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by jim.bus
2021-03-01 06:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Autoban not working?
Replies: 10
Views: 87

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 when...
by jim.bus
2021-02-28 23:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Using home server with dynamic IP address
Replies: 8
Views: 70

Re: Using home server with dynamic IP address

You need to show all your logs. Go to hMailAdmin>Settings>Logging and select all the Logs. Then recreate the problem. Also I would probably show the Logs from the Log Files rather than show the entries you find under Status. You can reach those Log Files on the same Logging Window where you select a...
by jim.bus
2021-02-25 00:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Emails stoped working?
Replies: 4
Views: 105

Re: Emails stoped working?

This looks like an error that needs correcting. Test: Test outbound port SMTP relayer is in use. Trying to connect to host mail.millsstores.co.uk... Trying to connect to TCP/IP address 77.72.0.98 on port 25. ERROR: It was not possible to connect. You seem to be using mail.millsstores.co.uk as an Ema...
by jim.bus
2021-02-22 05:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Login
Replies: 17
Views: 333

Re: Login

I registered my domain from Freenom. How to connect the nameserver to hMailServer and use it to connect my mailbox? You are again showing you really don't know how email works. You should research how email works or perhaps if you want your own Domain what you should do is try transferring your Dom...
by jim.bus
2021-02-22 05:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Login
Replies: 17
Views: 333

Re: Login

Which page is to find the nameserver? I cannot find it. Again from your questions, you do not sound like you know what email is all about. The way you word your question, it makes me think you expect to find the Nameserver as something you set up with hMailServer. If you do then you need to stop lo...
by jim.bus
2021-02-21 20:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Login
Replies: 17
Views: 333

Re: Login

Again what kind of problem connecting. State the exact error message. State what you are doing to attempt the connection. In Outlook you must specify a hostname for hMailServer. You don't have to specify to us what the hostname is but tell us how you set up that hostname for instance. It should be ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-19 22:04
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

I interesting definition of "won". So what... Republicans lost! No. Republicans won across the board because they rode the coattails of a very popular president who garnered more votes than any other candidate in history... .... except Joe Biden who got over 7 million more. Just saying. And Hillary...
by jim.bus
2021-02-16 06:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to install using mysql
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Re: Unable to install using mysql

how did you come to aquire your 32 bit libmysql.dll file ? Pretty sure he doesn't have any libmysql.dll. But yeah, search is our friend. Oh, he probably does have a libmysql.dll file, he just doesn't know it probably is the 64 bit libmysql.dll which you get when you install MySQL Version 8 which of...
by jim.bus
2021-02-15 21:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Location of forwarding delay setting in source
Replies: 15
Views: 370

Re: Location of forwarding delay setting in source

I am not a coder but I found this on an old Post for an older version of hMailServer. I suggest you read the whole post as there seems to be more involved than just changing the time interval. https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=13201&hilit=forwarding+delay There is an item in the ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-15 20:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Unable to install using mysql
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Re: Unable to install using mysql

One other possible problem may be that the last I heard MySQL had stopped support for 32 bit MySQL in Version 8 which is what you are using. It was advertised that for an unspecified time Version 8 would maintain Legacy support for 32 bit applications which means when you install MySQL 8 you had to ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-14 23:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Login
Replies: 17
Views: 333

Re: Login

Again what kind of problem connecting. State the exact error message. State what you are doing to attempt the connection. In Outlook you must specify a hostname for hMailServer. You don't have to specify to us what the hostname is but tell us how you set up that hostname for instance. It should be a...
by jim.bus
2021-02-12 14:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam on same domain email addresses
Replies: 11
Views: 384

Re: Spam on same domain email addresses

Believe palinka is asking the right question because although I couldn't find this exactly documented in the Help Documentation, I wouldn't expect hMailServer to DKIM Sign or check SPF entries when downloading email via POP3 to an Email Client. From what I could verify in the Help Documentation hMai...
by jim.bus
2021-02-10 11:12
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Manual Adding New IP Range To Ban IP Address Is Displayed Red And Included With Autoban Entries
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Re: Manual Adding New IP Range To Ban IP Address Is Displayed Red And Included With Autoban Entries

