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by Furball Zen
2021-03-01 16:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Autoban not working?

Add the entries below to the end of the Configuration File, c:\Program Files (x86)\hMailServer\Bin\hMailServer.ini. [settings] DisableAUTHList=25 ; Setting DisableAUTHList allows you to specify a comma-separated list of SMTP ports which authentication should not be enabled for. ; This is useful whe...
by Furball Zen
2021-03-01 05:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Autoban not working?

mattg wrote:
2021-03-01 02:32
I have port 25 AUTH blocked, so they wouldn't even had the opportunity to try at my server (on port 25 at least)
Oh? How do you do that?
by Furball Zen
2021-03-01 02:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Autoban not working?

I had increased it to a year based on a post i read years ago and its worked so far. I guess i should have looked at the times a little closer, its almost like they knew the time interval. We'll see what happens now lol. i do know it works with one bad entry cause ive had phones that ive booted up a...
by Furball Zen
2021-02-28 23:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Re: Autoban not working?

I increased to 60 mins, but also had done a manual entry to block it.
by Furball Zen
2021-02-28 18:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 129

Autoban not working?

After long periods of no spam, or a random 1 or 2 a week, i got 6 today so i decided to check my logs and found this guy trying to hammer his way in. He tries twice every 30 mins or so, but theres no Autoban entry when have it set: Max invalid login attempts = 2 Minutes before reset = 30 Minutes to ...
by Furball Zen
2021-01-04 22:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Almost 24 hours with no delivered spam. Don't you love the spam free lifestyle? I know I do. I was mostly busy all weekend and didnt check till last night, i got a total of 5 spam since last Thursday, so i think i can deal with that for now lol. It does seem that blocking that last IP range allowed...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-31 18:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Well, after working through blocking some IP ranges, it seems most (99%+) was coming from 185.234.1.1 to 185.249.255.255. Once i blocked those, the rest of the spam started being handled by the blacklists. So, maybe i was getting hammered so hard that SA or hM couldnt keep up checking them all? Almo...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-28 18:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

So, as i suspected, since my domains dont match the user name that i authenticate with, thats where its getting tripped up. Finally got a supervisor that could grasp the whole picture and is going to put in an exception request for my account as a small business. I think part of it might be that my ...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-27 19:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

If my hypothesis is correct, it doesn't matter how many client or user principals you are trying to support. It only matter which sending identities you are trying to relay messages for, through the ISP server. If my analysis is correct, the ISP will only relay messages from the @zoomtown.com ident...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-24 20:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

1. Can you confirm that you have ALL of the Outlook clients configured to use hMailServer as the SMTP target in the account settings? None of the Outlook client are using the ISP mail server as the SMTP target? 2. Outlook clients configured to use hMailServer as the mail client will submit messages...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-22 05:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

I do have a wifi adapter i could try on my PC, not quite sure where it is though...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-22 04:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

Can you describe how you are conducting identical tests (same MTA, same destination host and port, same message To, From, etc) on both the wired and wireless hosts? I can't find any references on the web to "Permission denied you cannot change your from address", but there are multiple explanations...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-22 00:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

Maybe this is why? Im working with the ISP, they recently made a change where you cant do a "send as", but im not doing that, my Outlook settings havent changed, i use multiple domains on my connection, but only my hardwired machine running Outlook 365 has this issue, my phone doesnt even on wifi. ...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-21 21:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

So only domains hosted on O365 can send using their servers? Not quite sure i follow? Im only using O365 on my PC, not hosted with. Just googled this smarthost... https://www.smtp2go.com/ Less than 1,000 mail per month is free and they will guide you in how to setup SPF, DKIM and DMARC in your DNS....
by Furball Zen
2020-12-21 18:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

So only domains hosted on O365 can send using their servers? Not quite sure i follow? Im only using O365 on my PC, not hosted with. Just googled this smarthost... https://www.smtp2go.com/ Less than 1,000 mail per month is free and they will guide you in how to setup SPF, DKIM and DMARC in your DNS....
by Furball Zen
2020-12-21 16:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

I remember a forum member having the opposite problem ;) https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=224544 :mrgreen: Im working with the ISP, they recently made a change where you cant do a "send as", but im not doing that, my Outlook settings havent changed, i use multiple domains on my con...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-17 22:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

Re: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

On the phone with the ISP, its his second call on this issue, so ill report back if it gets cleared for anyone who searches later.
by Furball Zen
2020-12-17 22:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

mattg wrote:
2020-12-17 10:56
Try the spamassassin support
It certainly seems like your SpamAssassin isn't optimal
Something is odd, or its very specifically crafted spam lol.
by Furball Zen
2020-12-17 22:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.
Replies: 22
Views: 3226

501 5.7.1 [P9] Permission denied you cannot change your from address.

