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by phil54
2008-11-18 12:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: What webmail?
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

Re: What webmail?

Thanks for the help, i'll have a look at nasmail first.
by phil54
2008-11-18 12:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: What webmail?
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

Re: What webmail?

Thanks Martin, are they generally the three bits of webmail software that you recommend you use with hmail?
by phil54
2008-11-18 12:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: What webmail?
Replies: 5
Views: 1815

What webmail?

I've been asked to setup webmail for use with our hmail install, now i'm wondering what's the easiest to setup?

What webmail does everyone use with hmail?

Thanks all
by phil54
2008-09-11 12:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: No mail servers exists for the address error with new router
Replies: 15
Views: 4697

Re: No mail servers exists for the address error with new router

If it's a new router, have you forwarded the ports to the server? Ie 25, 21 etc etc
by phil54
2008-08-27 15:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with spam
Replies: 7
Views: 2534

Re: Problem with spam

since mid june i'm on about 180'000 now...

/shakes fist at the dirty spammers :mrgreen:

Edit: You are definately rejecting spam, just ran your logfile through logparser and it's rejected:

Spamhaus: 1153
no mx records: 78
blocked by spf: 55
by phil54
2008-08-27 10:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with spam
Replies: 7
Views: 2534

Re: Problem with spam

gmorken, thats working ok. These are the blacklist i use on our server

zen.spamhaus.org
bl.spamcop.net
dnsbl.njabl.org
ix.dnsbl.manitu.net

Seems to work well at the moment
by phil54
2008-08-26 17:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problem with spam
Replies: 7
Views: 2534

Re: Problem with spam

Have you activated the dns blacklists in the spam settings gmorken?
by phil54
2008-08-13 10:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: what anti SPAM system do u use?
Replies: 14
Views: 5172

Re: what anti SPAM system do u use?

We use basically the same as Rainer, but without the greylisting. Something i should do lol :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-08-07 16:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Website to test files for Viruses
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Re: Website to test files for Viruses

Ha Ha Slug, i must of been. I'm sure i saw it on here as well :mrgreen:

I've just used this one, seems quite good. I tested it first with the eicar test virus.

http://virusscan.jotti.org/

Anyone for a pint :D
by phil54
2008-08-07 12:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Website to test files for Viruses
Replies: 2
Views: 1295

Website to test files for Viruses

Lo all,

i seem to remember someone on here posting a link to a website, where it's possible to upload a file that you think might have a virus and it checks it online against all the top virus scanning companies.

Have i just made that up?

Ta :)
by phil54
2008-07-01 10:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook Express, Pop3 and SMTP works via IP, why?
Replies: 2
Views: 1369

Re: Outlook Express, Pop3 and SMTP works via IP, why?

It sounds like a DNS issue to me, has the dns definately resolved to the right place?

What's the domain in question, private message me if you dont want on the forums and i'll check the dns out :D
by phil54
2008-07-01 10:15
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: 2 more months...
Replies: 7
Views: 4094

Re: 2 more months...

lol, you deserve to make some cash from this martin. It really is a great product
by phil54
2008-06-27 15:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings
Replies: 15
Views: 4191

Re: DNS Settings

I cant get to port 80 or 25 now mate, try the check dns again
by phil54
2008-06-27 11:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings
Replies: 15
Views: 4191

Re: DNS Settings

Sounds about right mate, as your website is working. Looks like the port forwarding isnt working properly, check your router and that should be it Edit: I've checked the dns again and i'm getting a different error message, as it cant connect to port 25: Error connecting to mail server mail.cnczone.c...
by phil54
2008-06-27 11:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings
Replies: 15
Views: 4191

Re: DNS Settings

That looks ok to me, have a look at this website:

https://www.grc.com/x/ne.dll?bh0bkyd2

It will probe your ports and tell you what's open etc, see if port 25 is forwarding over correctly. Use the common ports option :D
by phil54
2008-06-27 10:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DNS Settings
Replies: 15
Views: 4191

Re: DNS Settings

You'll need a mail.cnczone.co.uk for the MX record, add it in and then use this website to check the domain cnczone.co.uk http://www.checkdns.net/quickcheckdomainf.aspx At the moment this is what i get at the end of the check for your mail records: "CheckDNS.NET tests mail-servers Domain cnczone.co....
by phil54
2008-06-27 10:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is my hMailserver being hack ??
Replies: 7
Views: 2585

Re: Is my hMailserver being hack ??

I think it's just a normal spam attack, the person is trying to log in as anonymous from a chinese ip.

I'm not sure there is much you can do to stop it, perhaps block the ip at your firewall if you can
by phil54
2008-06-17 16:12
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: <Doom> 's new signature
Replies: 20
Views: 11697

Re: <Doom> 's new signature

Since everyone is getting a new signature, i thought i'd use one of mine :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-06-13 16:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Strange problem!
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

Re: Strange problem!

