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by Dravion
2018-10-29 11:41
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Port 143 attack
Replies: 27
Views: 1858

Re: Port 143 attack

This is not a hMailServer only Problem. I run a few Mailservers with Postfix and Dovecot on Linux and i get failed login attemps from all over the planet all the time while running a strict local on server Firewall (iptables) and a Hoster DDOS-Protection Firewall in front of it. A peace of my daily ...
by Dravion
2018-10-29 11:00
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Upgrading Database and SSL
Replies: 38
Views: 4761

Re: Upgrading Database and SSL

millespaul700 wrote:
2018-10-29 09:29
Update expiring Mongo cluster SSL certificate
Sorry, this is not a MongoDB Supportforum and hMailServer only supports a few Full SQL Databases.
Its not possible to run a hMailServer on a NoSQL Database like Mongo, Redis, ChouchDB ect.
by Dravion
2018-10-27 14:41
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: hMailServer - Github Fork and Contributionanalysis
Replies: 4
Views: 760

hMailServer - Github Fork and Contributionanalysis

There exists 144 Forks of hMailServer on Github (see: https://github.com/hmailserver/hmailserver/network/members ) I reviewed any single fork and extracted the 11 Forks (of total 144) which contributed, modified or changed something. Github - hMailServer Fork and Contributionanalysis (10/27/2018) 94...
by Dravion
2018-10-25 07:30
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Encrypt data
Replies: 8
Views: 1467

Re: Encrypt data

Your best bet by encrypting the SQL-Database and the Data Folder transparently is by using Microsoft own Harddisk Encryption tool Bitlocke.Its avaibe in Win 10 Pro and Server 2016 but not in Win 10 Home.
by Dravion
2018-10-24 10:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: trying to set hmailserver in linux using vmware?
Replies: 5
Views: 2178

Re: trying to set hmailserver in linux using vmware?

Thats not a hMailServer problem. You need to setup traffic rerouting so your VMWare Guests can accept the VMWare Hosts connections inside the Guest. IMHO: This scenario makes no sense. Use Postfix+Dovecot and MariaDB as backend if Linux is your Mailserver Operating system. hMailServer works best on ...
by Dravion
2018-10-23 19:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: The semaphore timeout period has expired
Replies: 2
Views: 1947

Re: The semaphore timeout period has expired

The above Errormessage means that hMailServer was trying to sent your Email to libero.it but wasnt able to,do,it.It repeated the task 4 times and finally gives up.The Error is on libero.it side.
by Dravion
2018-10-19 09:44
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Cant send big mail to 163mail(china)
Replies: 6
Views: 2349

Re: Cant send big mail to 163mail(china)

This is called 'grey listing' you need to try again later (hMailserver will do this automatically with default settings) This is normal internet behavior to decrease the amount of spam... Yes, can be pretty much GL but in more general terms. 1) Your hMailServer is ok and can connecto to the interne...
by Dravion
2018-10-18 23:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 3rd party software to communicate through hMailServer
Replies: 9
Views: 2542

Re: 3rd party software to communicate through hMailServer

Ok, if the MS SMTP-Server isnt avaiable on Win10 you can of course use hMailServer for your task. But you should realize, if you want sent Email to the Internet, its generally not a good idea doing it from private, Local Area Network or from Dynamic (DHCP) IP's, regardless if you use hMailServer or ...
by Dravion
2018-10-18 23:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: install hMailServer on server 2016 without .net 2.0
Replies: 1
Views: 1542

Re: install hMailServer on server 2016 without .net 2.0

Install Server 2016 .net from optional festures and rerun the installer.
by Dravion
2018-10-18 19:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: 3rd party software to communicate through hMailServer
Replies: 9
Views: 2542

Re: 3rd party software to communicate through hMailServer

If this is just a SMTP sent mail task, you dont need hMailServer.Install SMTP as part of IIS from Win 10 Default Features and configure it to your needs.
by Dravion
2018-10-18 11:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Urgent Help: recover hmailserver from dead pc.
Replies: 16
Views: 2028

Re: Urgent Help: recover hmailserver from dead pc.

ive gotten it to half work. i feel like some stuff is to do with XP home limits. This should not be the Problem.But i find it funny u use the cheapiest XP Home Edition to run our Companys Emailserver <3 Mysql is using "network service" and HMS is using "local system", doesnt this then use the admin...
by Dravion
2018-10-18 07:25
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: New hMailServer x 64 MSI Installer
Replies: 14
Views: 1937

