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by mattg
2018-11-18 07:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: PLC Network Setup
Replies: 18
Views: 1871

Re: PLC Network Setup

mattg wrote:
2018-11-13 23:12
SMTPD is your hMailserver accepting (or not) mail from a mail client or a mail server

A bit further down is the SMTPC lines which is your hMailsevrer trying to send that message on to another mail server
Is there any SMTPC lines folowing that in your logs?
by mattg
2018-11-17 22:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: New install/configuration seems to be working but no mails to/from the outside world
Replies: 35
Views: 210

Re: New install/configuration seems to be working but no mails to/from the outside world

Another option is to pay for business class internet either with Comcast or another ISP
by mattg
2018-11-17 09:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: New install/configuration seems to be working but no mails to/from the outside world
Replies: 35
Views: 210

Re: New install/configuration seems to be working but no mails to/from the outside world

Please enable all logging, try to send outside again, wait at least two minutes and post all of the logs created
by mattg
2018-11-17 06:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I cnt back up my Hmailserver
Replies: 3
Views: 51

Re: I cnt back up my Hmailserver

By checking the size of the data directory in Windows explorer, or using something like treesize free >>https://www.jam-software.com/treesize_free/
by mattg
2018-11-17 06:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 550 No SMTP Server defined, but local host name set
Replies: 9
Views: 60

Re: 550 No SMTP Server defined, but local host name set

Is this only one sender?
Can you show the full logs of sending such a message please
by mattg
2018-11-16 17:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 550 No SMTP Server defined, but local host name set
Replies: 9
Views: 60

Re: 550 No SMTP Server defined, but local host name set

I suspect that it is your domain names...

Run this and post the results please>> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914
by mattg
2018-11-16 17:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I cnt back up my Hmailserver
Replies: 3
Views: 51

Re: I cnt back up my Hmailserver

How long do you leave it for?
How big is your database and Data directory?
by mattg
2018-11-16 00:40
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: hMailServer - Github Fork and Contributionanalysis
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Re: hMailServer - Github Fork and Contributionanalysis

And if I am second most active, everyone else is doing nothing...

I haven't played with hMailserver code for years
by mattg
2018-11-14 17:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with spams sent through my server
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Problems with spams sent through my server

RvdH wrote:
2018-11-14 17:23
..allowing External To External deliveries has to be the worst 'default' setting ever!
Here is the original discussion
http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... UTH#p78751

btw I don't disagree with you
by mattg
2018-11-14 17:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with spams sent through my server
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Problems with spams sent through my server

External to External with AUTH is the default setting What it allows say is for me to AUTH with matt@example.com and send FROM potus@whitehouse.com @matt I get that, but i don't see why one would allow this? common usage would be forwarding the messages from the document scanner to the world etc. I...
by mattg
2018-11-14 17:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with spams sent through my server
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Problems with spams sent through my server

Have you cleared the queue? In that full log you post (the zip) there is ONLY one message accepted and that is between your domains at 2018-11-14 15:26:49.136 this was from 127.0.0.1, so I'm guessing your IIS server Clear the queue, and post more logs please. There seems to be a fair bit of probing ...
by mattg
2018-11-14 16:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with spams sent through my server
Replies: 16
Views: 458

Re: Problems with spams sent through my server

External to External with AUTH is the default setting What it allows say is for me to AUTH with matt@example.com and send FROM potus@whitehouse.com The TCP ports is messed up, my guess is that is an attempt to use multiple certs, but I reckon that it won't work ALSO the diagnostics show an error log...
by mattg
2018-11-13 23:15
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server
Replies: 14
Views: 2149

Re: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server

Dravion wrote:
2018-11-13 19:34
Maybe this was the reason for Martin to replace it with MS-SQL-CE
Nope
That was solely about hmailserver versions 5.0>5.3 being closed source
by mattg
2018-11-13 23:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: PLC Network Setup
Replies: 18
Views: 1871

