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by mattg
2019-10-08 01:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: imap folder limit
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: imap folder limit

In Outlook have probably dragged the folder to the trash, or 'deleted' it

You could also have dragged from the trash back to your main folder area
by mattg
2019-10-08 01:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Errors HM5136 and HM4208
Replies: 9
Views: 526

Re: Errors HM5136 and HM4208

There are some custom builds about that offer an event called 'OnClientConnect'

I use that and some custom logging to track who logs on from where.
How open to using ALPHA software are you? Not for the feint of heart and not recommended on a production machine.
by mattg
2019-10-08 01:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Stop intruder
Replies: 68
Views: 3175

Re: Stop intruder

palinka wrote:
2019-10-07 13:39
Anyway, i think the majority of IDS hits come from password guessers. There's no point in letting them back in. EXILED TO THE BARREN WASTELANDS OF THE INTERNET NEVER TO BE HEARD FROM AGAIN!
Except they are usually connecting from dynamic IPs, which may later end being used by a genuine sender
by mattg
2019-10-07 14:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: imap folder limit
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: imap folder limit

What mail client do you use?
Have you tried another
by mattg
2019-10-07 03:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SMTH AUTH?
Replies: 13
Views: 2205

Re: SMTH AUTH?

Did you restart the hmailserver?

Also there is an SMTP setting under RFC compliance 'allow plain text authentication'
by mattg
2019-10-05 08:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mail from delivery queue not sent
Replies: 20
Views: 3356

Re: Mail from delivery queue not sent

That SHOULD log in the error log (a separate log file)
by mattg
2019-10-05 07:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics
Replies: 21
Views: 788

Re: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics

jim.bus wrote:
2019-10-04 13:03
I also just looked in General Discussion Forum and there is a Post for a Topic on Pakistani Wedding Photography
We get a dozen or so spam posts per week

We just delete and BanHammer the poster
by mattg
2019-10-05 07:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics
Replies: 21
Views: 788

Re: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics

palinka wrote:
2019-10-04 12:14
Are you using firefox also? I'm using Brave and i haven't had any of these issues. I tried manually typing in http and it automatically forwarded to https.
I'm currently using Waterfox for this forum, so yes a firefox offshoot
I'll try a different browser.
by mattg
2019-10-05 07:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How do you check antispam settings?
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: How do you check antispam settings?

I find the sanesecurity defs for ClamAV excellent (I run Clam tests within Spamassassin) The one thing, is that sometimes those defs pick up something an hour or two after it is received. What my script does is trawl all unread mail in every inbox, looking for something that wasn't flagged as spam w...
by mattg
2019-10-04 02:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How do you check antispam settings?
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: How do you check antispam settings?

I recheck with SpamAssassin If it subsequent scans find spam it is moved to the spam@ account, or deleted if high I have some custom logging included, and run on a schedule (I have cut and pasted some of my script - so it may not work in isolation) I do this Function SpamAssassin_ReCheck() 'custom e...
by mattg
2019-10-04 01:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Messages cannot be deleted, other messages disappear
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Re: Messages cannot be deleted, other messages disappear

Most IMAP Clients will only mark mail as deleted not actually delete the message.

Look for a 'purge' command in your mail client
by mattg
2019-10-04 01:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Better way to handle spam attacks?
Replies: 4
Views: 416

Re: Better way to handle spam attacks?

Yes with your IP ranges

Also you can stop AUTH on port 25
https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewt ... =7&t=29814
by mattg
2019-10-04 01:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics
Replies: 21
Views: 788

Re: Getting Different Presentaion Of hMailServer Forum Topics

I'm getting http: rather than https: at times too
I suspect that this website isn't set to automatically redirect to https:
by mattg
2019-10-03 01:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Google SMTP Relay - Too Many Authentications
Replies: 1
Views: 287

Re: Google SMTP Relay - Too Many Authentications

Is there any way to get it to stay logged in or somehow slow things down a bit so that we're not hitting Google's authentication limit? NO You could just have hMailserver deliver to the final recipients directly, and not route through gmail at all, or deliver some directly, and by using routes and ...
by mattg
2019-10-03 01:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email client Thunderbird configuration
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: Email client Thunderbird configuration

If you have enabled all logging and there are no logs created then you are NOT connecting to your hMailsevrer
by mattg
2019-10-02 03:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can hmailserver do this for me?
Replies: 10
Views: 522

Re: Can hmailserver do this for me?

This really should be easy

But you are correct the PLC should allow proper email server configurations
by mattg
2019-10-02 01:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can hmailserver do this for me?
Replies: 10
Views: 522

Re: Can hmailserver do this for me?

