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Can't get SASL auxprop/sasldb working with postfix/Ubuntu 12.04

I have an Ubuntu 8.04LTS system running Postfix 2.5.1. On that system SMTP AUTH runs fine. The contents of /etc/postfix/sasl/smtpd.conf are: pwcheck_method: auxprop auxprop_plugin: sasldb mech_list: ...
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POSTFIX fatal: no SASL authentication mechanisms

I am struggling with the error above for more than 5 hours. I had tried to remove Postfix completely and I had followed the instructions of the next manual and the SASL manual in order to reinstall ...
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How to enforce sender address to be “logged-in-user@example.org” in Postfix?

I have set up a Postfix server with SMTP AUTH (STARTTLS on port 587). All my users are in the domain "example.org". I want to enforce the sender address to be "logged-in-user@example.org". I learned ...
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Postfix deny relay for some virtual users

I'm using Postfix as MTA and relay. Users that wish to send e-mail from a remote system authenticates and Postfix hands that to Dovecot, and this works well. But how can I limit which users can use ...
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Is Exchange 2010 compliant with RFC 3848

I have looked up Exchange 2010 Support for RFC Standards but do not see RFC 3848 amongst the supported standards. I do see RFC 4954 listed, which 'recommends use of RFC 3848 transmission types', ...
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How can I configure Exim to drop non-authenticated connections on alternate SMTP port?

I currently only allow connections on port 25 from a mail filtering service's IPs. I have Exim running on an alternate port for SMTP submission. This port needs to allow non-encrypted connections ...
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Postfix Recipient address rejected: Access denied Error

Trying to use zend mail smtp to send email from my php app login authenticated and give me this constant error I don't have to deal with I look into de 36 question here on serverfault.com changing ...
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How do I get disabling SMTP plaintext authentication to stick on OS X 10.10 Yosemite's Server.app

I've got an SMTP relay server that I recently replaced with OS X 10.10 Yosemite running Server.app. It is running as an SMTP-only relay allowing only hosts from the LAN to relay out through it. We do ...
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Security Risk involved in disabling SMTP authentication on POP3 Server?

I provide IT Services to a client who, for the longest time in the world, has been using a POP3 server from Network Solutions to handle their email. At this time, I'm introducing the McAfee SaaS ...
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Postfix + SASL = “Relay Access Denied” when sending from outside the network

I have in /etc/postfix/main.cf: smtpd_sasl_auth_enable = yes smtpd_recipient_restrictions = permit_sasl_authenticated, permit_mynetworks, reject_unauth_destination and SASL seems to be working: $ ...
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Postfix “AUTH-LOGIN” no longer being offered for smtp auth after upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04.1

After doing a major Ubuntu dist upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04, my virtual-user postfix / dovecot installation only offers "PLAIN" SMTP Authentication mechanism. It used to offer PLAIN + LOGIN ...
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How to add DKIM feature to the IIS 7.5 - Windows Server 2008 - DomainKeys Identified Mail

How to add DKIM feature to the IIS 7.5 - Windows Server 2008 DomainKeys Identified Mail
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SMTP-AUTH required for local domains?

Here is the problem: From any IP address not belonging to your mail server: telnet me.myemailserver.com 25 helo me.someserver.com mail from: <yourusername@mydomain.com> rcpt to: ...
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What does an empty AUTH EHLO SMTP response mean with MS Exchange?

I'm a programmer, not a sys-admin, but my customer's sys-admins are not being helpful and after much googling I still can't find the answer to this. My Java application gets the following response ...
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IIS 6 SMTP unable to relay messages to Exchange Online

Our company uses Office 365 and our email is hosted on Exchange online; however, we have several applications which are unable to send messages directly to Exchange Online due to various reasons ...
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Authenticating SMTP Proxy

I have acquired a number of mail users, and I'm wanting to transition them away from their current mail server and onto mine. I've set up perdition as a proxy which will allow me to proxy IMAP and ...
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proxy software to relay email