Has anyone ever seen this error? I cant find anything specific or recent in a web search.
by Furball Zen
2020-12-15 23:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Had to block another ramping IP spammer. Sigh.
by Furball Zen
2020-12-15 22:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

It doesnt reboot on its own after a power failure If you use an APC UPS, there is a great piece of software called APCUPSD that gives you lots more options than the windows battery handling. I even scripted mine to notify the utility in the event of an outage. No, just the BIOS restart on power los...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-15 15:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

I use Windoze too... log would be in e.g. C:\SpamAssassin\logs or something to that effect, you may have to look in "Program Files (x86)" ... I think spamd.log location gets set as a parameter when you install the service. I imagine if you don't set it, then it logs to event log. That's just specul...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-15 04:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

I use Windoze too... log would be in e.g. C:\SpamAssassin\logs or something to that effect, you may have to look in "Program Files (x86)" ... I think spamd.log location gets set as a parameter when you install the service. I imagine if you don't set it, then it logs to event log. That's just specul...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-14 21:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

I still have a laptop with Windows XP that I installed in 2006... I am not sure I could recreate it today with the programs and configurations I need on it... It was my development platform up until 2 years ago. If you end up with the same problem after two weeks then you have gained nothing be rei...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-14 18:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

I had to manually add an IP range to block a spammer. It took SA three emails to start blocking them. The first one had a score of 1, second one 6.7 and let through and the 3rd a score of 10 and deleted/ignored. Is this normal behavior? They all came from diff IPs in a range 50.3.203.10-50.3.203.13...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-14 06:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Oh, i didnt mean it that way, i appreciate your time. I had to manually add an IP range to block a spammer. It took SA three emails to start blocking them. The first one had a score of 1, second one 6.7 and let through and the 3rd a score of 10 and deleted/ignored. Is this normal behavior? They all...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-13 22:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

1. You say what is usually in the logs 2. How were we unhelpful? 3. Where is there an unanswered question? 1. Yea, meaning when i do look at them, thats all i see. I left room for other errors i havent seen, guess its my way of being as truthful as possible while allowing for something i didnt see/...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-13 21:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

If you are done ranting here are your goals for today... 1) Matt asked about the DNS primarely on speed but secondly because some of the RBL lists do NOT like you using a public DNS. If you are not using a public DNS proceed directly to #2 2) What is the status of Spamassassin? Logs etc.? 3) If you...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-13 05:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Is SpamAssassin on the same machine? Do you use a local DNS? Did you actually check that log file? The machine only handles hM and SA, so yes same machine. No DNS, just default localhost. A local DNS server will improve your search speed immensely Not sure what you mean be searching? Where do i plu...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-13 01:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Ok, so running the latest version cause the version i was on for a while started allowing a shit ton of spam through, almost like it started ignoring SpamAssassin (or SA wasnt working right). So the past few days ive been editing my rules, adding new one and have been getting progressively pissed. ...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-13 01:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

Since ive never had to mess with them, where do the scripts get stored? Im kinda doing a country blocking by IP address already on some countries, but communicate with people all over the world so i cant just lock it down to a handful of allowed. hmailserver triggers are placed in /events/eventhand...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-11 16:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

I have hM set to delete at 4, mark at 3. So why is it delivering the mail instead of deleting it? I have changed nothing in the settings for years, just in the last 2-3 weeks its almost like someone can see my rules and is crafting their spam to circumvent it. That's extremely low. I thought my set...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-11 16:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

run this and post the results: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914 I just love your non answers... Yeah, sorry, its the only thing I can do nowadays since breaking my crystal ball! (I see you are still on the attack). For reference: it's investigation. Analysis. Gathering o...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-11 16:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

