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by MarHMS
2016-10-23 16:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: changing of db
Replies: 23
Views: 5127

Re: changing of db

Wow, seems like the perfect script.
by MarHMS
2016-10-23 02:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: changing of db
Replies: 23
Views: 5127

Re: changing of db

mattg wrote:viewtopic.php?f=7&t=28025&p=174106&hili ... pt#p174124
viewtopic.php?f=9&t=30217#p188995


There are many ways, here is a couple of examples
Thanks a lot!
by MarHMS
2016-10-22 22:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: changing of db
Replies: 23
Views: 5127

Re: changing of db

Mattg are you saying that I can upgrade the database that came with HMS to MS SQL Express? Theoretically, what about happen to all the emails? Exactly what I am saying All mail and settings should not be affected PLEASE TEST on a spare server if you can, and remember to BACKUP the entire hMailserve...
by MarHMS
2016-10-15 03:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: changing of db
Replies: 23
Views: 5127

Re: changing of db

Mattg are you saying that I can upgrade the database that came with HMS to MS SQL Express? Theoretically, what about happen to all the emails? Exactly what I am saying All mail and settings should not be affected PLEASE TEST on a spare server if you can, and remember to BACKUP the entire hMailserve...
by MarHMS
2016-10-14 18:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: changing of db
Replies: 23
Views: 5127

Re: changing of db

hi, My email size is more than 16gb... is it possible to do a back-up of the settings, then manually copy the hmailserver/data then change dbsetup, restore the settings then paste the old data folder to the new data folder? Rather than change to MySQL, use the Microsoft SQL installer to upgrade to ...
by MarHMS
2016-06-20 23:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Help
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: Spam Help

jimimaseye wrote:...
Can these be added to the DNS blacklist, or are they already added?
http://whatismyipaddress.com/blacklist-check
by MarHMS
2016-06-20 19:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Help
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: Spam Help

Can these be added to the DNS blacklist, or are they already added?
http://whatismyipaddress.com/blacklist-check
by MarHMS
2016-06-05 04:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Re: Inbox Empty

Youre screwed really. A consequence of doing all the wrong things at the wrong time. Your only option are now (in preferred recommended order): 1, Run DDS (it will reload all missing emails in the the INBOX of the users.) or 2, Do the FULL RESTORE from the VM backup. (but this will loose all emails...
by MarHMS
2016-06-02 21:57
Forum: General discussions
Topic: sent emails log
Replies: 7
Views: 3878

Re: sent emails log

Just to update on this: I am now able to save sent emails on the server. I'm not sure where they are logged. What I did was to instruct the user to open his/her email in the web first, so as to get the Sent folder added to their account. Configure his/her account to save sent emails to the newly cre...
by MarHMS
2016-06-02 16:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Re: Inbox Empty

There must be an table entry for your empty inbox. Check if there is physical no Email before going any further. How? This sounds like you're saying I should check the database? How do I restore? I noticed that her folder in HMAIL\Data\$domain$\$email$ was 36MB, so I copied over the one from the ba...
by MarHMS
2016-06-02 02:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Re: Inbox Empty

jimimaseye wrote:Sounds like some finger trouble at the client end.

Do you have a backup?

(You sure no one connected with POP3 ?? Her phone maybe?)
How do I restore?

I noticed that her folder in HMAIL\Data\$domain$\$email$ was 36MB, so I copied over the one from the backup which was 400+MB. Nothing happened.
by MarHMS
2016-06-01 22:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Re: Inbox Empty

Backups are made of the entire Hmail directory among other things. What would I need to restore?

She just access via webmail.
by MarHMS
2016-06-01 15:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Re: Inbox Empty

She's using the webmail.

IMAP

I tested her account on Outlook 2007, but still nothing.