Re: PLC Network Setup

SMTPD is your hMailserver accepting (or not) mail froma a mail client or a mail server A bit further down is the SMTPC lines which is your hMailsevrer trying to send that message on to another mail server You now have Internet IP range allowing all connections without AUTH If this server is visible ...
by mattg
2018-11-13 15:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmail as relay as forwarder for alert tool to Office 365
Replies: 1
Views: 673

Re: hmail as relay as forwarder for alert tool to Office 365

enable all logging, try again, wait 90 seconds, show all logs created please
by mattg
2018-11-13 11:49
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server
Replies: 14
Views: 2149

Re: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server

Back in the day...

When hMailserver shipped with MySQL, it was as seamless to install as the MSSQL CE is install in modern releases

Build 4.4.4 and earlier if you want to test
https://www.hmailserver.com/download_archive
by mattg
2018-11-13 02:35
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server
Replies: 14
Views: 2149

Re: TLS 1.2 Support for SQL Server

hmailserver used to come with the community version of MySQL that changed when hMailserver became closed source for a couple of versions due to licensing issues, but now that hmailserver is open source again (since 5.4) I see no reason why it shouldn't ship with a another SQL Server It already suppo...
by mattg
2018-11-13 02:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL / TLS Encryption
Replies: 6
Views: 1822

Re: SSL / TLS Encryption

Unfortunately, Thunderbird trusts my CA. When I try to manually connect my mail address with Thunderbird, an error message appears: Thunderbird failed to find the settings for your email account. Normally you will need to manually set the settings in Thunderbird unless you have Autoconfigure set up...
by mattg
2018-11-12 09:21
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: TLSv1.2
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: TLSv1.2

Some more things I've learned - PHP 5.6 whilst supporting TLSv1.2 will not connect via TLSv1.2 without tricky modifications of ciphers (apparently - not got it working yet) - PHP 7.X does just fine, as long as you specifically ask to use TLS v1.2 in your code - ASP pages and applications build with ...
by mattg
2018-11-12 00:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can't open more than two SMTP sessions from email client
Replies: 1
Views: 1270

Re: Can't open more than two SMTP sessions from email client

run this and post the results >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914 On my server, I currently have 7 SMTP sessions open, while I personally am not sending and mail. I think you've modified some setting that has impacted on this... In saying that sending 10-20K emails in seve...
by mattg
2018-11-12 00:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL / TLS Encryption
Replies: 6
Views: 1822

Re: SSL / TLS Encryption

Run this please and post the results >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914
by mattg
2018-11-11 03:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL / TLS Encryption
Replies: 6
Views: 1822

Re: SSL / TLS Encryption

If it is a self signed cert, you will need to accept it in Thunderbird

Minimise the main Thunderbird window and look for a message window where you can accept the certificate
by mattg
2018-11-10 22:53
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: STARTTLS Everywhere! by EFF
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: STARTTLS Everywhere! by EFF

Nice to see they contribute to the spambots to make their job easier to find mail servers. Their ' how to use page ': The list is hosted  here , and the corresponding signature is here. ...goes on to fully list all domains (signed up) and mail servers belonging to them all wrapped up in a nice scan...
by mattg
2018-11-10 22:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: PLC Network Setup
Replies: 18
Views: 1871

Re: PLC Network Setup

Change the priority of the new IP range to 20

Higher number = higher priority


AND you still have require AUTH set for your new IP range
AND the BIND address in SMTP advanced settings, binds OUTGOING connections to that NIC, is that what you want?
by mattg
2018-11-10 05:40
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: STARTTLS Everywhere! by EFF
Replies: 4
Views: 118

Re: STARTTLS Everywhere! by EFF

Did you want to add some voting questions?

