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report unknown command to all milters

Hi I am trying to get starttls to work with postfix and dovecot centos 7 In the maillog it would be great if someone could explain what this part means so i can go away and try to solve my problem. ...
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Do any reputable mail servers require STARTTLS encryption for SMTP delivery?

Are there any large, reputable MTAs (like gmail, hotmail, icloud, etc) that will bounce mail or otherwise fail to deliver if the receiving MTA doesn't support STARTTLS? Put another way, will ...
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Postfix bounce when unable to validate TLS option

I'm using postfix as mail transfer agent on my mailgateway to send and receive emails. Because I'm communicating with sensitive information I'm using the tls options to validate the receivers mx. He ...
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Server 2012 R2 SMTP service not sending mail to non TLS servers

We have SMTP virtual server on server 2012 R2 server. I have configured it to use TLS connection. We do have real sertificate etc. Everything works fine except mail that is going to mail server which ...
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Ambari sync with LDAP using StartTLS

I'm facing an issue to sync Ambari with a LDAP server using StartTLS and a self-signed certificate. Ambari server and ldap server are both running on the same machine. I've followed the steps written ...
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No STARTTLS with Dovecot and Postfix

I have done a lot of searching and am not finding a solution. I had to reload Mageia 6 on my email server. I am using dovecot-2.2.34-1.mga6 and postfix-3.1.6-1.mga6. Openssl is openssl-1.0.2o-1....
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I'm able send email via Thunderbird, but not via my own app. The email settings are identical

I have my Postfix server. I can send email via it with no problem using Thunderbird. For smtp I have: port - 587 Normal Password STARTTLS However, I can't send an email through the same server via ...
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how create domain_certfile by ejabberd on iis?

how can I create a tls certificate? Honestly, I have no idea how the whole thing is going, but now I have an idea. I want to use for a site in iis??
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Trying to make submission (587) work - Exchange 2016

I'm trying to allow the authenticated relay (Client Frontend connector) to process requests from LAN and internet, but I'm struggling so far. First, I have linked this connector to my SSL wildcard ...
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Client did not present a certificate (Postfix)

I have postfix SMTP relay which have been configured with TLS option. Now just realized when sending email to gmail (for example) using Microsoft outlook,found out this "Client did not present a ...
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Postfix STARTTLS encryption before authentication

I'm trying my best to configure Postfix with STARTTLS using port 25. Now the problem is STARTTLS is not working on port 25. 250-VRFY 250-ETRN 250-XXXXXXXA 250-AUTH PLAIN LOGIN 250-...
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Mail server: Does /etc/mailname have to match SSL certificate CN?

I set up a web and email server on a VPS that uses apache2 with multiple virtual hosts and postfix, dovecot, and roundcube for the email server. I am getting an authentication failure when trying to ...
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Does creation of a connected account in Outlook webmail require insecure SMTP?

I'm trying to add an e-mail account in a server I manage (Postfix + Dovecot) as a connected account in my Hotmail account. If I select a send-only SMTP account, I don't see any options for SSL/TLS/...
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postfix tls not reading or finding key

I've been having issues sending mail to my server, and there are indications of TLS errors (mostly from the maillog). What I've tried: Ensuring that postfix / dovecot can read the certificates (made ...
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Sendmail process crashes as soon as STARTTLS is received

I just upgraded my server from FreeBSD 10.3 to 11.1. It's now running Sendmail 8.15.2 and OpenSSL 1.0.2k-freebsd 26 Jan 2017. Since the upgrade, sending mail to my server is failing. I cranked up ...
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Is TLS necessary for port 25 for MX delivery?

I am in the process of implementing a new Postfix implementation on an existing environment which is extremely old. While doing so I am requiring all clients to connect securely on either 465 or 587 ...
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SMTP Server (Exchange 2003) hangs up on client after STARTTLS command after adding cert

I am stumped on this. I have Exchange Server 2003 still in use. I created a valid LetsEncrypt SSL cert, and successfully imported the pfx in my Default SMTP Virtual Server properties, Access tab. ...
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TLS encryption certificate

Can you please help me on upgrading or enabling the TLS on my VPS that is running CentOS 6, I tested many commands and solutions on internet but none of them worked, the TLS is needed on the email ...
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Does DNS need to be pointed toward the right sever, for SSL to work

So the issue I'm having, is with a new mail server I've been setting up. Now it seems to work fine when not using ssl. And if I try using ssl, with a mail client like airmail it says host name ...
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How can I decrypt STARTTLS communication over SMTP in a packet capture (if I have the private key)?

For the purpose of troubleshooting, I need to see what an email looks like when it's sent to my sendmail server via SMTP. The upstream server requires the SMTP connection to use STARTTLS so a packet ...
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SNI like equivalent for starttls

I am trying to host two seperate domains on one IP address. I want to be able to determine from the STARTTLS command which certificate was being requested and forward to a different mail server based ...
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Disabling SSLv2 in Courier IMAP

I'm attempting to disable SSLv2 support (amongst other things) in Courier on Linux. In /etc/courier/imapd-ssl I have: TLS_CIPHER_LIST="HIGH:!MEDIUM:!SSLv2:!LOW:!EXP:!aNULL:!ADH:@STRENGTH:!3DES" ...
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Can't connect to Exchange 2016 with port 587 TLS

Hi everyone i'm having issues with SMTP notifications connecting on port 587 with TLS. Right now I have an internal Exchange 2016 server and all email works great. I have a few customers who have ...
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Postfix TLS encryption: smtp_* vs smptd_*

I am really confused about the postfix TLS settings. There are in each case settings for private keys and public keys. smtpd_tls_cert_file = smtpd_tls_key_file = smtpd_* And smtp_tls_cert_file = ...
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Configure OpenLDAP using GnuTLS with TLS=required

We have an openldap server and don't want to allow unencrypted communication, so acceptable is either tls over port 389 (starttls) or ssl over 636 (ldaps). As we use slapd.conf for configuration, ...
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Postfix TLS Roundcube problems

im writing this because i have a problem when i try to test SMTP with Roundcube. Before i had no problem with Postfix ou Dovecot. It seems like it's a TLS problem : SMTP Test When i look in my log ...
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How to force postfix to deny all non TLS queries?

