserver

Add an SMTP route for 'myactualdomain.com' pointing to the externally server that actually hosts that domain
by mattg
2019-07-30 01:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMail session corrupted
Replies: 4
Views: 316

Re: hMail session corrupted

Yep that's an external MySQL Some versions of MySQL disabled the root password after a set period. This 'feature' was later removed. I recall that the fix was to change the date on the local machine - but perhaps check with MySQL support about a work around The password stored in the hMailserver.ini...
by mattg
2019-07-30 00:50
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Excursus 451 452 Retry Strategies
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: Excursus 451 452 Retry Strategies

hMailserver has settings under SMTP >> Delivery of email Number of retries and minutes between every retry Every 45X code gets the same response, hMailserver retries as per those settings. Once retries is exceeded the message is bounced back to the sender as a non delivery. There is also a setting u...
by mattg
2019-07-30 00:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMail session corrupted
Replies: 4
Views: 316

Re: hMail session corrupted

Are you sure that this is a MySQL database being used

Please show the entire hMaislerver.ini (with passwords REMOVED)
by mattg
2019-07-30 00:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Export Mail Domain
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Re: Export Mail Domain

Alternate recommendation
Rename the domain to something like example.local and don't tell anyone