SMTP is the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, the most recent standard of which is defined in RFC 5321. It's the Internet standard for sending and receiving email.

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Cannot connect to remote port 465

I (actually, not me, rather a friend of mine) have a very strange issue. There's a VPS with CentOS, probably version 5: Linux [hostname] 2.6.18-274.7.1.el5xen #1 SMP Thu Oct 20 17:43:28 EDT 2011 i686 ...
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How to route selected e-mails from Office 365 to SAP SMTP Server [on hold]

This is a follow up question to the answer posted by @TechBoy: "I ended up forwarding e-mails from one domain to another - using the second domain as an 'SAP e-mail only domain', which would be routed ...
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How to route select e-mails from Office 365 to another SMTP Server

I have set up an SAP system to act as an SMTP server on port 25000. The company uses Office 365 as its email provider. Is it possible to route/forward e-mails that are delivered to a specific e-mail ...
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How to set up TLS on hMailServer?

Complete noob here. Please be gentle :) I have a Windows 2008 server, running hMailServer. Right now all my communication is unencrypted. I want to start using TLS. So now I've got myself a SSL ...
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'Cannot get iis pickup directory' in Windows Server 2012

Our system moved from Windows Server 2003(Enterprise SP2) & IIS 6. And new system is Windows Server 2012(Standard) and IIS 6(for smtp mail) & 8. I copied all of web application files and IIS ...
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smtp-request behind iptables-router not working

I set up a router with ip-forwarding on Ubuntu 16.04 Server edition. I enabled ip-forwarding in /etc/sysctl.conf . I have set net.ipv4.ip_forward=1 and executed sysctl -p /etc/sysctl.conf I used ...
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SMTP recipient callout using static sender address

Our mail provider provides the MXs for our domains, performs some screening on the mails (spam checks etc.) and then delivers the mails to our internal mail server. (They use Cisco Ironport.) They ...
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System.Net.Mail, stunnel and SDE interoperability

We have a third party product, SDE, which we are trying to attach to an stunnel to support our modern email servers. This product, I believe, internally uses System.Net.Mail or System.Web.Mail, given ...
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host smtp-in.orange.fr[80.12.242.9] said: 501 5.1.0 Emetteur invalide. Invalid Sender. OFR004_405 [405] (in reply to MAIL

After upgrading my ubuntu 14.4 with command apt-get upgrade, the php version has been updated to the version (5.6). The result is that our mail service does not work correctly. Actually, some ...
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OpenSSL No Client Certificate Presented (SMTP, Postfix)

I used OpenSSL to create a private key and self-signed public certificate. I then created a Certificate Authority file that contains both the private key and public certificate (mail.example.com.pem). ...
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Configure Postfx using external domain

Please tell me, if I have two servers, one does not have a domain name. Can I configure Postfix to send and receive mail at first using a domain of second? And if so, how?
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Exim fakereject control not working

After following the Exim documentation on ACLs, I cannot get Exim to utilize the fakereject control for the address noreply@other.com with the following config (only relevant lines included): # ...
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Classic ASP CDOSYS and Exchange CAS server

I'm having an issue where my comapany are migrating our exchange to a new CAS server. We have several pages on our website using classic asp that sends email using CDOSYS which are working fine with ...
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Exchange 2003 mail non-delivery (NDR), spam activity? events 7002 & 7004

Windows Server 2003 Small Business Server SP2 Exchange Version 6.5 (Build 7638.2: Service Pack 2) This network has been neglected and has been having email problems for years and was on many ...
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Hotmail blocks my SMTP server [duplicate]

Recently i discovered that hotmail has blocked my SMTP once again. The error code is Diagnostic-Code: smtp;550 SC-001 (COL004-MC5F28) I only send for my web based online 2d text game : http://www....
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Sending mail from inside docker container

I am completely new do Docker, and a total n00b to linux, so apologies if this sounds silly. I have gotten a docker system up and running on Digital Ocean, and its working nicely. I am using a pre-...
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Configure Citadel to be Used For sending email using smtp