Here's more logs. That line with PC[nl]250-SIZE 20480000[nl]250-AUTH LOGIN[nl]250 HELP, is that a problem? No, that's fine That is your server detailing what it can do That log shows 3 messages accepted normally Can you also enable Application, debug and TCPIP logging and try to send another messag...
by mattg
2019-10-01 15:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can hmailserver do this for me?
Replies: 10
Views: 522

Re: Can hmailserver do this for me?

550 A valid address is required hMailServer issues this error message if a SMTP client tries to specify a recipient address which is not valid (which has an incorrect syntax). https://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/latest/?page=reference_error_messages_smtp but I haven't received any emails Show...
by mattg
2019-10-01 05:15
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Convert message with text attachment
Replies: 5
Views: 232

Re: Convert message with text attachment

check if there is a HTMLbody component...

I've seen some messages where there is only HTML part not a plain text part
Otherwise I'd dump the attachment then read it, and change bodytext as you suggest
by mattg
2019-09-30 09:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can hmailserver do this for me?
Replies: 10
Views: 522

Re: Can hmailserver do this for me?

Just install hmailserver, don't change ANY settings EXCEPT add an SMTP route that points to your other server (eg GMAIL) including credentials and port other than 25 (Gmail like many others accepts mail on port 587 using STartTLS or port 465 via SSL) THEN add an IP range for your LAN, allowing exter...
by mattg
2019-09-30 08:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Accessing MX Backup
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Re: Accessing MX Backup

Perhaps with some scripting you could catch all messages as they arrive (OnAcceptMessage) and copy them to a new recipient Thinking about this, the Mirror may also work Test it and see and post back The trick will be to see if they are still forwarded to the main MX later As a question, how often do...
by mattg
2019-09-30 04:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Accessing MX Backup
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Re: Accessing MX Backup

How have you set up the Backup MX on your hMailserver?
What else is your hMailserver doing?
by mattg
2019-09-30 04:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Accessing MX Backup
Replies: 11
Views: 562

Re: Accessing MX Backup

Thank you palinka, however, if I set up a forward, will it still run as an MX Backup system No it won't, You can work around some things, but the one thing you can't work around is that if a message is delivered to hMailserver and there is a local account to match hMailserver will ALWAYS deliver to...
by mattg
2019-09-29 12:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Automatic answer editing
Replies: 21
Views: 632

Re: Automatic answer editing

What rule do I have to do besides script to make this auto-reply work? Setup a rule: If from contains sender Then run function Autoreply. It obviously doesn't matter which folder I install the script on? YES it does matter Then add this to the bottom of eventhandlers.vbs Code: Select all Sub Autore...
by mattg
2019-09-28 09:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Email client Thunderbird configuration
Replies: 8
Views: 465

Re: Email client Thunderbird configuration

My guess is that you haven't forwarded POP3 ports form your router to your hMailserver,
OR

That you are trying to connect using IMAP in Thunderbirtd and haven't enabled that protocol in HMailserver
by mattg
2019-09-28 09:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address

jim.bus wrote:
2019-09-28 08:12
The only thing off the top of my head I thought would have been an improvement would have been if the Log Entry identified which Rule he was using hMailServer failed on ...
It does that already.
The logs show the rules as they are tested, and the error will be after one before the next
by mattg
2019-09-28 05:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

Edit - also just noticed the diagnostic script doesn't pick up TLS 1.3. Its brand new, anyway. :mrgreen: Yep. Will look at the script in due course when the new version becomes more mainstream (unless someone has time to highlight the changes in the script required) [Entered by mobile. Excuse my sp...
by mattg
2019-09-28 04:44
Forum: User contributed hMailServer 5 scripts
Topic: SETTINGS DIAGNOSTIC REPORT
Replies: 108
Views: 31550

Re: SETTINGS DIAGNOSTIC REPORT

adds TLSv1.3 (and doesn't show SSLv3.0 in 5.7.0) ' SSLTLS Txt = "SSL/TLS" & vbcrlf Txt = Txt & space(13) & "SSL 3.0 : " & RJust(BooTrans(oTarget.SslVersion30Enabled),6) & vbcrlf Txt = Txt & space(13) & "TLS 1.0 : " & RJust(BooTrans(oTarget.TlsVersion10Enabled),6) & vbcrlf Txt = Txt & space(13) & "TL...
by mattg
2019-09-28 04:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