What does this file contain? C:\Program Files\hMailServer\Logs\ERROR_hmailserver_2020-12-10.log The only errors i ever get is it complaining it cant talk to SA, im guessing based on the amount of traffic, cause it only complains once in a while, never more than once a day. The previous error log wa...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-11 04:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Re: Spam being ignored +/-

run this and post the results: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=30914 I just love your non answers... 2020-12-10 Hmailserver: 5.6.7-B2425 DOMAINS "Domain1.com" - ajxxxxx.net Enabled: True SIGNATURE LIMITS DKIM ADVANCED Enabled: False Max size: 0 Enabled: False Catchall: postma...
by Furball Zen
2020-12-11 01:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam being ignored +/-
Replies: 57
Views: 7889

Spam being ignored +/-

Ok, so running the latest version cause the version i was on for a while started allowing a shit ton of spam through, almost like it started ignoring SpamAssassin (or SA wasnt working right). So the past few days ive been editing my rules, adding new one and have been getting progressively pissed. S...
by Furball Zen
2019-11-30 08:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IMAP/Outlook on Android
Replies: 1
Views: 1007

IMAP/Outlook on Android

Ok, i did a short search and cant seem to find what i need. Ive NEVER used IMAP and therefore cannot seem to set it up correctly on Outlook on my new Android that im being forced to switch to since MS is killing off Windows Mobile (where everything, just, works). My first problem is that Outlook for...
by Furball Zen
2018-02-07 21:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending to myself from LAN is denied
Replies: 10
Views: 3229

Re: Sending to myself from LAN is denied

No, my configuration is not wrong. nothing was changed on my end that caused this. I said there was nothing wrong as the file you had me run said as much, so i felt no reason to post the results. I never said i knew everything, so stop being a jerk. I came here asking for specific help, not general ...
by Furball Zen
2018-01-01 07:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending to myself from LAN is denied
Replies: 10
Views: 3229

Re: Sending to myself from LAN is denied

RvdH wrote:
Furball Zen wrote:"I" am not blacklisted, i clearly said that is NOT my IP address. The problem is ONLY local LAN, NOT WAN.
Why did you post that log file entry then?

Anyway, to be able to help do as jimimaseye asked and run the diagnostic and post it here
Wont do any good, theres nothing wrong with it.
by Furball Zen
2017-12-23 19:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending to myself from LAN is denied
Replies: 10
Views: 3229

Re: Sending to myself from LAN is denied

"I" am not blacklisted, i clearly said that is NOT my IP address. The problem is ONLY local LAN, NOT WAN.
by Furball Zen
2017-12-23 10:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sending to myself from LAN is denied
Replies: 10
Views: 3229

Sending to myself from LAN is denied

I never used to have this problem, but then apparently my ISP changed some stuff and i had to add one of their IP's in the IP Ranges with priority 15 to allow any outgoing mail. I didnt notice till now that i cannot send an email to myself from my PC thats on the same LAN as my mail server, but i ca...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-18 01:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

No, I mean create an IP range for "64.8.71.14" = smtp.fuse.net allowing local to local without Auth Leave the internet to require auth for local to local most of us have users that connect from their phones or from other variable IP addresses and hotspots, that exactly what the internet range is fo...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-18 00:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

After reading this, i remember ticking the box for Local to Local with Auth on both Internet and My Computer based on another thread i read.. silly me. Requiring AUth for local to local ion the internet IP is a great idea, and you should do that. What I said was Create a new IP range In my setup I ...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-17 16:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

When you say "that IP address, you mean the "64.8.71.14"? yes Create a new IP range Give a priority of say 25 (this is higher than autoban, hence autoban will have no impact) Allow deliveries from local to local without Auth local to External with Auth External to local without Auth that should fix...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-17 06:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

I was pretty clear Actually no, because in the middle of what you wrote you included the My computer range In the IP Ranges settings, i have: Internet Priority 10 Lower IP 0.0.0.0 Upper IP 255.255.255.255 My Computer Priority 15 Lower IP 192.168.1.1 Upper IP 192.168.1.90 (i run internal SIP and alw...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-17 05:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

can you please just detail all settings on your internet IP range What you show above is a combination of other ranges as well, and it is not easy to work out which is which. SO just all settings for internet range please (screen shot is best if you can) I was pretty clear Allow deliveries from: Lo...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-17 04:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Re: Error 530 "all of a sudden"