Perhaps that is the case as I did enter an Expiration Date and my other Manual Entries did not have an Expiration Date. However, while my manually entered IP Range Entry with the Expiration Date did not show that particular Entry labeled as an Auto-ban Entry. On the hMailAdmin Status Window, it was ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-10 06:56
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Manual Adding New IP Range To Ban IP Address Is Displayed Red And Included With Autoban Entries
Replies: 3
Views: 392

Manual Adding New IP Range To Ban IP Address Is Displayed Red And Included With Autoban Entries

I believe there may be a minor problem/bug in Version 5.6.8-B2534 which was released as Beta recently. When manually Adding an IP Range Entry (one IP Address in this case) to manually Ban that IP Address, the Added IP Range Entry Displays as a Red Entry and is included with the generated Autoban Red...
by jim.bus
2021-02-10 02:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 550 Unknown User (again)
Replies: 3
Views: 153

Re: 550 Unknown User (again)

Difficult to tell what you are doing. But first you should upgrade hMailServer to the current version. You are using an old version. However, any Domain (Domain2 in this case) defined as a Domain within hMailoServer is considered a Local Doamain. When hMailServer sends to a Local Domain, hMailServer...
by jim.bus
2021-02-09 13:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Allow empty sender address
Replies: 5
Views: 234

Re: Allow empty sender address

I don't have any information about this except to point out the hMailServer Help Documentation recommends to not Disable this option as there are Legitimate senders who will send with an empty Sender Address. Therefore, I guess, you could say the Developer of hMailServer believed this to be the case...
by jim.bus
2021-02-08 23:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: No WOL (Wake On LAN)
Replies: 6
Views: 312

Re: No WOL (Wake On LAN)

The solution for you is to not use Wake On LAN (WOL). But rather do everything with the same setup but on the Network Interface Controller (NIC) Adapter settings under Power Management remove the requirement to wake only on a 'Magic Packet'. This will allow your Windows PC to wake when a data packet...
by jim.bus
2021-02-04 06:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help! Block Some Yahoo, Gmail and Outlook.com email
Replies: 18
Views: 1020

Re: Help! Block Some Yahoo, Gmail and Outlook.com email

Is there a commonality to the emails such as the sender is always the same or portions of the subject and/or body of the message are the same. If so and depending what it is, you could create a rule in hMailServer to test for these values and execute an action based on a match with the search criter...
by jim.bus
2021-02-02 13:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can I do this with hMailServer?
Replies: 9
Views: 843

Re: Can I do this with hMailServer?

Thank you for your answer. My problem is not to bundle several incoming mails into one access point, because already old Outlook Express could check multiple mail accounts and present the inboxes in one application or one window. My problem is that I might be grounded in hospital for a longer time ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-02 13:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can I do this with hMailServer?
Replies: 9
Views: 843

Re: Can I do this with hMailServer?

Update to my previous post: You would still have all your individual Email Accounts set up individually in the Windows 10 Mail App but all Email Accounts set up in Windows 10 Mail App would deposit the email from the individual Email Accounts all into the same Inbox. You would then if you wanted to ...
by jim.bus
2021-02-01 23:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can I do this with hMailServer?
Replies: 9
Views: 843

Re: Can I do this with hMailServer?

If I understand what you want correctly, you don't need hMailServer to do this. Windows 10 Mail (otherwise may be called Mail for Windows 10 or the built in Mail app for Windows 10) will do this for you. You just configure your email accounts (POP3 or IMAP) in the Windows 10 Mail set up and indicate...
by jim.bus
2021-01-29 23:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Key Format
Replies: 28
Views: 2822

Re: DKIM Key Format

You should just on General Principals updeate to the current version of hMailServer. You are running an obsolete version of hMailServer. Latest version on web is 5.6.8 B2534 ... The B2535 I have only have changes to the Development Test system so no need to go public with that version. Well, and a ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-29 21:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Key Format
Replies: 28
Views: 2822

Re: DKIM Key Format

You should just on General Principals updeate to the current version of hMailServer. You are running an obsolete version of hMailServer.
by jim.bus
2021-01-29 21:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Key Format
Replies: 28
Views: 2822

Re: DKIM Key Format

Everything I get from FedEx gets marked as SPAM by my hMailServer. It is possible that the DKIM Key is screwed up on FedEx's Domain. I use GoDaddy and it was a bitch to get the DKIM Key inputted correctly on their TXT Record for my Domain. Nobody knew at GoDaddy how to do it. I had to experiment by ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-29 13:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Problems with creating a mail adress
Replies: 35
Views: 3385

