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Re: Resend Messages in Maildrop queue?

From: Jeroen Geilman <jeroen_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Oct 15 2010 - 21:11:38 GMT
To: postfix-users@postfix.org

On 10/15/2010 06:07 PM, Rafael Andrade wrote:

> uid=1001 from=<finhaschlup@hotmail.com>

That looks like somebody is either impersonating on your server, or they
hacked it.

>
> smart:/var/spool/postfix/maildrop# mailq | head
> -Queue ID- --Size-- ----Arrival Time---- -Sender/Recipient-------
> 3AE78148180 8096 Wed Oct 13 12:23:22 mailer-daemon
> comercial@omil.com.br
>
> A8D9A1481F6 9538 Thu Oct 14 12:59:27 orunywoni9852@vectranet.pl
> comercial@omil.com.br
>
> AFD0A1481F8 17799 Thu Oct 14 13:05:55 mailer3@ivoxcorp.com.br
> comercial@omil.com.br

How would these addresses end up in your *maildrop* ?

> ...
> ...
>
> -- 160931 Kbytes in 165 Requests.

Almost 1MB per mail. Looks like spam or viruses to me.

>
> This problem occoured after quota max usage, and dont accept others
> messages, exist one way to resend this messages in queue to maildir user?
>

Sure: postsuper -r ALL

But think twice before blindly delivering these messages, you seem to be
operating a fairly successful open relay.

-- J.