I have a server with postfix and a plain text authentication. It accepts both TLS and non-TLS authentication. How can I force the server to deny all non TLS queries so that the mail users never send ...
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Postfix configure to use TLSv1.2

I start build my first cloud server: Ubuntu 16.04 with postfix. Question is how can i configure postfix to use TLSv1.2 when i send mail from my webshop? When my webshop sending mail to my postfix ...
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Unable to send email from Command Line in Postfix (warning: TLS library …)

I configured postfix with ssl/tls. and created an smtp. However I am unable to send test email and/or login. "Text below first defines error log (different attempts) and then configuration files." ...
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Does anything changes for a client in the API communication after the command STARTTLS is sent and a response received

I'm trying to understand how the command STARTTLS in IMAP works exactly and what becomes different when it's sent. After I've sent the command "STARTTLS" before login process and received the response ...
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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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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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How to force STARTTLS in Exim?

I am learning to set up a mailserver. I got it working with postfix, now trying the same configuration with Exim. How can I force a client to take up only STARTTLS connection for SMTP outgoing ...
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Properly Configure Postfix to be secure (SASL + TLS)

I've followed online tutorials online to setup my mail server with SASL and TLS, and amavis. It all seems to works - except i can send mails even if i don't authenticate first - which is not good. I ...
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Thunderbird STARTTLS fails connecting to Cyrus-IMAP 2.2.13

Today all of a sudden my Icedove mail clients (38.7.0) ceased working using STARTTLS after I renewed the server certificate. Plain text IMAP works fine. The server logs STARTTLS negotiation failed ...
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I can't send a message with postfix. Error: “Must issue STARTTLS first”

I am novice with postfix. My goal is to use it with fan/nagios/centreon in order to receive notifications. I have tried many solutions found on this forum or thanks to google, but it didn't resolve my ...
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Postfix “Trusted TLS connection established” but “Server certificate not verified”

I´m using a Postfix TLS Policy to enforce TLS for outgoing email. Unfortunately in some cases the certificate verification fails and I don´t know why. For instance, this is an excerpt of my TLS ...
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Postfix with Dovecot Disconnects after STARTTLS on Port 25

I am having a lot of trouble setting up the Postfix to do STARTTLS. It seems that I could successfully send outgoing mail using Thunderbird. However, I can't seem to get the Postman SMTP for Wordpress ...
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Enabling STARTTLS for all on Postfix with Zarafa

I ran into a problem which I just cannot solve with just googling it - I need some expert help. My company runs it's own mailserver (postfix with zarafa groupware). We're an insurance company so we ...
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STARTTLS sendmail handshake failures on SMTP and retries

I'd like to gracefully handle sendmail STARTTLS handshake failures. On outgoing mail, it would be best if there were an immediate retry without STARTTLS in the case of failure. On inbound mail, ...
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Postfix STARTTLS works in LAN but not externally

if I connect in LAN on port 25 to my mail server, it offers STARTTLS telnet mailserver.com 25 Trying 192.168.0.x... Connected to mailserver.com Escape character is '^]'. 220 mailserver.com ESMTP ...
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Validate email address at my own domain with gmail

I need to have the ability to send email using gmail's web interface, but have them appear to originate from my own domain instead of originating at a gmail address. In order to do this, gmail asks ...
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Are there issues in whitelabling a SMTP server (not mine) with an A record that doesn't match 200 helo?

I know that a CNAME and a MX record can't exist on the same host. In this scenario I'm using A records to manage SMTP for 350 DNS domains. companyA.com MX myAlias.whitelabel.com companyb.com MX ...
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SVN Edge not authenticating correctly with domain controller

SVN Edge (version 4.0.10-3880.131) not authenticating correctly with domain controller. I have SVN Edge setup and working perfectly when I use LDAP Security Level of NONE.. However when set to SSL, ...
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Drop non-TLS connection on EXIM

How to restrict access to EXIM to clients with STARTTLS? I want to be able to drop non-TLS connections. Current setup: tls_on_connect_ports = 465 tls_advertise_hosts = * tls_certificate = /some/...
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How to mitigate STARTTLS MITM (downgrading and forged certificates) between email servers?

I'm not as technically inclined as most on this site so please keep that in mind. I wanted to learn more about email security so I did some research and everything is according to my understanding, ...
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How to make Postfix SMTP TLS Optional?

Just did an [emergency] conversion from qmail to postfix last night - but now I'm getting people complaining that mail client errors are showing up stating "no available encryption methods available" ...
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Dovecot STARTTLS fails using fetchmail

I currently try to get my own mail server up and running. So far everything seems fine as I am able to connect to this mailserver using thunderbird. The only thing I have to do is accepting my own (...
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Verify TLS encryped communication when querying LDAP server?

I have a web application (not hosted on windows) that authenticates users by querying an LDAP server (a windows domain controller). The app is configured to use STARTTLS to encrypt communication with ...
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Gitlab with OpenLDAP secured with TLS

I have a working, secure OpenLDAP server running at: auth.<company name>.com I also have a reader account that Gitlab can use: cn=Reader Reader,ou=users,dc=auth,dc=<Company name>,dc=com ...