DomainKeys Identified Mail is a scheme for signing and verifying email messages to confirm that that the source hasn't been forged, and is typically implemented by MTAs. The source MTA adds a header to the message body containing a signature, and the destination MTA verifies this signature against a ...

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Domain Key not showing up in DNS query

*SOLVED - See bottom of this post * So problem here is that I have been trying to set up a domain key for several days. I've done it successfully in the past, but I just can't get it to work this ...
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What domain name should appear in a DKIM signature?

I followed these instructions to setup OpenDKIM with Postfix, and it works as advertised. My outgoing mails have the DKIM-Signature header added, for example: DKIM-Signature: v=1; a=rsa-sha256; ...
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Wildcard configured emails allow spammers to deliver mail? (SPF: “softfail”)

I have a Google Apps account set up for one of my domains. Wildcard email delivery is enabled on this domain for all emails (ie. anything@domain.com passes emails along to myemail@domain.com), and the ...
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Is it safe to use port25 to generate DKIM key

I found this site. But if I use it, doesn't it mean that port25.com would know and be able to use my private key?
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dkim-filter key retrieval failed

I've set up dkim-filter on my mail server. I've set up postfix to use dkim-filter as the milter; However, I'm getting the following in my logs: Jul 7 13:00:29 magni postfix/smtpd[6742]: connect ...
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Are “via” and “on behalf of” headers determined by both DKIM and SPF?

To get rid of the "via" and "on behalf of" headers in Gmail and Outlook, do I need to set both the DKIM and the SPF records, or are DKIM records enough? We recently changed our SMTP provider from ...
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How to correctly configure postfix and opendkim and let receiving server know all details mailed-by signed-by?

What I am trying to achieve - Bottomline: mails to go in inbox rather spam folder. I have a server which is running postfix (mail server) and I have 3 domains. Mail server is used for both incoming ...
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Configuring SPF, DKIM, Reverse DNS for VPS sending email through Google Apps SMTP servers

Today we realized that all of our emails being sent to email addresses of the type <username>@corporatedomain.com were getting rejected. I don't know who is hosting the email for ...
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DKIM showing bad format

Setting up DKIM on my Postfix/CentOS 5.6 server. It sends and signs the emails, but Google still showing it neutral. The errors I'm getting are: dkim=neutral (bad format) header.i=@r02.lbsmtp.org ...
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How to setup X-SID , X-AUTH & X-DKIM at windows server 2008 r2 with IIS 7.5

I am very sad that my legit emails drops to spam box while i receive many spam emails into my inbox. I very rarely send announcement emails to my all registered members (over 400k right now) but most ...
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Trying to configure email server for sending only

I need to install Postfix or Exim to be able to send emails from my web server's php code. I have a few questions hopefully I can find answers to: Could mail be rejected or sent to spam on ...
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Should DKIM signing happen in the application or the MTA?

I'm trying to weigh up whether DKIM signing should be done by the application sending mail (for instance, the mailing list software you're using) or at the mail transfer agent (sendmail, postfix etc). ...
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Spamassassin DKIM DNS issue

Here is the setup where I encounter my issues : My computer has the IP 10.6.2.5. There is a DNS server ns.isp6.lab with the IP 10.6.2.4 (I can reach it). My computer has Postfix + Dovecot + ...
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How to setup Postfix with Opendkim to automatically sign PHP emails?

I've found that: submitted emails are signed properly (ie those sent with MUA's like Outlook and Thunderbird) command-line sent emails are signed properly emails sent with PHP, in particular case ...
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spf and dkim records in the same dns zone file

I am trying to set up a mail server which will sign outgoing messages with a dkim signature. Part of that process is to set up a dns record for my senders domain with the public key of the key used ...
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Is there a common X-Header for RFC 2821 “MAIL FROM”? Should it be DKIM signed?

w.r.t. the difference between RFC2821 MAIL From and RFC2822 FROM I'm considering having my MTA add a header specifying what was sent in the MAIL FROM portion of the envelope. The RFC2821 header is ...
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What are DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) and The SPF (Sender Policy Framework)?