Paste in the relevant log entries showing the SMTP conversation please (with the rejections). Also detail any routes. Example of a successful external send, only the username is edited, not the domain: "SMTPD" 2596 59384 "2017-01-16 20:31:01.510" "66.117.252.238" "SENT: 220 mail.bot-racing.com ESMT...
by Furball Zen
2017-01-16 23:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Error 530 "all of a sudden"
Replies: 13
Views: 3492

Error 530 "all of a sudden"

I say that, because it worked fine and then one day stopped and then started working, now its stopped again. I know what the root cause of 530 is, but this is not the normal case :( I have hMail with 8 domains running on a Windows 10 box on my SIP Cincinnati Bell Fioptics home internet service (not ...
by Furball Zen
2016-12-14 06:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IPv6, maybe
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

Re: IPv6, maybe

Well, that nails it. Reset the phone, it works fine.

So for posterity and search engine sake:
Outlook Mail Version 17.7707.42018.0 doesnt work with HMS due to some apparent IPv6 issues.

Outlook Mail Version 17.6868.41202.0 works fine.
by Furball Zen
2016-12-14 05:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IPv6, maybe
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

Re: IPv6, maybe

I tried deleting all the accounts and added one, still errored.

Tried using my ISP username instead of the account and it still errored, but with the ISP username this time, not domain\email account user name like before.

Resetting my phone to roll back to the previous version, see if that helps.
by Furball Zen
2016-12-14 05:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IPv6, maybe
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

Re: IPv6, maybe

Now you claim "neither of those show up for her"... She's NOT using your SMTP service then. You cannot send emails without first idenfying with a HELO or HELO. She clearly is though, its just not showing the IPv6 entry , its a plain IP address, possibly due to a different incremental version of Out...
by Furball Zen
2016-12-13 05:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IPv6, maybe
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

Re: IPv6, maybe

When i check the logs, for my phone i see this if i have wifi on: "SMTPD" 2580 3013 "2016-12-12 12:30:13.568" "my static IP" "RECEIVED: EHLO [IPv6:::ffff:192.168.1.17]" and this if using cell data: "SMTPD" 2600 3009 "2016-12-12 12:30:11.068" "my phone IP" "RECEIVED: EHLO [IPv6:::ffff:33.13.164.223]...
by Furball Zen
2016-12-12 20:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: IPv6, maybe
Replies: 6
Views: 2111

IPv6, maybe

Ok, ive got a serious problem, well serious for me. I cannot send mail on my new Lumia 950 running Windows Mobile 10 and Outlook. I have my own domains and personal server, everything worked fine on my older Lumia 1020 running Windows Phone 8.1. But, dont let all of that confuse you. I think i have ...
by Furball Zen
2016-06-15 01:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: flashing emails Vs Distribution list
Replies: 21
Views: 10744

Re: flashing emails Vs Distribution list

Not only this, but your ISP may scan each email to make sure youre not sending SPAM, most will scan when you have 50 recipients or more automatically. Just because you have a dedicated 300mb line says nothing, what is your upload speed? For example, my service is 5mb down and 600k up.
by Furball Zen
2016-06-14 22:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: POP3 connector
Replies: 5
Views: 2543

Re: POP3 connector

If you have an existing email server, there is no point in using hMail unless you are going to stop using the first server. hMail does not act like an email client, which is what it sounds like you want it to do.
by Furball Zen
2016-06-12 05:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Backup fails
Replies: 7
Views: 4845

Re: Backup fails

^^^ not gonna happen. Besides, theres nothing wrong with the hardware or software on this machine. Dev suggestion, instead of throwing a random error in a log, can we get a prompt that says theres an error and to check the log files? It was stuck because there were two emails that were left on the s...
by Furball Zen
2016-06-11 05:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MX-Query
Replies: 20
Views: 8800

Re: MX-Query

Good luck. I dont use GoDaddy but experience from others feedback tells me they are more like ' NoDaddy ' than 'GoDaddy'. (Wow, that's cryptic Jim.) No, youre right, its NoDaddy. My friend had his domain with them and was way over paying for 2 sites and 2 email accounts. So he wanted to go with me ...
by Furball Zen
2016-06-11 04:58
Forum: SpamAssassin implementation discussions
Topic: Spamassassin UpdateChannels.txt?
Replies: 4
Views: 5733

Re: Spamassassin UpdateChannels.txt?

Im using the Windows version by JAM and i have to click the update.bat every couple weeks and it always finds a new file.