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by jim.bus
2019-07-20 03:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List
Replies: 5
Views: 92

Re: Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List

So based on what I see in the log and the Greylisting Help Documentation it appears there must be multiple Delivery attempts from the same IP Address on the same Session ID and the invalid Email ID will get the 'Unknown User' rejection. I sort of thought when I first saw this log behavior that I wo...
by jim.bus
2019-07-19 09:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Needed TLS 1.2, it's time to upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Needed TLS 1.2, it's time to upgrade

I am not the expert in these matters but I have regularly upgraded hMailServer to the current stable (production release versions with the current 32 bit version being B2425) with no problem. I did not have to upgrade the Database Server MySQL. However, I believe Oracle is dropping support of MySQL ...
by jim.bus
2019-07-19 08:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List
Replies: 5
Views: 92

Re: Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List

Correct, If a user doesn't exist it responds with a permanent failure, Unknown User. If a user does exist it returns temporary failure if the sender IP is greylisted, Please try again later, once greylist period expires the mail will or will not be delivered after it spam is filtered This is the fi...
by jim.bus
2019-07-18 21:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List
Replies: 5
Views: 92

Apparent SPAMMER Attack By Assumed Distribution List

I just noticed an apparent attack by a spammer today when going through my logs. An IP Address sent email to apparently one of my legitimate email ids (this email id seemed to have been stolen from someone's address book whom I communicate with a long time ago). My SPAM tests only caught a HELO serv...
by jim.bus
2019-07-07 10:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Clarify What Happens When hMailServer Exceeds Number Of Rety Attempts
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: Clarify What Happens When hMailServer Exceeds Number Of Rety Attempts

Thanks mattg, I thought it must have been something like that but the Help documentation didn't say exactly that. It left you thinking it would do all retries on the first MX Record then stop when it exhausted the number of the retries if the number of maximum retries was less than the number of hos...
by jim.bus
2019-07-07 07:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Clarify What Happens When hMailServer Exceeds Number Of Rety Attempts
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Clarify What Happens When hMailServer Exceeds Number Of Rety Attempts

See the following hMailServer Help entry. https://www.hmailserver.com/documentation/latest/?page=reference_protocolsmtp Number of Retries specifies how many times hMailServer will attempt to Deliver Email before sending an error message to sender. Maximum Number Of Recipient Hosts lets you specify t...
by jim.bus
2019-06-26 08:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SPAM - SCAM - PSHING - HMAIL SERVER !!!NEED HELP!
Replies: 34
Views: 1488

Re: SPAM - SCAM - PSHING - HMAIL SERVER !!!NEED HELP!

I ban for 6 months and got only 45 entries but maybe my hMailServer installation is not interesting enough to the Spammers. When I reached 45 entries I also seemed to not get anymore for a long time. Unfortunately I didn't keep track of actually how long but it was a long time.
by jim.bus
2019-06-25 03:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure
Replies: 23
Views: 687

Re: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure

All good and thanks for checking You probably had the page that I've already changed. That is what I was thinking as the page I now look on is identical to the page I saw the 'Forwarding Relay' selection shown on in the Notes except that 'Forwarding relay' now says 'Incoming relay' which is the pag...
by jim.bus
2019-06-25 03:19
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: What email client does everyone use?
Replies: 47
Views: 15609

Re: What email client does everyone use?

Outlook is not pre-installed on any Windows product I have ever had.

Maybe you are confusing Windows Mail App pre-installed on Windows 10 as being Outlook. It does resemble Outlook but it is not Outlook and a bit restricted in features compared to Outlook.
by jim.bus
2019-06-23 03:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure
Replies: 23
Views: 687

Re: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure

'Incoming relays' is used in the GUI Let me know which page you saw 'forwarding relay', and I will change it. It sounds like what 'incoming relay' does... I can't locate that page now. The Help Documentation I see now uses the term 'Incoming Relay' as well under the documentation for 'Whitelisting'...
by jim.bus
2019-06-21 09:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure
Replies: 23
Views: 687

Re: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure

The spam whitelist was probably missed because the SMTP envelope from didn't include the FROM address It doesn't matter what the message headers say. Was this a SPAM email or a Ham This was a legitimate email NOT SPAM and one I was expecting to receive. This portion of the email Message Headers was...
by jim.bus
2019-06-21 06:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure
Replies: 23
Views: 687

hMailServer B2425 Anti-spam Whitelisting Failure

I just recently Whitelisted *@fedex.com under the Anti-spam tree option in hMailAdmin. 1. I received an email from 'TrackingUpdates@fedex.com' (no quotes) which was marked as SPAM by hMailServer due to the SPAM Threshold Mark level being met. 2. Whitelisting is supposed to cause the Anti-spam proces...
by jim.bus
2019-06-15 09:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Order of "Greylisting" "White Listing"
Replies: 9
Views: 430