Sorry for this foolish question, but I have less knowldge about servers. So bear with me! I have configured Citadel as directed in linode documentation and can login using the front-end for accessing ...
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Exim client not issuing STARTTLS when connecting to smarthost

I have a Debian8 server running exim4 that sends outgoing mail by smarthost through NameCheap's mail.privateemail.com smtp server - or at least it use to. After a recent update, the server no longer ...
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Domino always server fails to send SMTP email at first attempt

In our logs, we find the below: Router: No messages transferred to fakedomain.com (host mx.fakedomain.com) via SMTP: The server is not responding. The server may be down or you may be experiencing ...
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Postfix. Sending some messages using external smtp server and some messages “directly”. Issue with sender_dependent_relayhost_maps

I'm configuring a new web server and i need to make emails from my PHP scripts to be sent. Most messages should be sent using mandrill SMTP and some "directly" from my server to email services. I ...
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Is reverse DNS a good method for promoting grey IPs from trusted domains to white?

I'm trying to set up a mail server using OpenBSD, OpenSMTPD, spamd, and pf. The first problem I've encountered is that many large webmail providers - like Gmail - will retry delivery from a different ...
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New CentOS 7 server - Sending mail from a PHP application

Apologies for the newbie question but i'm hoping someone can provide me with some help/steps. I am in the process of migrating a website from a managed shared hosting account online to a new CentOS 7 ...
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Configuring external SMTP server on Azure VM - messages staying in queue

I have an external SMTP provider: auth.smtp.1and1.co.uk I am trying to send SQL Server Reporting Services emails via this on an Windows 2012 Azure VM. It is configured sufficiently correctly for ...
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Exim4 require TLS for all hosts but localhost

As my webmailer does not support STARTTLS and I want to enable relaying for everyone at localhost, I would like to have Exim advertise AUTH PLAIN and LOGIN only without TLS if the connection was ...
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SMTP authentification request transfer to another SMTP

I'm having an issue that's above my competence level. As we're working on improving the security measures that are in place in our network, we found (among others) one flaw that we have no idea how to ...
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How to restrict SMTP login to its own address in sasldb2? [duplicate]

I'm using sasldb2 (without saslauthd) for SMTP authentication with Postfix. To create a new user, I run saslpasswd2 -u example.com mail which creates a login mail@example.com. However, using these ...
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postfix mails stuck in mailqueue

I ran into a problem, I'm trying to set up postfix mail server (I'm using webmin), everything seems to work fine, I successfully connected outlook to POP3/SMTP, but as soon as I send an email, it gets ...
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Is it possible that i use not mail.example.com,can i use just another like abc.example.com for my mailserver? [closed]

Two questions, two problems. I use cloudflare so I don't reveal my IP, there is a problem I can not use cloudflare for my mail server. Now is it so i am under DDOS because mail.example.com is exposed....
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E-Mail delivery mechanism

Background I am working with email headers for spam detection.Each E-Mail header contains many "Received-from" fields,each "Received From" field added by an intermediate Smtp/Mail server in the path ...
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Why would an MX record have an associated IP Address of localhost?

We are having issues talking to another company. There mails are bouncing back with the error: #< #5.0.0 X-Spam-Firewall; mail for airinuit.ca loops back to myself> #SMTP# I have seen this ...
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operating own smtp server vs using some ESP [duplicate]

my question may seem old but i have to ask this because I did not find anything helpful for my scenario. for my business, i need to send huge number of email daily, more than 200K. i have gone ...
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External recipients in distribution group not receiving emails

In Office365, we have a distribution group, group@company.com, set up with the following members: internaluser1@company.com internaluser2@company.com externaluser@external.com (@gmail.com, for ...
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sendmail keeps delivering locally only, using SES