Bit of an update, i deleted our domain from the hmail server and it's now working as it should be :mrgreen:

Mails are now arriving at our exchange server, hooray!
by phil54
2008-06-13 12:06
Forum: SpamAssassin implementation discussions
Topic: Spam Settings
Replies: 9
Views: 3721

Re: Spam Settings

Hi mate,

this is what i'm using at the moment:

zen.spamhaus.org
bl.spamcop.net
dnsbl.njabl.org
ix.dnsbl.manitu.net

Along with SPF Checked and check sender has DNS-MX records, it seems to be working really well.
by phil54
2008-06-13 12:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Strange problem!
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

Re: Strange problem!

Straight away: 550 Domain has been disabled system undeliverable.

Does hmail cache dns addresses in anyway?
by phil54
2008-06-11 10:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Strange problem!
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

Re: Strange problem!

haha thanks for getting back to me Martin, you have to love my insane writings :mrgreen: You mention that you have two servers but it's not clear to me which server you're referring to throughout your post. :) Sorry the server with Hmail Why did you change DNS to hMailServers? Have you set up all th...
by phil54
2008-06-10 15:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Strange problem!
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

Strange problem!

Hi all, this is a strange one, and it's got me beaten at the moment. In the office we have an exchange 2007 server and we have our hosting/mail server (hmail) in a data centre, last monday we had a power cut at the office so i changed the dns to our pop3 hmail accounts and it worked fine. Once the p...
by phil54
2008-05-30 16:57
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Security Alert - Adobe Flash Player
Replies: 2
Views: 2056

Re: Security Alert - Adobe Flash Player

Good shout doom, let's get upgrading people :D
by phil54
2008-05-23 18:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 6436

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

Do you have any sort of hardware firewall running ?
by phil54
2008-05-23 17:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails
Replies: 32
Views: 6436

Re: MX records OK, ports open, cannot receive emails

Katakana, i've just checked the dns for the esaote.ro domain and i'm not getting anything back from port 25.

Are you sure you have no firewall running on the server?
by phil54
2008-05-14 15:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Explain this relay/spam attempt
Replies: 22
Views: 8321

Re: Explain this relay/spam attempt

I already use spf on the mail server, is there anything else i can do bar that list?
by phil54
2008-05-14 11:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Explain this relay/spam attempt
Replies: 22
Views: 8321

Re: Explain this relay/spam attempt

Is there anyway of stopping this?
by phil54
2008-05-06 14:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Interesting stuff in my logs
Replies: 4
Views: 1475

Re: Interesting stuff in my logs

Thanks doom, they tried for a little bit again on the monday with a similar ip and today it seems ok.

I'll have to keep my eye on this, another sql query for log parser lol :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-05-06 12:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Interesting stuff in my logs
Replies: 4
Views: 1475

Re: Interesting stuff in my logs

I've saw it on FTP logs before but on the mailserver
by phil54
2008-05-06 12:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Interesting stuff in my logs
Replies: 4
Views: 1475

Interesting stuff in my logs

I've just noticed a lot of this on one particular day, i'm just wondering is the normal type of crap that goes on? This is the first time i've saw it, there is a lot of it, what type of program would they use for this? "POP3D" 3700 40471 "2008-05-04 17:34:08.359" "65.12.248.14" "RECEIVED: USER sales...
by phil54
2008-05-02 12:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: PLease help me reduce the spam - I'm not getting very far
Replies: 29
Views: 8123

Re: PLease help me reduce the spam - I'm not getting very far

AlanSilver, what dns blacklists etc are you using?
by phil54
2008-04-29 10:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

thanks rainer, i'll have a play about with that command today
by phil54
2008-04-28 21:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

With my crappy sql skills, i've managed to get a list of all mails going to the mail server and another list of all the mails being rejected, what i cant do is combine them. :evil: I want the above two and then another list of mails that have been accepted, anyone got any ideas? Ie Soren and Rainer ...
by phil54
2008-04-28 11:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How i send the screen shot with my post in hmailserver forum
Replies: 9
Views: 3588

Re: How i send the screen shot with my post in hmailserver forum

Woah, thats awesome! Just think of the log parser commands i could try and do with that lol :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-04-24 17:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How i send the screen shot with my post in hmailserver forum
Replies: 9
Views: 3588

Re: How i send the screen shot with my post in hmailserver forum

take a screenshot and upload it to: http://imageshack.us/

you should be able to then show in the thread
by phil54
2008-04-24 15:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

Thanks Rainer, thats excellent. It just shows you can do a lot with this program if you know what your doing :mrgreen:

I wonder if it would be possible to create one that will tell you how many spam emails are getting through? I think i'll have a look into this
by phil54
2008-04-24 14:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

nice going rainer, is that the output from one sql query?
by phil54
2008-04-24 12:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

well i didnt know that, thanks dzekas :D
by phil54
2008-04-24 10:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