Re: Order of "Greylisting" "White Listing"

twaldorf, See this section copied from the hMailServer Help documentation below. This section is not describing the White listing Tab function. It is an option off the Anti-Spam navigation tree directly under Grey listing in the tree. This is what I use to White list a specific email address or Doma...
by jim.bus
2019-06-15 08:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SPAM - SCAM - PSHING - HMAIL SERVER !!!NEED HELP!
Replies: 34
Views: 1488

Re: SPAM - SCAM - PSHING - HMAIL SERVER !!!NEED HELP!

These 'sextortion' scam emails are proliferating all over. I've gotten many of them myself and Dravion is correct, the dumb hacker is trying to scam someone into paying him/her money when in reality your system was never compromised other than at some point one of the email addresses in your system ...
by jim.bus
2019-06-15 08:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: (help) multi domain
Replies: 2
Views: 198

Re: (help) multi domain

I will take a stab at what I believe you are asking. My understanding of what you want is. You are stating you believe Domain AA.com should have an MX Record pointing to mail.AA.com and BB.com should have an MX Record pointing to mail.BB.com. You want both Domains to use only the one hMailServer so ...
by jim.bus
2019-05-29 03:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: No errors, but the email doesn't arrive (only to gmail)
Replies: 5
Views: 302

Re: No errors, but the email doesn't arrive (only to gmail)

valentinos, You still haven't indicated you confirmed your SPF Text record is correct. All you've indicated is that you set up your SPF Text Record but you have not confirmed what the entries in it are. You need at least an mx:emailserverhostname and a ptr:emailserverhostname entry in the SPF Text R...
by jim.bus
2019-05-27 03:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: No errors, but the email doesn't arrive (only to gmail)
Replies: 5
Views: 302

Re: No errors, but the email doesn't arrive (only to gmail)

valentinos, This is a wild guess on my part but especially since I have had this problem before and then again recently but only with slightly different results from you I will suggest the following. You haven't stated how you are attempting to retrieve your Email received on the GMail.Com server. I...
by jim.bus
2019-05-23 13:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Time to say good bye ...
Replies: 24
Views: 1590

Re: Time to say good bye ...

About having hMailServer run on a Linux Platform, I would hate to see hMailServer migrated to Linux. One of hMailServer's advertised features (so to speak) was that it was one of the few Open Source Email Servers which ran on Windows and for those of us who don't want Linux this was great. I see no ...
by jim.bus
2019-05-17 11:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Time to say good bye ...
Replies: 24
Views: 1590

Re: Time to say good bye ...

Nitro, You just stated my and some other people's (I believe) concern for hMailServer. The problem isn't that hMailServer has changed. The problem is that hMailServer is not changing to evolve with changes such as implementing TLS 1.3. Agreed TLS 1.3 may not be widely used at this point but eventual...
by jim.bus
2019-05-16 22:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Time to say good bye ...
Replies: 24
Views: 1590

Re: Time to say good bye ...

I'd like to know what the future for hMailServer is. I know Martin seems to not be involved anymore. I also know some of the people on the Forum such as Dravion are working on updating hMailServer such as updating it to x64. hMailServer is in need of being updated to TLS 1.3 as I believe it was rece...
by jim.bus
2019-04-06 10:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections
Replies: 6
Views: 877

Re: Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections

Thanks to all on their input to me. Your input steered me to where I needed to do more research on what was necessary to do the proper set up. I believe I had, at least, the starting of a Dual Stack set up on my Router (including a DNS6 Server) though at the time I didn't realize I was setting up a ...
by jim.bus
2019-04-06 10:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Blackmail Scam
Replies: 21
Views: 3365

Re: Blackmail Scam

I've gotten about 3 of these things in one to two weeks recently. The first one I got a month or so ago said if I wanted proof they had hacked me to Reply to the email and he would send everything to all my 6 contacts. Dumbass doesn't know I have no contacts he can probably find in the way he had to...
by jim.bus
2019-04-01 04:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections
Replies: 6
Views: 877

Re: Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections

Are there any other changes or additions I have not addressed in the above list of changes and additions? You need an IPv6 on your WAN connection. Very few ISPs offer that in Australia, but in other countries this is common. gMail prefers IPV6 if you wish to test. My LAN has both IPv4 and IPv6 addr...
by jim.bus
2019-03-31 23:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections
Replies: 6
Views: 877

Configure hMailServer To Make And Accept IPv6 Connections

I wish to configure hMailServer to make and accept IPv6 Address connections. Right now Email Server hosts are probably all using IPv4 Host Addresses but IPv6 only Email Servers in the future may start sending email messages and I would like my hMailServer to be prepared to make and accept IPv6 conne...
by jim.bus
2019-03-28 01:06
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Is English your first language?
Replies: 28
Views: 9874

Re: Is English your first language?

Hope you like the new pair of thongs you traded for your missus but me I would prefer keeping my missus if I had one. Those thongs are too much trouble to wear. Your feet are always slipping off of them. Yeah, they would. In the UK, these are thongs (Very difficult to keep on your feet): https://ta...
by jim.bus
2019-03-27 09:37
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Is English your first language?
Replies: 28
Views: 9874

Re: Is English your first language?

G'day mate. Strewth. Anyone would think that us Aussie blokes are just a bunch of dead set drongos. Crikey, and our sheilas, aren't they just beaut? Fair Dinkum... S'arvy I'm gonna get the ute, and piss off down to the pub. Blow the froth of a couple of coldies... Oh, and I got a new pair of thongs...
by jim.bus
2019-03-24 11:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About SMTP port?
Replies: 9
Views: 1148

Re: About SMTP port?

RvdH's post is correct - the ini file isn't overwritten in an update. Even if you uninstall hMailserver completely, the ini file is left behind in case or re-installation (as are the settings recorded in the database). To remove all files you would need to uninstall the database, and delete the hMa...
by jim.bus
2019-03-23 08:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About SMTP port?
Replies: 9
Views: 1148

Re: About SMTP port?

If this option under the IP Internet Range would accomplish the same thing then this might be more preferable to change than changing the hMailAdmin.ini configuration file because it would make installing upgrades to hMailServer less complicated because you would not have to make an additional chan...
by jim.bus
2019-03-23 08:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About SMTP port?
Replies: 9
Views: 1148

Re: About SMTP port?

mattg, Thanks for the explanation. I forgot for the moment, that the .ini setting actually disables any attempt to authenticate at all. Though one of your statements still puzzles me. You stated IP ranges deals with IP Addresses which is true and then you state the .ini setting deals with Ports acro...
by jim.bus
2019-03-22 22:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: About SMTP port?
Replies: 9
Views: 1148

Re: About SMTP port?

SorenR snuck in with his reposnse before I could finish my response but I believe what I suggest would aid in what you want to do but I would appreciate input from both SorenR and mattg as to what I believe would work too. I do not claim to be an expert on this but I, too, have the same settings for...
by jim.bus
2019-03-21 09:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

mattg, Thanks for you explanation on the diagnostics report. And I also now understand better your reference to the NAT Loopback Router functionality. Other than ISP Gateways (Modem/Router), my only routers have been ASUS, my first being I believe RT-N66 (my current router RT-AC5300). In all my expe...
by jim.bus
2019-03-21 08:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

mattg, In one of hreich postings there is a display of a report which indicates that the someone.no-ip.net external DDNS Hostname was not able to be parsed. I have not seen this nomenclature before regarding a DDNS but that appeared to mean that the someone.no-ip.net DDNS did not resolve to any IP A...
by jim.bus
2019-03-21 02:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

I am curious as to why using a different DNS Server on the Laptop would not work as well. CLEARLY the DNS used by the laptop works fine, It gives the correct external IP address from nslookup somename.no-ip.net The ONLY way a DNS could help in this situation is if the DNS has another ADDITIONAL zon...
by jim.bus
2019-03-20 21:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

I am curious as to why using a different DNS Server on the Laptop would not work as well. It would seem to be the simplest solution if it would work. From hreich postings I see that the DDNS no-ip.net hostname could not be resolved. This would appear to be why he could not connect on the Server Loca...
by jim.bus
2019-03-20 11:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

jimimaseye asked the question I was about to ask you. That question is what IP Address does someone.no-ip.net resolve to when you are external to your Local Network. It should resolve to the external (WAN IP of your Router). However, I think we are introducing a parameter to this problem that may no...
by jim.bus
2019-03-20 06:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