New hMailServer x 64 MSI Installer

Due to Problems in recent version of InnoSetup regarding Maleware false positive or Maleware contamination, i decided to replace the entire thing and created a complete new Installer for hMailServer 5.6.8 x64 from scratch as Windows Installer Package (MSI). Now Virustotal scan results looking good S...
by Dravion
2018-10-18 02:50
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Urgent Help: recover hmailserver from dead pc.
Replies: 16
Views: 2028

Re: Urgent Help: recover hmailserver from dead pc.

You need to set windows user permissions on the XP box to talk to your NAS According to the log, the MySQL Service is (Windows Service account: Localmachine) is trying to write on the NAS Computers drive but doesnt has the allowance. On NAS, set the File/Folder permissions for the MySQL DB Folder t...
by Dravion
2018-10-16 07:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hello, please help me this problem?
Replies: 1
Views: 655

Re: Hello, please help me this problem?

Sorry, its not possible to help you with that little information

What is your problem exactly and has it anything to do with the hMailServer Project?
by Dravion
2018-10-14 04:04
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Web registration
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Re: Web registration

Sorry, your post has nothing todo regarding hMailServer development.

Delete it and create it new in the scripting section and provide more details if you want help
viewforum.php?f=9
by Dravion
2018-10-13 00:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Sync Account Settings Across Multiple Machines?
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Re: Sync Account Settings Across Multiple Machines?

No.Thats not our Domain.
The entire Project is about simplicty and Enduser friendlyness.If you want something like Nagios, go use PowerMTA or Enterpriseagents for Postfix or MS-Exchange 2016 which has Multisite orchestration.
by Dravion
2018-10-12 05:27
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

Re: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

Sorry, but i disagree. OpenSSL has a terrible trackrecord regarding security. In fact its that bad that even Google decided to do its own fork after providing over 70 patches to get rid of the worst bugs.LibreSSL is developed and maintained by the OpenBSD Operating System Project Team, which is verr...
by Dravion
2018-10-11 14:25
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

Re: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

Thats right.But we need to know for example if LibreSSL can be used or if it throws any Errors. I informed Martin on Github about it and i think he will take a look into it.
by Dravion
2018-10-11 12:27
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

Re: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

@Prisma Refactoring the code til it works nicely with hMailServer isnt a easy task.Right now it raises over 200 compilation errors while LibreSSL just works and is more security focused. Its up to Martin but if the refactoring work isnt completed end of next Year, we have a major security Problem. I...
by Dravion
2018-10-10 23:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Does hMailServer support TSL 1.3?
Replies: 4
Views: 423

Re: Does hMailServer support TSL 1.3?

Is there ANY mail client or other MTA that supports TLSv1.3 today? Not to my knowledge. Right now only recent OpenSSL 1.1.x and Googles private Fork of OpenSSL 1.0.1.x is supporting TLSv1.3 which would be required as foundation by Mailserver and Mailclient. LibreSSL are working on it and i think is...
by Dravion
2018-10-10 19:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Does hMailServer support TSL 1.3?
Replies: 4
Views: 423

Re: Does hMailServer support TSL 1.3?

TLS 1.3 will be a real Problem with curtent OpenSSL 1.0.2.x underlying Encyption Library, because the OpenSSL Team has decided it will not providenew Features for it anymore and will not receice an longer Support at all after end of Dwcemeäber next Year. However: The new OpenSSL 1.1.x Library will h...
by Dravion
2018-10-10 06:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailServer service stopped working
Replies: 24
Views: 1215

Re: hmailServer service stopped working

Its the ToyDB MS-SQL-CE
by Dravion
2018-10-09 05:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hmailServer service stopped working
Replies: 24
Views: 1215

Re: hmailServer service stopped working

If the service is set to tun or manual startup but isnt running, it will be started automatically by DCOM. Keep in mind: Your hMailserver Administrator password is stored as encrypted MD5 Hash in hMailServer.ini file while your hMailServer Database Userpassword is stored in hMailServer.ini as SHA-1 ...
by Dravion
2018-10-08 16:37
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