Is this likely to be added to SpamAssassis in the near future? That would work for most of us...
by mattg
2018-11-10 04:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: PLC Network Setup
Replies: 18
Views: 1871

Re: PLC Network Setup

Your IP ranges in hMailserver is the issue

Create a new ip range in hmailserver for the PLC network, and allow all connection without AUTH

If you are still having issues run this and post the results >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914
by mattg
2018-11-09 01:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Beginner Questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1777

Re: Beginner Questions

Just install hMailserver Don't add any domains or accounts You only need SMTP, so you can turn off POP3 and IMAP Setup a SMTP Relayer to send all mail via your work mail server (ISP's mailserver) if you need to authenticate to send (and you probably will or your documents will be seen as SPAM) - try...
by mattg
2018-11-08 23:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with TB or with hmailserver
Replies: 3
Views: 1862

Re: Problems with TB or with hmailserver

In Thunderbird

Tools >> Account settings >> [Select each account] >>Synchronisation and storage >> UNCHECK 'Keep messages for this account on this computer'
by mattg
2018-11-08 10:40
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: TLSv1.2
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: TLSv1.2

But the really really cool thing is, that someone contacted me back.
A real live person who knows what TLSv1.2 actually is


I was really pleasantly surprised to receive multiple emails from a technical contact (that all arrived fine from a different ATO server using TLSv1.2)
by mattg
2018-11-08 10:37
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: TLSv1.2
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: TLSv1.2

And the main headline... 'Look after your Mental Health'

here's a link if need some sleep inducement >> https://www.ato.gov.au/misc/sbit/sbnews20181107.html
by mattg
2018-11-08 03:50
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: TLSv1.2
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: TLSv1.2

And yep, was the Tax office newsletter.

I've turned TLSv1.0 off again now, and I'll try and contact them to ask that they fix the security at their end...
by mattg
2018-11-08 03:40
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: TLSv1.2
Replies: 6
Views: 242

TLSv1.2

I figured that if Office365 can do it, so can I I turned off all TLS protocols EXCEPT for TLSv1.2 Something strange has happened I have an IP camera from a former client that tries to tell me that it's hard drive is full every hour or so. It tries to use SSLv3.0, which I haven't accepted for over a ...
by mattg
2018-11-07 23:55
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: ALternative to Office 365 Message Encryption capabilities
Replies: 7
Views: 274

Re: ALternative to Office 365 Message Encryption capabilities

mikedibella wrote:
2018-11-07 03:20
PM an email address and I'll send you a secure message as a demo.
That is just awesome, and exactly what I need

I'll contact you if I come across any problems


Thanks Heaps!!
by mattg
2018-11-07 23:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Relay and Header help
Replies: 7
Views: 1932

Re: Relay and Header help

OK Remove the rule, and the domain and all accounts (The rule won't achieve what you want, and the domain and accounts are not needed) Remove both IP ranges Create a new IP range for your LAN (eg 10.0.00 >> 10.0.0.255 or what ever your LAN IP range is) Allow all without SMTP AUthentication You only ...
by mattg
2018-11-07 15:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mails to inexistent accounts
Replies: 5
Views: 1796

Re: Send mails to inexistent accounts

mattg wrote:
2018-11-07 15:41
If still having trouble

run this and show the results >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914
Then enable all logging, try to send mail again, wait unto the error, then post all logs created
by mattg
2018-11-07 15:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mails to inexistent accounts
Replies: 5
Views: 1796

Re: Send mails to inexistent accounts

in hMailserver

Protocols >> Smtp >> Route


If still having trouble

run this and show the results >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914
Then enable all logging, try to send mail again, wait unto the error, then post all logs created
by mattg
2018-11-07 15:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Send mails to inexistent accounts
Replies: 5
Views: 1796

Re: Send mails to inexistent accounts

If the domain exists locally on hMailserver, but the account doesn't, then a route would be needed to send to the remainder of the domain host if that exists. Domain there, account not there, no other hosting (and therefore no route) then mail rejected If the domain doesn't exist locally, hmailserve...
by mattg
2018-11-07 10:05
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Retrieve mail body and pass to batch file
Replies: 13
Views: 250