Hi Carl, yeah i've been using log parser to do this, with a lot of help from Soren. Easy to do: 1) Create a file called "smtpd.tsv with the following inside" logtype timestamp remotehost text excess (Tab between each) 2) Download logparser from the ms site 3) Create a batch file and put the followin...
by phil54
2008-04-23 11:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

How many people use the psbl.surriel.com blacklist? What sort of results are you getting from it? Reason i'm asking, i added it in around the start of this month and so far it hasnt blocked 1 spam mail. Were i added the manitu list last week and it seems to be blocking quite a few everyday. This is ...
by phil54
2008-04-22 16:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm Hit
Replies: 28
Views: 6965

Re: I'm Hit

Ah sweet, just checking :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-04-22 16:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm Hit
Replies: 28
Views: 6965

Re: I'm Hit

While on the subject, doom you mentioned before:

You should also have ticked, Require authentication for deliveries TO REMOTE ACCOUNTS.

Should that be on the computer and internet range?
by phil54
2008-04-22 15:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I'm Hit
Replies: 28
Views: 6965

Re: I'm Hit

Rabol, i'll post some of the code i've been messing with (thanks to Soren) in here if you need it
by phil54
2008-04-21 14:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Explain this relay/spam attempt
Replies: 22
Views: 8321

Re: Explain this relay/spam attempt

I can see you've given this some thought dzekas lol :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-04-21 14:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Explain this relay/spam attempt
Replies: 22
Views: 8321

Re: Explain this relay/spam attempt

Ah right thanks dzekas, this is a new one for me.

I wonder why the spammer is targetting that particular domain?
by phil54
2008-04-21 12:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Explain this relay/spam attempt
Replies: 22
Views: 8321

Explain this relay/spam attempt

Lo all, just a quick question, if anyone can explain this to me that would be ace. I'm just looking through the mail server logs and i find this relay/spam attempt, the bit i dont understand is the couple of lines in bold. How is there no address in the sent mail field and why does the server accept...
by phil54
2008-04-10 16:31
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Documentation Project?
Replies: 8
Views: 3503

Re: Documentation Project?

It'll be good to have some scripting documentation, as i have no clue what i'm doing in that area at the moment :D
by phil54
2008-04-10 14:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: blacklist may be stoping my sent mails going out
Replies: 8
Views: 2075

Re: blacklist may be stoping my sent mails going out

I've checked the dns for *.com and it shows the mail.*.com is working fine, are you sure you've ticked "My server requires authentication" in more settings in outlook?
by phil54
2008-04-09 12:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

haha thanks rainer, i'm using:

zen.spamhaus.org
bl.spamcop.net
dnsbl.njabl.org

and i think i'll add:

psbl.surriel.com
ix.dnsbl.manitu.net

and see how i go from there :D
by phil54
2008-04-09 11:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

Excellent thanks rainer, i'll add another couple of blacklists later and monitor how many get rejected
by phil54
2008-04-09 11:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

If a mail comes in, is it checked against the first blacklist, then the second, third etc.
by phil54
2008-04-08 16:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?
Replies: 37
Views: 12938

Re: Is it possible to create an own DNS-Blacklist?

Out of interest and sorry for hijacking this thread rainer, i've got three blacklists running at the moment: zen.spamhaus.org bl.spamcop.net dnsbl.njabl.org After a lot of help from Soren with the sql queries in logparser, i can see that spamhaus stops the majority of the spam on the server, with th...
by phil54
2008-04-08 13:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SPAM
Replies: 6
Views: 2287

Re: SPAM

Is it worth using greylisting? I havent got it setup at the moment, if i did would i see a decrease in spam being rejected on the server?
by phil54
2008-04-08 12:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help fixing hmail server
Replies: 3
Views: 1596

Re: Need help fixing hmail server

As doom said, are there any errors in the logs?

I've checked your dns for arvixe.com and it looks fine
by phil54
2008-04-07 18:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN
Replies: 2
Views: 1679

Re: 250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN

Ok more than a couple of times lol :mrgreen:
by phil54
2008-04-07 16:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN
Replies: 2
Views: 1679

250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN

I've noticed this line a couple of times in the logs: "250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN" Is this someone testing the server as an open relay? "RECEIVED: EHLO dyn-91-168-233-89.ppp.tiscali.fr" "91.168.233.89" "SENT: 250-hmailserver[nl]250-SIZE[nl]250 AUTH LOGIN" "91.168.233.89" "RECEIVED...
by phil54
2008-04-03 18:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Statistics with MS Log Parser...
Replies: 34
Views: 17853

Re: Statistics with MS Log Parser...

Thanks mate, that batch file works ok.

I was running it straight from the command line before, you the man soren :mrgreen: