Tag Archives: email messages

Scalix Administration – Useful Commands

… “[SPAM]*” returns emails with the subject [SPAM] in the inbox omtidyu -B -u “User Name” -d -k -T i -t “I Love You” removes all message with the subject. omtidyu -B -u “User Name” -d -k -T i -a 365 deletes all the email older than 365 days omtidyu -B -u “User Name” -d -T i -a 4 – moves the email messages in the Wastebasket omtidyu -B -u “LCB Mailer” -d -k -T i deletes permanently all the messages in Inbox omtidyu -B -u …

Public Email Addresses Cause a Lot of Spam

… that: “I am going to give the address only to friends so it’s safe”. Nothing more wrong, there is always one of your friends that will get hacked, personal computers are more prone to be infected and your address will get used and distributed to SPAM lists. See here a more detailed explanation: Ho to prevent Spam. Never use your business email address for personal stuff. It will end up spammed. Do not use it to exchange email messages with friends, to subscribe to online …

Email address Spoofing – Someone is Using My address to Send Spam

… This is the most common place for spammers to get valid email addresses and use them to forge email messages If your company runs its own mail server configure it to ignore email sent to non-existent addresses in your domain. If your server sends a non-delivery report you reveal to a spammer valid addresses in your domain (the ones that don’t send NDRs). This attracts spam to those addresses. You waste bandwidth. The most common reason to send NDR’s for non-existent addresses is to …