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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Email flagged as spam or rejected by recipient mail server

I have configured SMTP service on a windows 2008 server. All the emails sent by the SMTP service are flagged as spam or they are rejected by the recipient of the email. In the header of the email I ...
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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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Marking emails with DKIM - safe?

Im running an email server as part of a research study. We have subjects connecting and sending email from a variety of clients. One function of this server is to communicate with said subjects - ...
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How sendgrid assigning its DKIM keys when we send email from application

I was exploring about DKIM. I read an email which was sent via sendgrid and with application from remote server. My question is , how can assign the DKIM key of own server if sender id do not exist in ...
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Publishing long domain key records in bind9

I am setting up a mail system based on exim4. This system implements DKIM signing and checking (among other things). Signing seems to work without problems but checking doesn't work and exim4 ...
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opendkim requires libcrypto [duplicate]

I am trying to install opendkim. For that, I used rpm to install epel, then did yum install opendkim. However, I get the following dependency errors: Error: Package: opendkim-2.9.0-2.el6.x86_64 ...
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no signing table match in OpenDKIM

I have OpenDKIM installed on CentOS. I am using postfix as MTA and dovecot for IMAP/POP3. Now the problem is am trying to setup DKIM for my domain. The mails are send from a sub domain ...
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When creating DomainKeys does it matter if I use o=~ or o=-?

I used this utility to create my DKIM key (1024 bit size), since Gmail has been blocking us (we had an old joomla install exploited, was around before me). And I got this back: Your Selector Record: ...
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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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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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Will setting up DKIM on Google Apps interfere with mail sent from the web server using the same domain name

I would like to set up DKIM on my domain for messages sent using Google Apps. I understand how to do this but I am concerned that if I have a DKIM DNS record for the domain, messages sent from the ...
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What to look for when using a 3rd party Email Enrichment Service - to secure our emails? [closed]

Our marketing team wants to use a 3rd party Email Enrichment Service. I want to try and tackle this, as I don't like the idea that my mail will go through a certified service and exposed. I know ...
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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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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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Domain Key Entries

More BIND DNS questions. OK, my changes the the zone files are no propagating out. Now I'm having a problem with the domain key entries I'm trying to create. I'm starting by trying to set the domain ...
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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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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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Why does my mail get marked as spam?

I Have the server "afspraakmanager.be". It matches everything not to be a spam server.(it isn't by the way): it has reverse dns, spf,dkim,... . But hotmail marks it as spam. I think the problem is ...
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OpenDKIM - verifying mail forwarded by mailing lists

I'm using OpenDKIM for verifying signed mails that are incoming to my mail server and use it as a spam addon (if dkim is broken, mail lands in Junk). However, I'm getting lot of false-positives with ...
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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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Why is my email failing Gmail's DKIM test?

I have a message that was rejected by Gmail, I don't know why. It passes SPF. We aren't using DKIM. Do I need to set up DKIM? I am in control of "example.com". Our mail server is "server.example.com" ...
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Designating A DKIM Signer Other Than The “From” Domain

A few months ago, I implemented SPF/DKIM/DMARC for my three-person company. After a trial period, I switched our DMARC to "p=reject", so that emails are rejected if they fail SPF/DKIM. Generally, it ...
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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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Required entries in DNS records [closed]

Writing a brief best practices technical document for in house. A Records for hostname / IP mapping (blank).mydomain.com www.mydomain.com *.mydomain.com -can also add subdomain, ftp, cpanel, etc ...
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SPF vs. DKIM - The exact use cases and differences

I'm sorry for the vague title. I don't fully understand why SPF and DKIM should be used together. First: SPF can pass where it should fail if the sender or DNS is "spoofed" and it can fail where it ...
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Email authentication without modifying DNS records

Can someone explain how Mailchimp does email authentication without user having to update SPF or DKIM records? Quote from Mailchimp: When you use MailChimp's authentication, campaigns will pass ...
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dkim-milter appears not to be signing my emails correctly

I have a VPS that I had a fresh install of CentOS 6 on it and then I installed virtualmin on it and we've been great for a few months. I've been hosting a handful of domains from there and on one of ...
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unknown configuration line “INPUT_MAIL_FILTER(dkim-milter, S=inet:8891@localhost)”

I followed a tutorial using the socket connection dkim-milter to sign my outgoing mail. I did it and the conf file loaded fine. But I discovered that my mail were not signed. I found many other ...
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Dkim DNS Setup: dig +trace finds the key, dig notrace doesn't

i'm setting up DKIM for my domain to sign outgoing mails. I've got some issues on DNS configuration, because DNS configuration is mixed between external DNS (hosting) and a cloud server, which sends ...
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How to write DKIM TXT DNS Record in GoDaddy?