I do not believe he wants to refer to IP 127.0.0.1 on his IP 192.168.1.8 computer at all in the inbound or outbound mail server field of Thunderbird at all. To do so would mean he is telling Thunderbird to look for hMailServer on his PC Client IP 192.168.1.8. He needs to use in the Thunderbird Inbou...
by jim.bus
2019-03-20 06:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need help for sending mal in local network
Replies: 36
Views: 2926

Re: Need help for sending mal in local network

I have hmail server installed on server machine.. server internal ip is 192.168.1.80 i have another pc which is on same network - ip 192.168.1.8 and another one which is on my home network So - when i try to connect from my home netwrok i can connect to hmail server, and thunderbird works fine When...
by jim.bus
2019-03-19 00:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: [HMail Server] SMTP credentials transmitted unencrypted
Replies: 3
Views: 676

Re: [HMail Server] SMTP credentials transmitted unencrypted

I definitely am not well versed in how hMailServer treats unencrypted authentication but being a novice I would I would check is to see if your server which relays through hMailServer specifies that hMailServer (the relaying server) requires authentication. You should also check to see if your serve...
by jim.bus
2019-03-19 00:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL / TLS does not work
Replies: 2
Views: 562

Re: SSL / TLS does not work

What do you mean by you enabled SSL/TLS on hMailServer and it doesn't work? Depending on what you could mean by this statement, it is not sufficient to Enable SSL/TLS as in addition to Enabling SSL/TLS, you have to go to the various TCP/IP Ports and tell hMailServer to use the SSL/TLS which means yo...
by jim.bus
2019-03-11 11:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How to secure my email from spam?
Replies: 4
Views: 763

Re: How to secure my email from spam?

I am not one of the hMailServer gurus on this forum but I set up SPAM protection with my hMailServer installation. Not knowing exactly what you are referring to in your inquiry. I am assuming you have submitted a contact form email on a website and wish to avoid any SPAM which might come from the we...
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 14:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

Update on using newly setup DKIM. I have added a TXT Record for one of my other Domains now in GoDaddy's DNS Server for one of my Domains. I managed to enter a DNS TXT Record with a 2048 bit Public Key all without concatenation. I sent an email with it to my ATT.Net Email ID and in the Message Heade...
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 11:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

The answer to the method, it seems, for the concatenation of txt records is worth your provide apparently. Given that dkim is commonplace the solution should be easy to find. That said I'm sure the 1024bit key fits within the 255 character limit. I didn't need to concatenate. Are you saying that go...
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 10:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

Thanks mattg, While researching the issue, I had also come to the conclusion that the Selector in the hMailServer DKIM Signing setup should be 'dkim' just as you have indicated. The hostname on the TXT DNS record should be indicated as dkim._domainkey. You mean as my instructions state like this?: ...
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 09:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

Thanks mattg, While researching the issue, I had also come to the conclusion that the Selector in the hMailServer DKIM Signing setup should be 'dkim' just as you have indicated. The hostname on the TXT DNS record should be indicated as dkim._domainkey. The problem seems to now be how do I input on t...
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 01:32
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

jimimaseye,

But was my guess that the TXT tag (as I think it is called) of v=DKIM1 indicates that the Selector is dkim and the version=1. I think this would have helped to clear up things for me if I understood how this v=DKIM1 was being used.

Thanks.
by jim.bus
2019-03-09 00:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

jimimaseye, With me not being familiar with DKIM in the first place and not really having ever seen a TXT Record for the DKIM Public Key combined with the fact that DNS Zone Editors are not all the same in how you make entries for all the DNS Records including TXT Records, it was a little confusing ...
by jim.bus
2019-03-08 15:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

May have found what the problem is as to why I keep getting an invalid key or no key for my DKIM Key. GoDaddy (my DNS Server service) DNS Zone Editor does not appear to even allow a 1024 bits Public Key in the TXT Record. The size of the TXT Record with 1024 bits Public Key appears to be too big for...
by jim.bus
2019-03-08 07:15
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: hMailServer Administrator causing mail server to become unresponsive
Replies: 10
Views: 1222

Re: hMailServer Administrator causing mail server to become unresponsive

I am not very technical in this area but I too have noticed my hMailAdmin function has for some time now been running a bit slower than when I first started using hMailServer years ago. I've noticed hMailAdmin has been slower to launch and listing my Email Accounts for one Domain is particularly slo...
by jim.bus
2019-03-08 02:59
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: MySQL 8.x Setup Info
Replies: 3
Views: 1121