Re: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

I just received a message from the OpenSSL Team which reflects the Situation which will affect hMailServers Future Development big time: So, all existing Software must be rewritten just to be able to use 1.1.x ? Do you have any idea how many Million lines of code are affected by this crap?? Yes, app...
by Dravion
2018-10-08 15:36
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

Re: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

Did LibreSSL just bolt in with no changes to hMailserver code? I would love to test, but I am addicted to the extra stuff that RvdH puts into their builds http://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=30193&start=60#p203420 Thats correct.It doesnt need Codechanges but i had to replace some ...
by Dravion
2018-10-08 07:40
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)
Replies: 13
Views: 1300

LibreSSL built of hMailServer 5.6.8 avaiable (request for testing)

Hi, As some of you allready know, OpenSSL 1.0.2.x series is outdated and will be replaced by the allready avaiable OpenSSL 1.1.x Branch. Unfortently, the new branch breaks hMailServers code and is redesigned in many ways. Take a look if you interrested in the debate about this crap decision: https:/...
by Dravion
2018-10-07 19:57
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: October 2018 64-Bit personal build
Replies: 0
Views: 857

October 2018 64-Bit personal build

Non-Official 64-Bit build *Taken from 5.6.8 official source (Build/Upload date 10/07/2018) *OpenSSL updated to version 1.0.2p (instead 1.0.2o) see security details https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html *hMailServer.exe was build with x64 Optimization switches for modern AMD64 CPU's *Use...
by Dravion
2018-10-06 22:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: email is slow
Replies: 10
Views: 779

Re: email is slow

It sounds your LAN Network Bandwich is exausted. In most cases its not a Problem of CPU Power nowdays.
Check your cables, update your NIC Network Adapter Drivers and check Ethernet collisions on your Switches
in you office, this can slow down a internal Company LAN extremely.
by Dravion
2018-10-06 09:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: email is slow
Replies: 10
Views: 779

Re: email is slow

Googles DNS ist one of the fastest on the whole Internet Global Average #1 CloudFlare: 4.98 ms #2 Google: 16.44 ms #3 Quad9: 18.25 ms #4 CleanBrowsing: 19.14 ms #5 Norton: 34.75 ms #6 OpenDNS: 46.51 ms #7 Comodo: 71.90 #8 Yandex: 169.91 North America Average #1 CloudFlare: 3.93 ms #2 Quad9: 7.21 ms ...
by Dravion
2018-09-29 16:57
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: A new approach needed
Replies: 12
Views: 784

Re: A new approach needed

A good appraoch against DOS and DDOS waves is a selflearning AI-Firewall and lots of Bandwich (about 3 Terrabits). With a local OnServer or local Appliance you cannot mitigate DDOS or DDOS assited Bruteforce attacks. In fact, if the attacker can reach the Bruteforce level of hMailServer its allmost ...
by Dravion
2018-09-23 12:11
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Delete Ondrive from Explorer
Replies: 1
Views: 389

Delete Ondrive from Explorer

If you dont use Microsoft Cloudservice Onedrive on Windows 10, you can just uninstall it. Unfortently, some parts are remaining in the Windows File Explorer and on the Desktop To get rid of it, just create a new textfile with the extension .reg and paste in the following lines: Windows Registry Edit...
by Dravion
2018-09-23 11:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need to block Client Initiated Renegotiation
Replies: 12
Views: 2841

Re: Need to block Client Initiated Renegotiation

Build hMailServer from source and disable it.
by Dravion
2018-09-21 09:23
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Changing the Service Account
Replies: 2
Views: 324

Re: Changing the Service Account

Do the following:


From Windows Startmenue goto:
Administrative Tools -> Local Security Policy -> Local Policies -> User Rights Assignment.

Click
Edit the item "Log on as a service" and add the User Account you want to act as Windows Service

See:
asservice.png
by Dravion
2018-09-21 09:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Hmail server configuration
Replies: 4
Views: 578

Re: Hmail server configuration

Troubleshooting is a art of its own. hMailServer is a small but at the same time a incredible powerfull program and there is nothing else i know on the Windows Platform which can compete with it.The ease of use, its features, openenes ans transparency, a helping community and exellent Documentation ...
by Dravion
2018-09-14 10:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem
Replies: 16
Views: 1165

Re: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem

Below the logging section
by Dravion
2018-09-14 05:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem
Replies: 16
Views: 1165

Re: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem

Diagnostics shows hMailServer created a Error log.