My some software applications need to relay emails to my email account. The only way they can do it via connecting to localhost which relays mail on behalf of application. I have forgotten the name ...
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Postfix SMTP auth not working with virtual mailboxes + SASL + Courier userdb

So I've read a variety of tutorials and how-to's and I'm struggling to make sense of how to get SMTP auth working with virtual mailboxes in Postfix. I used this Ubuntu tutorial to get set up. I'm ...
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issue using Postfix as authen SMTP client relay to Exchange 2010

I'm using postfix to relay mail to Exchange 2010. Here is my config: relayhost = [smtp.exchange.2010] smtp_sasl_auth_enable = yes smtp_sasl_password_maps = hash:/etc/postfix/relay_passwd ...
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check header for Authenticated sender in postfix

My users send email with SMTP AUTH via SASL Authentification. Unfortunately their mails would marked as NoBounceOpenRelay by Amavis. So I set this to postfix main.cf smtpd_sasl_authenticated_header ...
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Exim not always sending AUTH LOGIN username/password

We are sending mail using exim (configured through WHM). With the same exact configuration, seemingly most of the time exim sends the correct AUTH LOGIN username and password, however sometimes it is ...
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what is the location of the log file for bugzilla on windows

We are using Bugzlla on windows. We set up the SMTP server configuration in the admin parameters. But Bugzilla is unable to send emails. It always reports "Could not authenticate user". How to know ...
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Enabling smtp authentication on postfix with users in another smtp server

I am trying to replace an existing qmail installation with postfix. Qmail is currently authenticating outgoing smtp from users clients with a perl script. This script checks user's provided ...
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Spamhaus PBL stops email even though SMTP-AUTH is enabled

My emails to D-Link get bounced due to my Comcast IP being on the Spamhaus PBL. Spamhaus says there's no way to get removed from the list and the only way to bypass this filter is to enable ...
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Postifx: how can someone send e-mail without authorization with this configuration?

Yesterday I found that 10 thousand e-mail messages were sent through my system using this configuration: http://pastebin.com/bThpH1s8 - main.cf http://pastebin.com/kkxxsstP - master.cf I temporarily ...
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SMTP Question. Why does send succeed when Authentication fails

I have an application written in .NET framework that sends emails using our STMP server. I was researching another emailing issue which caused me to look at the SMTP logs. Here is a sample SMPT log ...
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Network Hardware supports SMTP, but no AUTH information… Need to Send emails through SMTP with AUTH

I have a network device that supports sending email notifications, but doesn't provide for the username and password. I would like to point this device to an internal system which would then take care ...
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How can I force users to send mail using submission port (587) with Exim?

I would like to force users of a system to send email only using a submission port (such as 587) and then disable authentication on port 25 so I don't have users trying to authenticate using plain ...
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Exim4 SMTP server allows unauthenticated users to send emails

I use Debian 7.x amd64 + Exim 4.82 on a dedicated server, I also have a working SMTP server on a shared hosting. I would like to setup an SMTP on my VPS that will have some special delivery ...
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Postfix SMTP authentication per domain

Is it possible to configure SMTP authentication on Postfix with different user/pass credentials for different domains? So, I have a MTA that relays emails from ~20 different domains. When sending ...
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Roundcube, Postfix and SMTP authentication (CRAM-MD5) error

I'm having trouble configuring Roundcube with SMTP authentification on Postfix. All the credentials are true, because I have no problem using the e-mail from Thunderbird and my mobile phone e-mail ...
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Postfix sasl relay host

I'm trying to set up SASL to a relayhost to send external email. I've read a hell of a lot and done everything I'm supposed to have done. However our provider won't accept me relaying emails with (we ...
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Setup Postfix with SMTP-AUTH over SASL2 with SASLDB for users to send emails

Hello, I spent the last few days trying to setup Postfix with SASLDB to send emails from my application over SMTP on Ubuntu Server 15.04. I searched, read and tested a lot about it but I can't get it ...
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Exchange 2003 restrict anonymous smtp access only