Sending mail via webmail from me@example.com to a different domain local account. This *should* get relayed through gmail and sent back to me. I have remote/remote checked for "sender/recipient matches". ALWAYS If the recipient account occurs locally, the mail will be delivered locally This will ON...
by mattg
2019-09-28 04:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

You're on 5.7.0, correct? Yes As a test, I set a route for gmail.com using my gmail account credentials on port 465 Would you please try the same but using a local domain? This domain (lets say example.com) I have partially hosted on my server, and I sent a message from my main domain to an example...
by mattg
2019-09-28 03:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How Do I Block All Mail Containing a Specific String
Replies: 7
Views: 420

Re: How Do I Block All Mail Containing a Specific String

rules don't block senders

Rules CAN delete messages

Global rule

If BODY contains Specifc_String
THEN
Delete message
by mattg
2019-09-28 02:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address

nothing is ever too trivial. (Trash Talk removed) They started with this Error log, one string: "ERROR" 316 "2019-09-25 13:49:25.718" "Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM4235, Source: RuleApplier::ApplyAction_Forward, Description: Could not forward message; no recipients." I have about 30 rules for forwa...
by mattg
2019-09-27 11:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Issue with Mysql
Replies: 1
Views: 295

Re: Issue with Mysql

That message does give you the answer

The required .dll is NOT included with hMailserver
You need to track down a copy yourself (or search here there are a few copies posted here)

This is due to the licensing restriction of MySQL, when hMailserver was closed source for a few years
by mattg
2019-09-27 11:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

Say I have a route on my server 'example.com' If someone sends from 'not-hosted-on-my-server@example.com' to an address on my server, the route setting will determine in the sender needs to AUTH or not in IP ranges You wouldn't ask someone with any old gmail address to Authenticate on your server ju...
by mattg
2019-09-27 11:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: Account forwarding with empty or malformed address

I can do screens shots of the post if that will help I still have it on my screen I couldn't work out anything except the insults. It seemed to me that they wanted something added to the logs, by my point to them was there was nothing that could be added. Certainly, I don't think either of us unders...
by mattg
2019-09-27 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

As a test, I set a route for gmail.com using my gmail account credentials on port 465 I can clearly see that delivery is done on port 465, using my credentials to AUTH on the gmail server In addition to the diagnostics, show some logs please My logs include this "APPLICATION" 7776 "2019-09-27 09:01:...
by mattg
2019-09-26 23:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help with routes
Replies: 32
Views: 875

Re: Help with routes

I set Sender = remote, recipient = local The remote / local thing is for IP ranges, and whether or not to require AUTH If you are doing POP3 external downloads for this account, you may want remote, remote but that will stop you sending to THAT account from one of your other hMailserver accounts I h...
by mattg
2019-09-26 15:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Catch all - distribute to many user
Replies: 2
Views: 298

Re: Catch all - distribute to many user

If you want all mail to go to multiple users, set the catch all to a distribution list, and set the members of the list as needed

If you want all mail (not just unknown addressee mail) to be copied then use mirror feature
by mattg
2019-09-26 07:39
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer 5.7
Replies: 97
Views: 6073

Re: hMailServer 5.7

Any database you like, but NOT The built in one if this is going to be anything but a project MS SQL Express is free to download MS SQL other editions cost $ but work well MariaDB MySQL PostgreSQL are all free and open source Most of us use either MySQL or MariaDB (MariaDB was a fork from MySQL) And...
by mattg
2019-09-26 06:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Value in having failed passwords in log files
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Re: Value in having failed passwords in log files

Just had a look through my logs this month

Most of the AUTH PLAIN are from my own machine running thunderbird

I block international connections to IMAP, POP3 and non-port-25 SMTP (eg 587 & 465), so they probably don't get to try to login at all
by mattg
2019-09-26 02:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Value in having failed passwords in log files
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Re: Value in having failed passwords in log files

I could see some use for that data

(I block port 25 AUTH though - so no value for me I don't think)
But passwords attempted on IMAP or POP3 ports or SMTP other than port 25 would be interesting.
I get a dozen IPs per day that I block by GEOIP
by mattg
2019-09-25 23:29
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Per-domain SMTP host name
Replies: 101
Views: 66124

Re: Per-domain SMTP host name

You can also get a single certificate for mailcommon.mydomain.com have all connections secured
by mattg
2019-09-25 23:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 500 - Internal server error
Replies: 23
Views: 795

Re: 500 - Internal server error

Yeah, I've seen where a PHP.ini is loaded that wasn't the one that you've modified

From your php.info output earlier

Configuration File (php.ini) Path C:\Windows
Loaded Configuration File C:\php\php.ini
by mattg
2019-09-25 15:24
Forum: Scripting
Topic: RCPT TO multiple commands
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: RCPT TO multiple commands