Please attach the Error log to your next reply
by Dravion
2018-09-12 19:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Windows 10 Mail app issue
Replies: 2
Views: 955

Re: Windows 10 Mail app issue

The Win10 Mail App.is a so called "Modern App" which is basicly a Windows UWP (Windows Universal App). It depends on the UWP Platform Runtime (WinRT) and the Microsoft Store App. In a Nutshell: Microsoft will provide more and more such Apps on upcoming Win 10 Updates and finally will kill the Win32 ...
by Dravion
2018-09-11 22:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem
Replies: 16
Views: 1165

Re: Outlook ver. 1808 : SSL/TLS Problem

Check your Outlook 2013/2016 Accountsettings in the Windows 10 Control panel Open a Windows Command prompt and type in 1) "%programfiles%\Microsoft Office\Office16\MLCFG32.CPL" 2) step1.jpg In the Email Tab doubleclick your account entry and in the new Dialog click "More Settings ..." Switch to the ...
by Dravion
2018-09-11 20:33
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Port 143 attack
Replies: 27
Views: 1858

Re: Port 143 attack

Keep in mind, VBScript isnt ideal for massbanning IPs. Any VBScript needs to be compiled and executed on every event. If a attacker knows how you to doit, he can simply overnuke your Server just by sending tons of mails which triggers the event until hMailserver.exe or the CPU/RAM Ressources are exh...
by Dravion
2018-09-01 13:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MXRecord error when running diagnostics on hMailServer
Replies: 7
Views: 595

Re: MXRecord error when running diagnostics on hMailServer

MX records afe additionally used in the public Internet for a series of things.One is Spam Prevention among SMTP Servers. Its logical to deny connections from SMTP Servers without MX TLD Zone Record. Also its not possible to lookup the correct SMTP-Sercer by Email Address. RUnning a SMTP-Server with...
by Dravion
2018-08-31 19:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: MXRecord error when running diagnostics on hMailServer
Replies: 7
Views: 595

Re: MXRecord error when running diagnostics on hMailServer

A mx record is a special ressurce type record in a DNS-Zone Database of an.authoritatuve DNS-Server.

You need to setup your own.DNS-Server or use
A thirdparty DNS-Server.Without MX record a SMTP Server cannot work.
by Dravion
2018-08-30 17:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: HMailServer Administrator can't connect with an error from machine localhost due to the following error: 80070433
Replies: 3
Views: 344

Re: HMailServer Administrator can't connect with an error from machine localhost due to the following error: 80070433

Try the following:

Open a Windows Command prompt and run the this command

"%programfiles(x86)%\hMailServer\bin\hMailServer.exe" /Register

exit the Windows Command prompt and check if the error is gone.
by Dravion
2018-08-29 12:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: lot of error in log
Replies: 4
Views: 546

Re: lot of error in log

"bad allocation" Errors are raised by the Windows Operating System if its not possible to reserve Memorynlocks (in most cases RAM Memory cells). Make no mistake: Even if you think most Apps running just fine or if its a brand new Computer directly from the Factory the Memory Modules can have faulty ...
by Dravion
2018-08-23 08:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)
Replies: 5
Views: 551

Re: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)

Ok, that makes sense if you talk about outside SQL :)
by Dravion
2018-08-23 04:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)
Replies: 5
Views: 551

Re: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)

@Jimi

I dont know what u talking about but if u run a DELETE SQL on Table hm_messages via the COM API the EML File will be deleted automatically by hMailServer for sure. Its demonstrated in this post: viewtopic.php?f=10&t=31606
by Dravion
2018-08-22 12:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)
Replies: 5
Views: 551

Re: Delete EML files from the server (and keep DB updated)

No.
Any Deletetion of a Email Datarecord in the DB will result in a deletetio of its EML-File for sure.
by Dravion
2018-08-21 21:52
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Botched the Installation
Replies: 9
Views: 765

Re: Botched the Installation

Looks like your Database Schema isnt complete or you dont have all the access permission granted If you install hMailServer on Postgres, you must make sure alle rights are set. In PGAdmin: Open a SQL-Window and type in the statement below and click execute GRANT SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE ON TAB...
by Dravion
2018-08-20 23:07
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Command line scan for new avg business version
Replies: 10
Views: 1114