I am trying to understand how I should write my DKIM key in GoDaddy. What I wrote in the picture is my guess but I will then add my DKIM Key to sendmail and if I'm note sure this one is right I'll ...
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SPF, Sender ID and DKIM signing - Does Sender ID need to be configured if DKIM signing in place?

While learning about SPF, Sender ID and DKIM siging, it seems that Sender ID and DKIM exist to solve similar problems. In addition, Sender ID is discussed in a fairly unflattering light on several of ...
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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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Should I reject email on SPF and/or DKIM failures? [duplicate]

I’m administering a mail server (cPanel/WHM) running Exim. It handles normally a few hundreds incoming emails per day for our customers. I’m not sure if I should reject SPF and/or DKIM failures for ...
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Generate pfx certificate from pem rsa

I have a PEM RSA private key generated with opendkim: # dkim-genkey -t -s code001 -d domain.com and for use it with exchange, i need to convert it to pfx with this command: # openssl pkcs12 ...
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Configure postfix to DKIM-sign emails generated from the system

My web hosting server features a Postfix setup up and running. That postfix is also open with STARTTLS on port 587 for authorized users (only me, myself and I right now) to send emails to any domain ...
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EXIM4 sent mail sometimes rejected, always put in spam. DKIM and SPF pass + reverse DNS

Recently I've been seeing some instances of Your access to this mail system has been rejected due to the sending MTA's poor reputation. in my maillog and have noticed that my emails have been getting ...
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What is wrong in my DKIM setup? I'm getting all fails

I own a domain name I have implemented SPF and DKIM to avoid my mails being junked. I have also upgraded to DMARC in monitor mode. Since I received a few failure reports recently I wanted to ...
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Can't get opendkim to work on Ubuntu

I just set up my first mail server on Ubuntu 12.04 LEMP server with Postfix and Dovecot using this guide, and it may have been the happiest day of my life to send an email to my Gmail account. The ...
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postfix + opendkim not signing correctly. how to debug this?

EDIT: I did get a little further but all posts on my search say permissions are wrong or regenerate key but I fixed that to be 644 as well as owned by DKIM AND I keep regenerating the key but it is ...
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named.conf to include zone file and opendkim conf

I would like to separate out opendkim default.txt from zone file and to be include in named.conf instead. I'm a little bit confused on which approach I should use and which is the correct one. ...
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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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Exim 4.71 does not add DKIM signature to outgoing emails

I am trying to add DKIM to my domain, I have created a key, added the following to /etc/exim4/conf.d/transport/30_exim4_config_remote_smtp: dkim_domain = mydomain.com dkim_selector = mail1 ...
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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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Mail is marked as spam although SPF and DKIM pass

I have configured Postfix to send mail from a dedicated server hosted let's on IP X.X.X.X and domain name example.com. DKIM, SPF always pass when I send mail locally from that host but still ends up ...
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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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DKIM body hash fail

We're sending out e-mails with EXIM 4.71 from a PHP application. DKIM is enabled and is working properly, unless when sending a specific type of mails, which results in dkim=neutral (body hash did not ...
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DKIM partial implementation

My organization has 2 mail servers. One is our MS Exchange server for corporate mail. The other is an SMTP server (not Exchange) our application uses to send automated email notifications to our ...
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cPanel Server Email to Gmail marked as Spam, SPF, DKIM, and rDNS pass

Having this issue on a cPanel server 11.34.1 that hosts multiple domains. Email originating from this box on the sendingdomain.com address is flagged as Spam by Gmail. I've implemented SPF and DKIM, ...
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How did spammer spoof emails with my google apps domain (it even has DKIM!)

I have been getting a lot of bounce-backs lately. I thought my google apps account has been compromised, but there is no activity on my apps account, and there is certainly no malicious user that I ...
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Email won't send

2013-01-18 10:33:04 cwd=/home/USER/public_html/clients 3 args: /usr/sbin/sendmail -t -i 2013-01-18 10:33:04 1TwDwG-00023y-Ks <= USER@host.mydomain.com U=USER P=local S=3993 ...