Re: MySQL 8.x Setup Info

The way I got around this problem was to take my libmysql.dll client I used in my old hMailServer version which used MySQL 5.7 (which was a 3 bit version) and used that libmyslq.dll (32 bit version) in my hMailServer which was connected to MySQL 8.0. Apparently you can use the hMailServer (32 bit) l...
by jim.bus
2019-03-08 01:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

mattg, My hMailServer DKIM entries for MyDomain.Com (a phony domain for security in this forum posting) are: Enabled: Checked Private Key: D:\PuTTYGen Key Files\hMailServer DKIM Private Key File\hMailServer DKIM Private Key New1 3-6-19.pem (D:\PuTTYGen Key Files has permissions of Full Control grant...
by jim.bus
2019-03-07 10:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

Re: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

Look for clues in here: https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=29402. There might be differences. (That setup works for me). Before I attempted to create a DKIM Signature, I had already read the link you pointed me too. This is how I knew how to create the TXT DKIM Record though I d...
by jim.bus
2019-03-07 10:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Blackmail Scam
Replies: 21
Views: 3365

Re: Blackmail Scam

I got a similar email with almost the same wording except the person who sent the email to me had slightly better English grammar. (S)He was an idiot because (S)he claimed to have all my contacts which (S)he got from my email account. Joke's on her/him because I don't have any of my Contacts on my e...
by jim.bus
2019-03-07 06:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header
Replies: 19
Views: 1522

DKIM Error Shown In Outlook Message Header

I am attempting to set up a DKIM Record for use when I send email. When I send using the Domain for which I have set up DKIM Signing, I get the following Outlook Message Header 'permerror (no key)' message and hMailServer DEBUG Log Entries. This was sent to my ATT.Net Email Id. I get similar message...
by jim.bus
2018-12-30 10:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS
Replies: 14
Views: 2003

Re: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS

MattG, Interesting. I will have to look into that as I really don't want anybody to connect from a client to send email using Port 25 such as with Outlook and I only want the client (such as Outlook) to be able to send emails which are use Ports 465 or 587 encrypted to hMailServer. Your suggestion d...
by jim.bus
2018-12-19 10:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS
Replies: 14
Views: 2003

Re: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS

MattG, You got me there regarding Port 25. There are incoming messages to hMailServer using Port 25 and there are incoming message to hMailServer coming from the Client (in my case Outlook) which potentially could come through Port 25. Because I cannot require Port 25 to use StartTLS (Required) for ...
by jim.bus
2018-12-16 07:36
Forum: General discussions
Topic: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS
Replies: 14
Views: 2003

Re: SSL/TLS -- STARTTLS

In my case (but my server is pretty much isolated to users completely under my control), I simply do not want any Client Connections (ex. Outlook or Thunderbird) connections to my hMailServer which are not encrypted no matter what client connection port is being used (25, 465, 110, 995, 587 - I do n...
by jim.bus
2018-12-12 15:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 1175

Re: MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer

I too agree hMailServer should be upgraded to not only 64 bit but also add TLS 1.3 which as I understand it has finally been approved earlier this year for publication. Supposedly putting in the Backdoor financial institutions wanted was poo-pooed in the specification as it rightfully should be. Bac...
by jim.bus
2018-12-11 14:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 1175

Re: MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer

From information I obtained from MattG and others. I pieced together what appears to be a workaround solution for me. I had thought hMailServer should be able to use a 64 bit MySQL by using the right MySQL Client version. I tried to use a 32 bit MySQL Client (libmysql.dll) but for some reason it fai...
by jim.bus
2018-12-11 02:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer
Replies: 11
Views: 1175

MySQL 32 bit Server will not install for use with hMailServer

I recently upgraded to Windows 10 Pro Version 1809 with a Clean Install which means I had to reinstall my applications since the Clean Install deleted everything. In attempting to reinstall MySQL Server with current version 8.0.13, the only MySQL Server version available is a 64 bit version and is f...
by jim.bus
2018-11-01 11:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Making LetsEncrypt Certificates usable for hMail
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Re: Making LetsEncrypt Certificates usable for hMail

I tried changing my Certificate file from the Let's Encrypt cert.pem file to the chain.pem file. Using Outlook 2010 I tried to do a Send/Receive. The Send function seemingly did not error out but the POP3 Receiving Function Using TLS encryption caused an hMailServer Error of 'Failed to load private ...