Re: Command line scan for new avg business version

I think this explains it a bit Hello Shawn, We appreciate your patience in this matter. Please be informed that command line scan is no longer available in the AVG Free. It's only in paid versions and can be executed by opening CMD.exe as an administrator, navigating into AVG's program folder ( C:\P...
by Dravion
2018-08-20 12:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Command line scan for new avg business version
Replies: 10
Views: 1114

Re: Command line scan for new avg business version

True, but the two Antivirus Programs are not merged.
AVG-Technology provides its own independet Antivirus Productsuite regardles if its now part of Avast

see:
https://www.avg.com/en-us/ultimate
by Dravion
2018-08-20 02:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Command line scan for new avg business version
Replies: 10
Views: 1114

Re: Command line scan for new avg business version

I belive this is a diffrent Antivirus product.
AVG Antivirus is not Avast.
by Dravion
2018-08-18 10:09
Forum: General discussions
Topic: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'
Replies: 8
Views: 815

Re: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'

Yeah, but the HMSInfo Logfile is missing :)
by Dravion
2018-08-18 08:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Botched the Installation
Replies: 9
Views: 765

Re: Botched the Installation

PostgreSQL is rocksolid and works in Version 32/64-Bit since 8.3.x upto 10.x on Windows XP/2003/2008/Vista/2012/2016/Win7/8/10 as hMailServer 5.x Side by Side Installation and as Remote OS on some diffrent Flavors of Windows, Unix, Mac OS and Linux. IMHO PostgreSQL is completely underrated and i nev...
by Dravion
2018-08-17 21:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'
Replies: 8
Views: 815

Re: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'

Ok, the Crashdump didnt provide much infos, bc i have not the right PDB Files for your hMailServer version at hand. I need some more infos about your hMailServer version so i can checkout and build the correct PDB's for your hMailserver.exe version which is required for WinDBG. Try the following: 1)...
by Dravion
2018-08-17 21:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'
Replies: 8
Views: 815

Re: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'

Minidumps can be read by WinDBG, the official Microsoft Windows Debugger. Its an Experttool for Programmers only. Its free avaiable as part of the Windows Driver Kit or the Windows SDK or as Debugging Tools for Windows Standalone Package.
by Dravion
2018-08-16 23:17
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Strange outgoing connection issue..
Replies: 16
Views: 1220

Re: Strange outgoing connection issue..

Excellent. Nice Job. We need document such Problems because a diffrent User will have the same Problems soon i guess.
by Dravion
2018-08-16 18:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'
Replies: 8
Views: 815

Re: An error occured while executing 'Task-DeliveryTask'

Attach your Minidump to your next reply.
by Dravion
2018-08-16 18:29
Forum: Development & alpha discussions
Topic: Strange outgoing connection issue..
Replies: 16
Views: 1220

Re: Strange outgoing connection issue..

Yeah, that would be cool.

Sometimes we get some strange support cases in from Amazon EC2/AWS Users.
Would be interresting to compile a little list of Problems regarding Amazon Virtual Servers in terms of hMailServer because its only a matter
of time we get the next Amazon specific case in.
by Dravion
2018-08-16 02:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Mail server stopped working
Replies: 6
Views: 490

Re: Mail server stopped working

Try to ping the ip ad hostnames hMailServer is trying to contact to make sure its not a outside problem.
by Dravion
2018-08-14 09:16
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Administrator COM error 80040111 starting TLS certificate dialog
Replies: 3
Views: 469

Re: hMailServer Administrator COM error 80040111 starting TLS certificate dialog

Thats of course much better :) ps: The Error shown above is just a FileDialog invocation Error. It just means the GUI-Dialog cannot be shown to select the Cert and Key File. This doesnt mean if the the Cert and Key file is added to the settings by SQL or COM API wont work, its just a little flaw in ...
by Dravion
2018-08-13 22:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Administrator COM error 80040111 starting TLS certificate dialog
Replies: 3
Views: 469

Re: hMailServer Administrator COM error 80040111 starting TLS certificate dialog

I can confirm this error exists if you install hMailServer 5.x on top of Windows Server Core 2012 or 2016 In was allready mentioned in the followup replies of the this tutorial https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=28708 However: You can modify the path to your SSL-Certificate and i...