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Spammer at my server

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by bsasninja, Nov 5, 2007.

  1. bsasninja

    bsasninja Well-Known Member

    Sep 2, 2004
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    I use DwMail from Dominion Web and today I noticed that a spammer logged into the server to send spam. Dont know how the hell did, but somehow he used the BCC of the webmail to spam.
    By now I blocked the IP and added some of the text used in the spammed message at modsecurity to mitigate the problem by a moment.

    Is there a way to filter emails sent in/out from this domain until I figure out where is the bug?

    The domain is

    Help is required!!!!!

    Thank you!!
    #1 bsasninja, Nov 5, 2007
    Last edited: Nov 5, 2007
  2. sarhosting

    sarhosting Well-Known Member

    Oct 1, 2007
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    Hi there,

    My may not hace logged in to your server to send spam what they may have done is used Telenet to spoof an email address - I presume you are getting alot of bounce backs to email addresses that are not setup on cPanel?
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