Re: Problems with creating a mail adress

Have you forwarded port 25, 110, 143, 465, 587, 993, 995 to your Local Network (LAN) IP Address assigned to the computer hMailServer is running on and opened the same Ports in your PC Firewall that hMailServer is running on? Both need to be done in order to connect to hMailServer from an Email Clien...
by jim.bus
2021-01-26 03:00
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

I believe neither of you (mattg or sorenr) are getting the point. What I described was still voting. With the system as it currently is, the only choices for voting are the Nominees on the Ballot except for the Write In Option. But if we want none of the Nominees we have no other choice (except for ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-26 02:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I cann't send and receive mail, All is correct
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: I cann't send and receive mail, All is correct

You don't give enough information. You should make sure all your Logs are selected. Attempt to send and receive email and show the Log Entries produced for those attempts . This will show for one thing at least. Whether or not your hMailServer is being connected to. You can also substitute your mail...
by jim.bus
2021-01-21 07:17
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

Constitutional Democracy as I believe most democratic countries are is so for a reason. You elect a groupe of people to govern on your behalf (so YOU don't have to) and then YOU can go do something else. Stop interrupting them while they govern and allow them to get things done! If you believe they...
by jim.bus
2021-01-21 02:16
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

Does your speaker of the house wield power? Our Speaker is a token figure with little authority, and essentially a wasted vote in the house. I can't give you specifics but Speaker Of The House does have leadership power meaning s(he) does set the Agenda and what gets voted on. Speaker Of The House ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-21 00:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: But.. I don't have .net on the current server and it works?
Replies: 5
Views: 1299

Re: But.. I don't have .net on the current server and it works?

I am not an expert on this question but it sounds to me that you may be using an older version of hMailServer and installing it on Windows Server Version 2019. Windows Server 2019 is not the official supported list of Windows Server but hMailSever will probably run on it as I know for the longest ti...
by jim.bus
2021-01-20 21:53
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

My understanding was in the beginning the Founders never intended there be a Party System and I don't believe you will find any references to a Party in the Constitution or at least the Original unAmended document. I for one don't want to see any Party System where one Party is always trying to keep...
by jim.bus
2021-01-16 06:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail not delivering emails anymore
Replies: 15
Views: 2059

Re: Hmail not delivering emails anymore

Ulimetic wrote:
2021-01-16 04:55
Jim.bus, thanks again, I create a cert with letsencrypt and activated SSL in TCP/IP!
Everything seems to work just fine!!!
Thanks again
You also need to add the Certificates in Settings>Advanced>SSL Certificates. Otherwise there will be no Encryption.

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by jim.bus
2021-01-16 03:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail not delivering emails anymore
Replies: 15
Views: 2059

Re: Hmail not delivering emails anymore

Yes, so many people only display a subset of all the Logs and for me only a portion of the Logs is no good. I need all the Logs to have a chance of determining what the problem is. So you aren't the only one to not show all the Logs. I just think it is good practice to always show all the Logs and t...
by jim.bus
2021-01-16 03:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail not delivering emails anymore
Replies: 15
Views: 2059

Re: Hmail not delivering emails anymore

One other thing. You've specified security levels such as TLS Versions but yet you do not have any Security Certificates set up for hMailServer. So, even if you do specify to use TLS 1.0 through TLS 1.3, there will be no Security Certificates to use with TLS so no encryption will occur. This should ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-16 02:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail not delivering emails anymore
Replies: 15
Views: 2059

Re: Hmail not delivering emails anymore

While we wait for jimimaseye to reply, you should check to use TLSv1.3. Currently you are not using TLSv1.3. TLSv1.3 is one of the main reasons to be using version 5.6.8-B2534. When version 5.6.8 was created for some reason TLSv1.3 wasn't defaulted on and in my opinion should be defaulted on. It is ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-11 00:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?
Replies: 6
Views: 2176

Re: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?