Re: Retrieve mail body and pass to batch file

ahmadkhaidir wrote:
2018-11-07 04:06
do you have any sample of OnAcceptMessage command?
https://www.hmailserver.com/documentati ... eptmessage
by mattg
2018-11-07 10:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: server receives messages addressed to wrong domain
Replies: 8
Views: 2017

Re: server receives messages addressed to wrong domain

antons wrote:
2018-11-07 08:35
I would like to block them all.
As would we all

It is a continuous battle fighting SPAMMERs
by mattg
2018-11-07 02:53
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: ALternative to Office 365 Message Encryption capabilities
Replies: 7
Views: 274

Re: ALternative to Office 365 Message Encryption capabilities

Do you have it set to be an internet facing web portal that stores the encrypted pdfs, where a username and password is emailed (or better SMS'd) to the recipient (not a local email address)? Then yes, I'd love to see what you've done, and how Ciphermail has soo many features, that I was thinking of...
by mattg
2018-11-07 01:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Relay and Header help
Replies: 7
Views: 1932

Re: Relay and Header help

run this >> http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewto ... 20&t=30914

What else does your hmailserver do other than these forwards?
by mattg
2018-11-06 22:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Relay and Header help
Replies: 7
Views: 1932

Re: Relay and Header help

This bit "SMTPD" 5088 405 "2018-11-06 13:49:01.235" "<10.10.5.50>" "RECEIVED: RCPT TO:<Mike@companyname.com>" "DEBUG" 5088 "2018-11-06 13:49:01.251" "AWStats::LogDeliveryFailure" "SMTPD" 5088 405 "2018-11-06 13:49:01.251" "<10.10.5.50>" "SENT: 550 Unknown user" Means that you have the domain 'compan...
by mattg
2018-11-05 23:50
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )
Replies: 39
Views: 9207

Re: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )

and here is mine (we all approach this slightly differently) Sub OnClientConnect(oClient) 'uses functions: CustomMonthlyLog, Wait, RunCommandWithOutput eventlog.write oClient.IPaddress & " port number " & oClient.port dim oApp, oRanges, TempString, i, a, oRange TempString = "" Set oApp = CreateObjec...
by mattg
2018-11-05 11:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error attempting to send mail
Replies: 2
Views: 1774

Re: Error attempting to send mail

yep the diagnostics will show us, but you have 'require SSL/TLS for AUTH' checked in the IP range that applies to your NAS
by mattg
2018-11-05 00:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Yet another SSL thread
Replies: 11
Views: 2074

Re: Yet another SSL thread

SorenR wrote:
2018-11-05 00:12
And somewhere in the delivery chain there is an unencrypted link, so it is all for nothing. NSA already knows :mrgreen:
Absolutely correct

If you want to secure your messages, you need to use message level encryption, which is typically performed by mail clients, not mail servers
by mattg
2018-11-05 00:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailAdmin does not show UI after password entry....
Replies: 1
Views: 1761

Re: hMailAdmin does not show UI after password entry....

Not seen that yet

Is it possible that the hmailADMIN.exe GUI is showing off visible screen?
Can you detail what Windows updates have recently installed
by mattg
2018-11-05 00:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Yet another SSL thread
Replies: 11
Views: 2074

Re: Yet another SSL thread

This bit ... in Thunderbird, changed Connection security from None to SSL/TLS (which automatically changed port to 995 - for POP3)... SSL/TLS is different to StartTLS StartTLS navigates to the server unencrypted, then after the servers greet each other, then they negotiate security. SSL/TLS navigate...
by mattg
2018-11-04 01:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain
Replies: 12
Views: 2204

Re: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain

I presume that it is OK to leave it that way? The only issue is that you are giving google more information about websites you interact with. They monitor / record everything. The additional information that you are telling them is that they will match your public IP address with all of the DNS loo...
by mattg
2018-11-03 00:21
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )
Replies: 39
Views: 9207