On exchange 2003 I want to listen for smtp on port 25 only so that * anonymous login is only allowed from certain internal IPs * authenticated login is allowed from everywhere I can't see how to do ...
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Postfix security: Accepting emails for and sending emails from my domains only

I have a virtual server running Debian Wheezy, and I am trying to configure it as a Postfix mail server. I haven't found though any easy to follow tutorial on how to secure Postfix... and my mail.log ...
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Exchange won't log in to smart host

My Exchange 2010 server is configured to relay mail to a smart host. Basic authentication is required over TLS. For some reason, Exchange doesn't feel like logging in. I see the following error ...
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Telnet to SMTP gets no 220 response unless user is specified

My server is setup to generate outgoing email only (no receiving), and is timing out when attempting to contact smtp.example.com Essentially the email is generated by a process on ...
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Postfix smtpd won't talk to saslauthd

I have an saslauthd setup to authenticate against PAM. It seems to do its stuff: root@sasltest:~# testsaslauthd -u quest -p #### -s smtp 0: OK "Success." I have libsasl 2.1.23, postfix 2.7.1. I ...
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Ruby on Rails application throws SMTP Authentication Error

I'm developing a Rails app which when I run it locally, it's able to send emails through a gmail account via smtp. When I moved it to my server, it comes up with the following error for example when ...
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Sendmail will not accept user ID / pass in SMTPAUTH

To cut down on the possibility of spam, I'm trying to set up SMTPAUTH on my Sendmail (8.14.4 on Mint MATE 17.1 x64) installation. Users can retrieve mail from the server with IMAP or POP (using ...
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Exim: Force email auth for users of local domains

I'm configuring exim4 for virtual users with dovecot and postgresql and I got a problem I cannot resolve, the situation is this: I need that when a 'localdomain' user tries to send a email to another ...
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Is it possible to use CDO libraries (classic ASP) to send mail to Office 365 / Exchange Online?

I'm working on a migration to Office 365 / Exchange Online for a SMB company which until now has been running a local Exchange 2010 server; we're talking about ~25 mailboxes here. However, there's a ...
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Postfix permit localhost use plain login

I have postfix 2.11 setup on Debian jessie with Dovecot SASL and I require encrypted login mechanism to send mail via smtp. For this purpose in the main.cf I've smtpd_tls_auth_only = yes option set. ...
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postfix/dovecot - how to view smtp auth user in log files?

I am using postfix with dovecot and virtual users on a centos 6 system. I had a rush of spam recently, with tons of packs of 50 recipients delivered from an unknown account. The current logging ...
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530 5.7.1 Client was not authenticated Exchange 2010 for some computers within mask

We have a classic problem with Client not Authenticated but with a specific twist: We have an Exchange 2010 cluster, let's say EX01 and EX02, the connection is always to smtp.acme.com, then it is ...
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Email server attack from telnet

My mail server having a problem on blocking some attacker that trying to telnet to our mailserver. but i'm not able to block it, ip will keep changing even we block by ip. seems like he is trying to ...
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Postfix: Allow SMTP AUTH only from specified IP address ranges

can one implement an IP address based restriction for SMTP AUTH in Postfix? Scenario: I'm running a Postfix mail server that receives mails from all over the Internet. But the server doesn't only ...
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Postfix on Ubuntu tried everything, won't send emails

I'm trying to get postfix set-up on Ubuntu 13.04 but no luck so far. I found a few answers here on ServerFault that didn't work. I re-installed a bunch of times, nothing. This is my first time dealing ...
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Postfix multiple IPs: which to use for SMTP AUTH?

I am setting up a mail server which has separate IP addresses for sending and receiving mail. My config looks like this: # The addresses we send out on: smtp_bind_address = 185.xx.xx.101 ...
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Postfix: Relay access denied through SASL with permit_sasl_authenticated setted

I have Postfix 2.7 installed in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. When I try to send a mail from Outlook (with smtp auth) to a gmail account (or others), I get relay access denied. The log (I've faked the emails): ...