According to the log her inbox has 0 messages.
by MarHMS
2016-06-01 05:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Inbox Empty
Replies: 12
Views: 5556

Inbox Empty

I don't have much to say about this. All the inbox mails of one of our clients has mysteriously gone empty. I took her credentials to see for myself... her inbox is empty. I'm starting to think she might've deleted everything, but they would be in the trash. Only older items are in the trash. Has an...
by MarHMS
2016-05-01 23:21
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: HOW TO run Clamwin and have a ClamAV system SERVICE
Replies: 185
Views: 116897

Re: HOW TO run Clamwin and have a ClamAV system SERVICE

Successfully upgraded to v0.99.1 for both...
GREAT instructions! :D
by MarHMS
2016-04-11 23:59
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

clearly your logs talk about m drive I believe that is your immediate issue Using the MS SQL CE is just waiting for trouble though (where trouble = suddenly things stop working in hMailserver and you lose mail, possible all mail. This m drive issue may be a symptom of a corrupt database, but I've n...
by MarHMS
2016-04-10 23:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Okay. Will get those done in time.

Are you saying that this relates to the problem where 2 clients are having problems sending emails to external servers with their MS Outlook 2007?
by MarHMS
2016-04-10 16:31
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Ok so you measured by checking the data directory. I thought that you may have tried an internal backup. How large is your database file? That's ~200MB (188MB). Is that the size the internal backup's referring to? No, it refers to the data directory (your 70GB). I think you are going to have to try...
by MarHMS
2016-04-10 15:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

mattg wrote:Ok so you measured by checking the data directory.

I thought that you may have tried an internal backup.

How large is your database file?
That's ~200MB (188MB).

Is that the size the internal backup's referring to?
by MarHMS
2016-04-10 04:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Am I misunderstanding something?
That data directory is 70GB. It has the emails.

So, I guess I'll have to change the database.
by MarHMS
2016-04-09 18:26
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

I'd like to see the contents (without passwords) of the hmailserver.ini please. You really shouldn't be using MS SQL CE in a commercial environment. You should use a 'real' database for anything except for testing purposes anyway. Can you do a backup using the builtin backup? If so please do one wi...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 23:42
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

I would love to answer your questions with some "I know why this is happening", but I can't. The Sys Admin before me setup HMS. I just did the upgrade and have been maintaining it since without any form documentation about his installation procedure, etc. The upgrade procedure was done as you had in...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 22:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Test: Collect server details hMailServer version: hMailServer 5.6.4-B2283 Database type: MSSQL Compact Test: Test IPv6 IPv6 support is available in operating system. Test: Test outbound port SMTP relayer not in use. Attempting mail.hmailserver.com:25... Trying to connect to host mail.hmailserver.co...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 21:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

I'm not aware of that. I started 4 months ago, and there's no indication of such. Servers are in a Hyper-V.

Also, what does that error indicate?

What about the other problem where 2 clients aren't able to send email to external parties using their Outlook application?
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 18:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

"ERROR" 1564 "2016-04-08 10:36:16.355" "Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM5050, Source: File::CreateDirectory, Description: Could not create the directory M:\Data\firstunionja.com\Georgia.Bruff\D3. Tried 5 times without success., Error code: 3, Message: The system cannot find the path specified" "DEBUG...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 17:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Help
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: Spam Help

There isnt anything to do if you are relying on Spamassassin alone. New releases of any spam takes an amount of time before spam traps and AV solutions get it caught and deals with it. You could always add extra security with an AV solution (such as ClamAV with Sane definitions - see my signature f...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 17:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Contents of the log file: "DEBUG" 1580 "2016-04-08 10:35:39.713" "Creating session 280475" "TCPIP" 1580 "2016-04-08 10:35:39.713" "TCP - 192.168.0.54 connected to 192.168.0.7:143." "DEBUG" 1580 "2016-04-08 10:35:39.713" "TCP connection started for session 280474" "DEBUG" 1580 "2016-04-08 10:35:39.98...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 16:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

From 9:28:44 - 9:31:13.
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 16:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

I'm gonna have to post the file again because apparently I've exceeded the 60000 character limit with 7545313 characters.
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 15:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

