The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Spam in my mail queue

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussions' started by lexmark, May 7, 2008.

  1. lexmark

    lexmark Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2003
    Messages:
    115
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Hello, I have dealt with this problem for over five years and have tried everything and I am determined to get rid of this problem so hopefully you guys can help. I am not tech savy when it comes to linux so that is why I am struggling. When I login to WHM I occasionally see emails in all CAPS text in the Mail Queue Manager. When I view the email it is some spam type message. I manually delete them but they reappear. When I click on the View Mail Statistics link in WHM It displays this list and none of those domains are mine and the ones in all CAPS are the spammy ones: (I removed ones I recongized like PayPal from the list in this post)

    My sites use scripts that send automated emails such as user registration and new topic notifications. Please tell me what I have to do to prevent the spam? Thanks!

    EDIT

    Ok it looks like a new spam email appeared in my mail que since creating this topic. I will copy and paste what it says and I replaced my real domain with "my_domain_here" in this post:

    Here are the headers I think that is what they are called:

    Code:
    1JtjPR-0008SA-0k-H
    mailnull 47 12
    <>
    1210165813 0
    -ident mailnull
    -received_protocol local
    -body_linecount 2777
    -max_received_linelength 163
    -allow_unqualified_recipient
    -allow_unqualified_sender
    -frozen 1210165813
    -localerror
    XX
    1
    phentremine@HARRINGTONSTEAD.COM
    
    161P Received: from mailnull by family.my_domain_here.com with local (Exim 4.68)
    	id 1JtjPR-0008SA-0k
    	for phentremine@HARRINGTONSTEAD.COM; Wed, 07 May 2008 08:10:13 -0500
    046  X-Failed-Recipients: root@family.my_domain_here.com
    029  Auto-Submitted: auto-replied
    063F From: Mail Delivery System <Mailer-Daemon@family.my_domain_here.com>
    036T To: phentremine@HARRINGTONSTEAD.COM
    059  Subject: Mail delivery failed: returning message to sender
    052I Message-Id: <E1JtjPR-0008SA-0k@family.my_domain_here.com>
    038  Date: Wed, 07 May 2008 08:10:13 -0500
    
    Then part of the message it is really long so I cut it down:

     
    #1 lexmark, May 7, 2008
    Last edited: May 7, 2008
Loading...

Share This Page