Primary MX on 4G, Internet surf/streaming and secondary MX on fiber - Yes there are issues with multiple default gateways on Windows so I have two hMailServers - a mailserver and a backup-mx/test server. However that also mean I can send out on either ISP :mrgreen: I am curious as to how you keep y...
by jim.bus
2021-01-10 22:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?
Replies: 6
Views: 2176

Re: Migrate to new Internet provider. TIPS?

Around a year ago or so, I went from a Dynamic IP Address with my ISP to a Static IP Address with the same ISP provider. I do not believe the ISP provider is a concern. For me, all I had to do was make the appropriate DNS changes such as set up an A-Record for my Static IP Address, Change the MX Rec...
by jim.bus
2021-01-09 00:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Cannot connect to Imap
Replies: 7
Views: 2002

Re: Cannot connect to Imap

You haven't shown your Log Entries (all logs selected as well) for your Thunderbird connection and for your notebook connection. But if Thunderbird and notebook works with the IMAP connection then that might suggest that there is something wrong with your iPhone email client configuration and not wi...
by jim.bus
2021-01-07 01:15
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

Watching the U.S implode: makes you proud, doesn't it. Proud to not be American. And I say that as a European but so will Chinese, Russians, Turks and many other less tolerant countries. Perhaps one or more of these countries that you mention are pushing the social media buttons of the general popu...
by jim.bus
2021-01-07 00:57
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

Watching the U.S implode: makes you proud, doesn't it. Proud to not be American. And I say that as a European but so will Chinese, Russians, Turks and many other less tolerant countries. Well done Trump. Ironically you've succeeded in doing the very counter opposite to what you claimed you wanted t...
by jim.bus
2021-01-06 10:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Slow connection
Replies: 14
Views: 3244

Re: Slow connection

Ok, now I'm performing backup of the current version, but I have many mail GBs. I read something about "external tools". What are they? I have never used the external tools myself and even though I have more than 50 accounts (mostly Forwarding EMail Addresses), I still use the built in Backup. With...
by jim.bus
2021-01-06 01:19
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

You got that right. And the Stupid Democrats in Congress will probably want to run out the clock to 1-20-21 giving this 'CRIMINAL' more opportunity to do damage to the Nation. I have badgered my Representative to support an immediate Impeachment now even if it won't result in Removal from Office bu...
by jim.bus
2021-01-06 01:16
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

So what... Republicans lost! No. Republicans won across the board because they rode the coattails of a very popular president who garnered more votes than any other candidate in history. Over 5 million more than Obama in 2008. Trump won in an epic landslide. All that's left to do is effectuate that...
by jim.bus
2021-01-05 23:02
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Corona Virus
Replies: 272
Views: 94335

Re: Corona Virus

When the Democrats drew the District boundaries the Districts tended to include Liberals and minorities with Conservatives which did tend to be Democratic leaning Districts. I did leave out the next sentence which would have been that the Districts drawn by Republicans tended to be all Conservative...
by jim.bus
2021-01-05 13:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Slow connection
Replies: 14
Views: 3244

Re: Slow connection

You can try to look in the hMailAdmin under Performance for some options to control how hMailServer processes email but depending on how much traffic you are processing I wouldn't touch them until you knew the cause of your presumed slow down. I've never had to do this before for any slow down myse...
by jim.bus
2021-01-04 20:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Slow connection
Replies: 14
Views: 3244

Re: Slow connection

You don't give any clue as to what may be causing your presumed slow down. You probably should first try to determine what the cause of your presumed slow down is. It's possible you may be experiencing a bot incessantly connecting to your email server for instance. You don't indicate how much email ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-04 00:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!
Replies: 26
Views: 5690

Re: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!

mattg, I use Let's Encrypt Certificates but only use the 'cert.pem' and 'privkey.pem' files in hMailServer. I do not use the 'chain.pem' file because for some reason the expiration date in the 'chain.pem' file is always expired. However, while I don't have any Thunderbird Clients, I do use an Outlo...
by jim.bus
2021-01-03 23:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!
Replies: 26
Views: 5690

Re: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!

I normally use the "fullchain.cer" but hMailServer debug logging revealed the certificate CA could not be verified so I switched to the single certificate. I need to use the 'full chain' for email clients like thunderbird and outlook to like the certificates. In your case I would get ONE certificat...
by jim.bus
2021-01-03 21:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!
Replies: 26
Views: 5690

Re: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!