Re: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )

Yep, the DNSBL seems to be working as usual

Although as this list is fairly static, perhaps someone has it cached in my DNS lookup chain
by mattg
2018-11-03 00:05
Forum: Feature requests
Topic: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )
Replies: 39
Views: 9207

Re: Country Code IP Block / Allow ( GeoIP )

Easiest way I have found is to add a DNSBL zz.countries.nerd.dk My expected result = 127.0.0.1-35|127.0.0.37-255|127.0.1.*|127.0.2.0-41|127.0.2.43-255|127.0.3.1-71|127.0.3.73-255 Which allows AU, NZ and USA full set of results is here >> http://countries.nerd.dk/isolist.txt (that is not loading for ...
by mattg
2018-11-02 23:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Failed to bind to IP address [external ip]
Replies: 4
Views: 1830

Re: Failed to bind to IP address [external ip]

Settings >> Protocols >> SMTP >> Advanced >> delivery of e-mail >> bind to local IP address Make that blank ALSO Settings >> Advanced >> TCP/IP ports >> Make sure that all TCP/IP addresses are 0.0.0.0 unless you have a very specific reason NOT to do that If in doubt (or it is still not working), the...
by mattg
2018-11-02 23:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Relay and Header help
Replies: 7
Views: 1932

Re: Relay and Header help

First things first

Does Unity actually connect to hMailserver?

please enable all logging in hmailsevrer, try to force the connection from unity, wait at least 30 seconds or until you get an error in unity and post all logs created....

As a rule of thumb, Windows doesn't handle VLANs at all
by mattg
2018-11-02 23:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: config ip:port with ssl-certificates for each domains
Replies: 2
Views: 1780

Re: config ip:port with ssl-certificates for each domains

Questions: Now, I want to support the other domains with ssl-certifcates. How can I to this? You can't do this (and you don't need to - see below) you can have 1 SSL cert per port, but you can't have multiple SSL certs per port What I do (and what most ISPs, including gmail and Office365 do for the...
by mattg
2018-11-02 08:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain
Replies: 12
Views: 2204

Re: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain

I'm pretty comfortable that is a local DNS error

your hMailserver is doing a DNS lookup immediately before the crashes
Change your DNS settings in windows (in your Windows network connections try setting your IPv4 DNS to 8.8.8.8 which is google's DNS server) and see what happens then
by mattg
2018-11-02 06:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain
Replies: 12
Views: 2204

Re: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain

ALSO Debug logging will give a bit more info, can you enable debug logging as well please
by mattg
2018-11-02 06:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain
Replies: 12
Views: 2204

Re: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain

SMTPD is your mail client connecting to your server It hasn't reached the stage yet where it is trying to send to the recipient server. Is it all messages? Is it all senders? Does sending to everyone at this domain create the same errors? It is something peculiar to your server. Run this and post th...
by mattg
2018-11-02 04:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain
Replies: 12
Views: 2204

Re: Error Sending Emails to Specific Domain

When you say "error received..." where exactly is this error received?

Can you please show the contents of your error log?
by mattg
2018-11-01 11:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Making LetsEncrypt Certificates usable for hMail
Replies: 6
Views: 2236

Re: Making LetsEncrypt Certificates usable for hMail

The full-chain.pem (as opposed to the chain.pem) means that the mail clients don't have to ask if the certificate is OK to use. You will likely find that the chain.pem is ONLY the CA certs and not your sert as well. You could open your cert in notepad, copy the entire contents (start and finish line...
by mattg
2018-11-01 07:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Installation of hmailserver in windows 2008 r2
Replies: 11
Views: 2151

Re: Installation of hmailserver in windows 2008 r2

mois22 wrote:
2018-11-01 04:45
Sorry, please, but I do not understand what I should do when it says to enable the whole record, in which part of it to do it
Settings >> logging >> select all options