I recently saw that cpanel has new entry for DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) and The SPF (Sender Policy Framework). They seems to be talk about a mail/spam prevention, etc I would like to ...
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DKIM on postfix relay server

I have a postfix/amavis relay server, with the domain name mail.example.com. It will be a relay for dozens of VPS's, which will have domains like hostname.example.net. So i have actually two ...
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would this header cause the email to be flagged as suspect?

Authentication-Results: [snip].mail.[snip].[snip].com from=someDomain.com; domainkeys=neutral (no sig); from=someDomain.com; dkim=neutral (no sig) Received: from 127.0.0.1 (EHLO ...
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ive got dkim=neutral (bad version) header.i with gmail and dkim=fail (unknown key type) with yahoo

I'm having external ip and ubuntu server with exim4.71 and bind9. I'm trying to set valid dkim entry to send mail for gmail Here are my configuration files: bind9: _domainkey.example.com. IN ...
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Emails is marked as spam

Hi We have set up the DKIM in our mail server using sendmail and configured our DNS record also. Still our mails are marked as spam. Also when we sent the mail from outlook the domainkey ...
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DKIM domain selection

I send mails with different From and Return-Path addresses on different domains (for bounces collecting on separated mail server). For example, From: my@example.com and Return-Path: ...
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Milter service needs transport:endpoint instead of “/var/run/opendkim/opendkim.sock”

I have set postfix with milter based on this tutorial: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-and-configure-dkim-with-postfix-on-debian-wheezy But then posptfix reported that ...
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SPF/DKIM Configuration for usage with critsend

I am currently facing the following issue: I have configured a domain of mine to be used with the Critsend mailing service. Their recommended configuration for both SPF and DKIM was implemented on ...
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Whose DKIM signature to use, my own or Amazon SES'?

I have OpenDKIM properly set up to sign emails from my domain such that when sent through Amazon SES, Yahoo Mail shows dkim=pass. Given I got the infrastructure working, is there any benefit to ...
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Mails marked as spam in gmail for some accounts

I have a couple of domains running on my VPS with VirtualMin. I have DKIM enabled, reverse DNS is setup and SPF records are added by Virtualmin. Now I have a main account (admin) which I can easily ...
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DKIM on postfix server but not Exchange server?

We are looking into setting up DKIM to improve email deliverability and conform better to best practices for email. We currently have two servers that can send email for a domain - one is CentOS ...
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How to avoid messages rejection because of DMARC when sent through Gmail alias?

Many people add ' another email address as alias ' for their Gmail accounts - talking here about public Gmail not Google Apps - and they may use Gmail server not their domain servers as SMTP with the ...
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Set up spf and dkim, where email domain and sending domain differ

I have two domains: foo.com and bar.com Only foo.com is using Google Apps and thus can send emails. I now have a service running on bar.com\application that uses the email application@foo.com to ...
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How to force postfix to use ip that is configured for domain?

I want to confirm to SPF and DKIM, this requires me to send email using the IP written in the DNS record of the domain I have two domains example1.com and example2.com with two IPs 100.0.0.1 and ...
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DKIM for Email Service Provider clients

How would you go about implementing DKIM signing in this scenario? You have a service that allows customers to logon to your web application, create a newsletter, and send it to their subscribers ...
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Sendmail's maillog polluted by dkim-filter

I just added domain keys to my sendmail configuration and everything appears to be working. However, upon reviewing the maillog I get a ton of these when an email gets sent or received: Oct 4 ...
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DKIM sign any outgoing mail as the same domain. is possibly?

