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serious spam problem

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Radio_Head, Sep 2, 2003.

  1. Radio_Head

    Radio_Head Well-Known Member

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    Someone is sending spam messages containing virus using my box .. this is the email header

    myserver.com is my box and venus.myserver.com is my hostname .

    myuser.com on X-Failed-Recipients is one of my users .

    What is mailnull ? Any idea who is sending spam ?


    19u5KF-0002rr-5h-H
    mailnull 47 12
    <>
    1062486699 0
    -ident mailnull
    -received_protocol local
    -body_linecount 1383
    -deliver_firsttime
    -localerror
    XX
    1
    dougbrown@austin.rr.com

    150P Received: from mailnull by venus.myserver.com with local (Exim 4.20)
    id 19u5KF-0002rr-5h
    for dougbrown@austin.rr.com; Tue, 02 Sep 2003 03:11:39 -0400
    041 X-Failed-Recipients: musicone@myuser.com
    060F From: Mail Delivery System <Mailer-Daemon@venus.myserver.com>
    028T To: dougbrown@austin.rr.com
    059 Subject: Mail delivery failed: returning message to sender
    049I Message-Id: <E19u5KF-0002rr-5h@venus.myserver.com>
    038 Date: Tue, 02 Sep 2003 03:11:39 -0400

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    Radio_Head Well-Known Member

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    stupid me ... the spam was not starting from my box , but
    received from my box .

    I found the attacker and blocked him with firewall (apf) .
    Problem stopped.

    cPanel.net Support Ticket Number:
     
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