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I can send mail without authentication

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by hardikacharya, Aug 7, 2007.

  1. hardikacharya

    hardikacharya Registered

    Aug 7, 2007
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    I can send mail without SMTP authentication. I configured a user in my outlook express. The user is not exist on my server but the domain exist on my server. I haven't slected the option called "My Server requires authentication" bust still I am able to send mail successfully.

    I want to configure my mail server in a way that no user should be able to send mail without selecting "My server requires authentication"

    Please let me know how can I do that?
  2. jerrybell

    jerrybell Well-Known Member

    Nov 27, 2006
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    I believe if you go into whm, hit the "service manager" link on the left side, and disable anti-relayd, you will prevent users from doing what you describe below.

    It is a handy feature. One thing to note - forcing them to authenticate will *not* prevent them from making up bogus "from" I'm not aware of a way to do that.

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