I have a website, and the users recommend via email to another persons, so the mail come from my site, but I need to appear the user as sender, but "via" mydomain. The logically and what lists ...
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Exim DKIM Error: DKIM: signing failed (RC -101) no matter what private key I try

I have this problem with Exim. DKIM fails on signing outgoing mails. This is the /var/log/exim4/mainlog output (Debian Squeeze): 2012-08-02 17:11:33 1Sx1k5-0004Tk-9D <= me@my_domain.com U=me ...
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postfix not reporting FROM address to opendkim

I am trying to setup an DKIM email signing for a postfix SMTP server. This server is to be used by different services on the local network. I have generated DKIM key pair, added it to my domain and ...
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dkimproxy unable to read private key

I just found this error in my server logs May 17 14:55:07 marcus dkimproxy.out[1005]: signing error: Error: cannot read /etc/ssl/private/dkim_server/dkim_server.key: Permission denied dkimproxy ...
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cron jobs for php executing differently

I have setup dkim on my server using opendkim(centos). when php executes mail command(on website eg forgot.php). it sends an email signed with DKIM. but i also setup a cron job to run mailcron.php ...
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messed up confused dns records!

I'm totally new to this, please help. While trying to redirect the mail from my server to gmail using MX records, I think I've messed up, and I'm way confused about that. First: I can set DNS records ...
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What's wrong in this “test -f” bash script that prevents dkimproxy from starting?

I was trying to configure dkimproxy on my server, after having used dkfilter for long time with success. The reason why I chose to "upgrade" is that DKIM protocol seems to be better supported than ...
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Transactional Emails from my server goes directly to Spam folder of users in Yahoo

I am trying to setup our website portal to send registration confirmation emails to customers who sign up (its a simple message containing a link that confirms the email of the user). Everything is ...
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Replacement for windows SMTP server that supports DKIM signing

Can you recommend a SMTP server/component to replace the SMTP service that is available in Windows Server 2008. I would like the SMTP server to support the same feature set as the built in SMTP ...
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Hotmail/Outlook.com DKIM failure when signing with different domain - header.d ignored

We (sender.org) provide a mail server for a client (example.org) and sign outgoing messages with our private DKIM key (we cannot change the signing domain to the client's domain). Return-Path: ...
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Postfix sends email to spam (gmail, hotmail)

I recently installed a postfix + dovecot + dkim multi domain, multi user, multi alias mail server on my debian squeeze system. Everything works except for one big issue that basically makes the whole ...
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Postfix configuration with DKIM to send mail from multiple domains [duplicate]

My current setup is a Postfix installation configured with DKIM on a server with hostname prod01.example.com The server is used to send out mail on the form webshop@example.com, ...
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Should DKIM selector names be unguessable?

The M³WAAG DKIM Key Rotation Best Practices document (pdf) recommends a "sufficiently" random DKIM selector name so that it cannot be guessed by browsing the DNS. A literal quotation: 4.3 Key ...
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opendkim incoming not verified

I've installed opendkim with postfix on Debian Wheezy. Outgoing mail is getting DKIM signatures. The smtpd and non-smtpd milter spec is the same. Incoming mail seems not to be verified - in a ...
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postfix opendkim DKIM-Signature and Domainkey-Signature

Running postfix on CentOS 6 as an edge relay for a while now, so all our outgoing mail is routed through one point with opendkim signing the mail. This works great. I was originally using ...
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Postfix + Amavisd-new as smtp-proxy (pre-queue) for inbound only, postqueue for outbound?

I am in the planning phase of building a mailserver with the following requirements relevant to my question: Use postfix, virtual users (two virtual domains) Must filter pre-queue to reject ...
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DKIM Signing not working, amavisd indicates that is passes

amavisd-new testkeys indicates a pass, but mailtest@unlocktheinbox.com says that my DKIM signature could not be found? Anyone ran into this before? Anyone got any easy ways to set up DKIM signing? ...
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Ubuntu precise, postfix, google apps - outgoing mail

a n00b question from a developer, not an server admin. I'm learning - built out a linode box and have included Wordpress multisite. I have Google Apps (free) setup to handle incoming. WP sends emails ...