I am using version 5.6.8-B2501 and I believe I get the same type of EHLO followed by a HELO from, in this case, a site trying to SPAM me. I see something like this all the time. Not sure but I may have seen this also on 5.6.7-B2425. See my Log Entries: "TCPIP" 12384 "2021-01-03 05:58:07.989" "TCP - ...
by jim.bus
2021-01-03 07:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!
Replies: 26
Views: 5690

Re: hMailServer Backup-MX acting weird!

It is "PrimaryServer" that is out of order... "BackupServer" is not doing anything out of order. On "BackupServer" Route is defined as "acme.inc", Port 25, STARTTLS optional and both sender/recipient match as "local address" 1: Everything is run on Port 25 with StartTLS optional. 2: hMailserver.ini...
by jim.bus
2021-01-01 23:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HELP!! Hmailserver & Hostgator
Replies: 12
Views: 2856

Re: HELP!! Hmailserver & Hostgator

I'm not the expert at this type of question but I would think this would not be a function of hMailSever. My concept of how an Email Server should function would be to send email without slowing it down otherwise you would bog down users especially if you had many users email accounts you were hosti...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 22:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can send emails but not receive
Replies: 7
Views: 1949

Re: Can send emails but not receive

Your solution may not be a desirable solution. Your solution gives up capability to encrypt/secure your transmissions. At best it would be a temporary work around and not a permanent solution unless perhaps your provider somehow doesn't support encrypting but I would believe that would be up to the ...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 06:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can send emails but not receive
Replies: 7
Views: 1949

Re: Can send emails but not receive

ISPs will block Port 25 many times but that would normally be for outgoing email not incoming email. You state you send email but not receive email so while that error may be a problem and if I am interpreting the meaning correctly that doesn't match the problem you are having. From what I saw in yo...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 02:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: relayer
Replies: 18
Views: 3648

Re: relayer

I still don't know if the Comcast Server is authorized to send with the Domain specified on hMailserver if that is the problem. Comcast may not even checking that. You'd have to ask Comcast about that. However, you are using an old version of hMailServer. You probably should upgrade to the latest Pr...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 00:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: relayer
Replies: 18
Views: 3648

Re: relayer

Yes, I authenticate for the relay as I do when sending direct out of thunderbird client which works ok. It seems that the most common error is comcast justs terminates the connection without any other info. Tomorrow I will call comcast and see what they say. Sometimes their techs are stupid, someti...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 00:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Can send emails but not receive
Replies: 7
Views: 1949

Re: Can send emails but not receive

You need to provide more information such as Log Entries and any error messages from the client trying to send through its email server. You also haven't indicated what your DNS MX Records are to verify if they are set correctly. They should be pointing to the A-Record which is the IP Address of you...
by jim.bus
2020-12-28 00:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: relayer
Replies: 18
Views: 3648

Re: relayer

I am trying to use Comcast as a relay for smtp outgoing emails from hmail. When I test it using the hmail diagnostic, I get all greens. But I can't seem to send out an email to anyone else. Emails are returned if I try to send them to my comcst or gmail accounts. If I use a client that is configure...
by jim.bus
2020-12-27 23:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: problem with ssl
Replies: 32
Views: 5960

Re: problem with ssl

In addition to enabling the StartTls if available, the Email Server hMailServer connects to must be Enabled for Encryption. Enabling the setting in hMailSever will only provide Encryption if the other Email Server also offers Encryption capability and if both Email Servers can agree on available Enc...
by jim.bus
2020-12-25 13:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Looking for a new Email client.
Replies: 4
Views: 1877

Re: Looking for a new Email client.

Yes hMailServer is an Email Server and not a Client and pretty much probably most email Clients are able to connect to it. I've been using hMailServer for years for my personal use and it is one of my most reliable applications. However, as said, this is not an Email Client. You don't compose emails...
by jim.bus
2020-12-24 03:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: I am thinking that this should not be allowed
Replies: 22
Views: 4954

Re: I am thinking that this should not be allowed

SorenR wrote:
2020-12-24 03:22
Not sure Routers can do Layer 7 DDOS protection... Most common are Layer 3 and Layer 4 like TCP-SYN floods, UDP
floods, and ICMP attacks.

To your point, my ASUS Router (RT-AC5300) specifies it protects for DoS not DDoS attacks.