That's a bug

Is fixed in this Special Build >> viewtopic.php?f=10&t=30193&start=180#p213193
#5

and also the 5.7 Alpha version
by mattg
2019-09-25 15:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: configuring ssl certificate
Replies: 19
Views: 2878

Re: configuring ssl certificate

updated the how to
by mattg
2019-09-24 10:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Rule to reply to the sender of an external account address
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Re: Rule to reply to the sender of an external account address

katip wrote:
2019-09-23 11:34
it seems you relay outgoing mail via "kundenserver.de" which accepts your message perfectly.
however, for the rest of delivery process you should apply to them if mail never arrives.
Yep
by mattg
2019-09-23 23:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Upgrading Database and SSL
Replies: 41
Views: 8056

Re: Upgrading Database and SSL

That may be possible

I've not tried it with hMailserver, but have certainly upgraded MS SQL databases this way in the past.
by mattg
2019-09-22 02:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate problem
Replies: 37
Views: 726

Re: Certificate problem

bagu is using Hmailserver: 5.7.0-B2429. This is not an official latest stable hMailServer version or Build. I believe the last information I saw was that MattG considers hMailServer 5.7.0-B2485 should still be considered an Alpha Build. Current official stable latest hMailServer is 5.6.7-B2425. jim...
by mattg
2019-09-22 02:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: gmail account or free account
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: gmail account or free account

Set a SMTP route pointing to apple.com
That will send mail to that server for mail accounts that you don't host locally

Palinka is correct though. Your mail will be seen as spam by everyone because your IP won't match SPF or DKIM or DMARC etc
by mattg
2019-09-21 06:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Global Rule to delete spam
Replies: 23
Views: 530

Re: Global Rule to delete spam

Can you please show some hMailserver SMTPD logs showing one (or some) of these messages being delivered
by mattg
2019-09-21 05:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: configuring ssl certificate
Replies: 19
Views: 2878

Re: configuring ssl certificate

I've modified the docs just slightly here >> https://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/latest/?page=reference_sslcertificates And I've created a User Tutorial with your text - If you want to claim it, re-write it (or copy and paste to a new thread) and I'll remove the one I just created using your t...
by mattg
2019-09-21 05:17
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: Using a SSL Certificate from SSLS.com
Replies: 0
Views: 349

Using a SSL Certificate from SSLS.com

One user has put this information together based upon information in the hMailServer Forum, help from a certificate provider, and personal experience with installing SSL into hMailServer: SSL appears to behave very well in hMailServer if a "chained certificate" is installed using the NGINX format, w...
by mattg
2019-09-21 02:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailserver Relaying Spam without Permission HELP!
Replies: 14
Views: 356

Re: hmailserver Relaying Spam without Permission HELP!

A vulnerablity in hMailServer allowed these messages to be sent through the system without having to be authenticated. Ah no This was CLEARLY a configuration issue with this ONE installation of hmailserver, where the mail admin changed a DEFAULT setting to an unsafe setting And that site, no HTTPS,...
by mattg
2019-09-21 00:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can't access Hmail from outside network (Internet)
Replies: 32
Views: 918

Re: Can't access Hmail from outside network (Internet)

Please enable all logging, rename todays logs, try to send again, wait 90 seconds, and then post any logs created
by mattg
2019-09-21 00:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: mail rejected
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: mail rejected

Enable all logging, recreate the issue, wait 90 seconds, then post all logs created thanks


ALSO run this and post the results
viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914
by mattg
2019-09-21 00:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migration Recommendations - Server 2008 to Server 2019.
Replies: 6
Views: 273

Re: Migration Recommendations - Server 2008 to Server 2019.

Just do same process again at change over time

Backup and then restore.
During the changeover, block mail ports so no new mail comes in.

Any real mail will be redelivered later anyway
Or you can setup a backup MX if you are worried about missing incoming mail
by mattg
2019-09-21 00:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Certificate problem
Replies: 37
Views: 726

Re: Certificate problem

As you are only running TLSv1.2 you could try this

HIGH:!TLSv1:!SSLv3;

It is what I run
by mattg
2019-09-21 00:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Rule to reply to the sender of an external account address
Replies: 14
Views: 466

Re: Rule to reply to the sender of an external account address

I've actived the option but the result is bad What does 'bad' mean in this instance? Your IP range looks fine Your Route should have sender = A remote address SMTP >> Advanced >> Bind to local address could be blank (but may not matter) You should NOT allow SSLv3.0 Otherwise looks OK to me If you a...