Non of those are hmailserver logs (also just paste the text into the 'code' button when posting) Sorry. Thought you wanted the log from outlook seeing that the problem is only within the application. After looking, I noticed that logging as always been enabled for everything. Based on what I'm seei...
by MarHMS
2016-04-08 15:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Help
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: Spam Help

jimimaseye wrote:Are you actually asking anything or just sharing this with us as a friend and advice?
Sorry... it's for advice.
by MarHMS
2016-04-07 19:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Re: Outlook to External Server

mattg wrote:Sounds like mis-configured outlook

Please enable all logging, recreate the issue wait 30 seconds after sending then post all logs created
Attached is a zip file of the logs.
by MarHMS
2016-04-07 19:18
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Spam Help
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Spam Help

Guys please see below, a spam message that one our clients got: From: Email Administrator [mailto:accounts@domain.com] Sent: Thursday, April 07, 2016 12:09 PM To: accounts@domain.com Subject: Update Your Account Dear user Due to the recent upgrade in our SSL server, to serve you better. Please note ...
by MarHMS
2016-04-06 21:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Outlook to External Server
Replies: 31
Views: 3713

Outlook to External Server

Don't know if anyone had this problem before, because I'm not seeing it anywhere. I have 2 clients that are having issues sending emails to external servers. They can send emails within our domain, but if they send to an external domain, it's marked as sent, but the recipient never receives it. Prob...
by MarHMS
2016-03-17 19:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

That looks pretty straight forward, but I those paths doesn't exist. The bat file doesn't have to be here, %ProgramFiles(x86)%\ClamWin\sigupdate\, right? Because I get permission denied when I ran it from there. No, you put the sigupdate folder/BAT file wherever you want just make sure you point to...
by MarHMS
2016-03-17 17:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

... rem ### Updates log file location.. rem ### For Clamwin, the logfile location will be as per Clamwin preferences. For rem ### all other software, manually state your choice of log file location rem ### rem ### For MailEnable : set logloc=%ProgramFiles(x86)%\Mailenable\Antivirus\ClamAV rem ### r...
by MarHMS
2016-03-16 23:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

... Here's my sigupdate file: @echo off rem ---------------------------------------------------------------------- rem Sanesecurity downloader v0.6 beta for ClamWin/ClamAV (c) Steve Basford rem Please see readme.txt rem ----------------------------------------------------------------------- echo Sa...
by MarHMS
2016-03-11 23:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

I am one of the happy users of SaneSecurity. 1. To block all zip files, you can do this in hmailserver settings. 2. To block zip files which contains dangerous file types (.exe, .scr ...), use fox_hole_all.cdb 3. To block zip files which contains common malware or virus filenames, use foxhole_filen...
by MarHMS
2016-03-11 22:47
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

Yes and yes. You can add .JS to the blocklist. I have also added .PIF, and .VBS. .ZIP: the sanesecurity definitions are very good at seeing 'inside' zip files for (known!) threats. So you could unblock them. Its obviously not as secure but if your clients also have a good AV solution on their machi...
by MarHMS
2016-03-11 22:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

... Apparently I can't block all zip files. A company just sent an email with a zip attachment and it was blocked, because I had added it to the list. I don't know if I had miss a way to block only zip files with suspicious attachments. Also, can I block .js files by just adding it to the Block Att...
by MarHMS
2016-03-07 21:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

I see. My bad.