I have a strange problem where when I try to send mails with sendmail on my box, they keep getting delivered to my local user every time instead of to the remote, does anyone know why it is being ...
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How to find which local process is sending spam on a Windows Server 2008 server

I am managing a Win Server 2008 system with a number of hosted web sites. Recently I found that something was sending spam through our SMTP server. The logs indicate that the connections were being ...
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Setting up mail accounts without real Linux users

I've setup Postfix and Dovecot on my Ubuntu Server. My aim is to create 27 mail accounts that can receive and send mail to everywhere. I've got emails to not show up as spam in Gmail, Yahoo and ...
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Postfix Mail Server & hosted Gmail relay setup

I am trying to setup our web server so that it can send emails from various web apps to reset password etc. Our mail is hosted by Gmail with a custom domain eg. mydomain.com. Right now emails going ...
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Configure dovecot using postfix to send email from any email to any email

I am trying to configure smtp server to allow my applications on the server to use this smtp to send email to/from any email address. I have used all the configurations from http://www.server-world....
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EXIM - 550 Cannot receive from specified address - Sendgrid

We're having some intermediate issues with exim where some emails go through and then others get the 550 Cannot receive from specified address Error. This is the guide we used to setup EXIM: https://...
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Nested MTA in postfix in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a machine M1 which is in environment A and another machine M2 in environment B. Machine M1 has access to our mail server. It can send mail to our email addresses by connecting to our mail ...
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ssmtp settings for namecheap: Invalid response SMTP Server (STARTTLS)

I am trying to configure ssmtp to use the namecheap smtp server to send emails. My current configuration: root=my@email.com mailhub=mail.privateemail.com:465 rewriteDomain=email.com hostname=email....
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exchange server incoming mail issue from internet

I have registered a domain under godaddy.com, and I have exchange server 2010. My question is my exchange server can send and receive emails on the same network(local network). I can also be able to ...
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SMTP Error - Dovecot/Postfix

Both Dovecot and Postfix are working perfectly. Especially for machines Win 8+ and Mac OS 10.10+ as well as iOS 8+. But trying to connect from a 10.9 Mavericks Mac makes it weird... Here is my main....
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Postfix - restrict authenticated senders to their own e-mail address in MAIL FROM

How do I prevent my (authenticated) users from sending email messages with either incorrect or outright falsified email FROM addresses? My mail service is postfix and I have already set sender and ...
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sending emails from different Smtps in different IPs

I sent mails with different Smtps for example Smtp1 on IP 1.1.1.1 and Smtp2 on IP 2.2.2.2 . which my spf record for the From (info@myDoamin.com) part in emails is : spf1 include:mail.mydomain....
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Which Email Server Expands the Recipient List into Many Emails?

When sending a message via a different SMTP outbound gateway, will a message containing multiple recipients in the BCC field be broken up into many messages by the originating server, or the server ...
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Windows Server 2012 Telnet connection lost port 25

I am new to Windows servers, I have Windows Server 2012 and I am trying to set up and enable mail server (SMTP). I have followed this tutorial to instal and enable SMTP server and completed it ...
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Find out exactly what (which php script) is trying to send spam from server

Last night my server was compromised (I guess - one of outdated PHP CMS's) and many spam messages were sent. I have restricted access to Postfix (via authorized_submit_users directive in main.cf) ...
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postfix multiple IP SMTP banner

I've installed postfix 2.11.3 and we have multiple IP addresses on our server which we want to host two domains, isolated and running on their own IPs. domain1 unix - - n - - ...
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iptables port forwarding to server with different port

I am trying to port forward from one server to another. I have tried numerous iptables commands but they don't work. Am I doing something wrong? Here is my setup: VPS1: 1.1.1.1 SMTP Port : 25 UFW:...
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Can I retrieve email marked as rejected in the SMTP log?

I am using a Sophos UTM 9 SG210 firewall and noticed in the SMTP log that a formerly trusted sender has had 50 legitimate emails rejected. I've since added them to an exemption list, but was ...