I ticked off everything, apart from that startup folders that you mentioned.
by MarHMS
2016-03-07 20:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

I got it rectified. The code had a bug. The directory for rsync.exe was winrsync\rsync.exe when it should've been winrsync\bin\rsync.exe Here's the first run: Sanesecurity downloader for ClamWin/ClamAV.. Started: Mon 03/07/2016-13:44:24.84 Copying changed databases into ClamAV database [C:\ProgramDa...
by MarHMS
2016-03-07 20:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

Open SIGNUPDATE.bat. Set whatever parameter/paths you want in there. (Look for LOGLOC parameter). I put it in the same folder as clamwin logs myself. Can I set and environmental path for %logloc%, or I should replace all instance of it with E:\ClamWin\sigupdate Log EDIT: I was running the bat file,...
by MarHMS
2016-03-07 20:12
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

jimimaseye wrote:Download the "ClamWin/ClamAV Sigupdate 0.6 beta" link and follow the istructions contained in the README.txt within.
Where's the sigupdate.log file saved?
by MarHMS
2016-03-07 19:43
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

Protect your email. 1, Install Clamwin+ClamD service for HMS and use with sanesecurity defintions . https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=26829...... The sanesecurity definitions... I went here http://sanesecurity.com/usage/windows-scripts/ and clicked main download area. Should I ...
by MarHMS
2016-03-05 02:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: sent emails log
Replies: 7
Views: 3878

Re: sent emails log

I had this long reply ready to send, but I opened another tab and forgot and close the browser... now all that is gone :x Anyways... I wasn't the one that installed HMS, but I did enough experiment to know what you guys are talking about. I saw the usernames in the data folder, but those EML files c...
by MarHMS
2016-03-04 17:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: sent emails log
Replies: 7
Views: 3878

sent emails log

At the risk of being considered a user who doesn't search, I really have to ask: where are sent emails logged? I'm searching the Data folder, but I'm only seeing received mails. Even conversations. But I'm not seeing where a particular user starts the conversation. I'm trying to find a particular em...
by MarHMS
2016-03-04 01:38
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

jimimaseye wrote:
MarHMS wrote:Also, upgrading HMS to the latest, is there anything I should be wary of?
What version are you on?

If you are on 5.4.2 or later then no, just run the installer of the latest 5.6.4 over the top. (takes 30 seconds if that)
I had 5.5.
I just upgraded it.
by MarHMS
2016-03-03 20:41
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

Re: ransomware advice?

Protect your email. 1, Install Clamwin+ClamD service for HMS and use with sanesecurity defintions . https://www.hmailserver.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=26829 2, Block incoming ZIP files in the BLOCK ATTACHMENTS (in addition) on hms. 3, Ensure you have realiable spam sprotecting on HMS to stop de...
by MarHMS
2016-03-03 11:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware advice?
Replies: 36
Views: 9864

ransomware advice?

Guys any advice on the recent increase of ransomware attacks?

I know of 4 major companies that have become victims.
I was a victim once, but we backups.

Security advice?


Can a mod move this to General Discussions please?
by MarHMS
2016-02-03 19:46
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Install Spamassassin For Windows and SPAMD service
Replies: 32
Views: 74495

Re: HOW TO: Install Spamassassin For Windows and SPAMD service

Your existing file (which is default) consists mainly of REMMED lines (with # at the start.) That makes it effectively an empty file. You only need to copy in to you file (at the top, for example) the same lines that I have in mine (that are not remmed). So yes, just append to the top of yours. Oka...
by MarHMS
2016-02-03 18:26
Forum: User-submitted tutorials
Topic: HOW TO: Install Spamassassin For Windows and SPAMD service
Replies: 32
Views: 74495

Re: HOW TO: Install Spamassassin For Windows and SPAMD service

... report_safe 0 add_header all Report _REPORT_ * score DRUGS_ERECTILE 10 # Add *****SPAM***** to the Subject header of spam e-mails # rewrite_header Subject [_HITS_] # Set the threshold at which a message is considered spam (default: 5.0) # required_score 3.0 ... Should I overwrite my local.cf fi...
by MarHMS
2015-12-11 17:27
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ransomware messages
Replies: 5
Views: 1709

ransomware messages

Hi, About two days ago users have been receiving suspicious messages, where one eventually opened same message and fell victim to ransomware. All the user's files were encrypted and extensions changed to .vvv. Most of the messages have a pattern to them. The subject contained INVOICE #xxx and they a...