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joximu Offline

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[solved] Security Problem detected

Platzwart had a problem on his server and mentioned that this could be a security issue:

A customer can add a domain-alias, eg.
Then he adds an emailaddress for this domain:
and then he can add a catchall for to go into this new mailbox.

Well - all mails to which are sent over this server (webmail, smtp...) will go to the customers account.
I checked this and got an email to to my account...

This is *not really* good.... (better: this is really not good)

What are others thinking about (besides opening a ticket)...

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08-18-2007 02:21 AM
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MicCo Offline

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RE: Security Problem detected
Hmmm, if I got it right,

- then what you are saying is that one of more users on an server can make an catcall e-mail address, and then recive e-mails from other users account ! ?.

This will be an very serious security issue, I will have serious problems as lots of my users are medical companies, dealing with a lot of money, so if an e-mail can be snapped by others, then the hosting ain't secure and an host can get in rearl trouble.
09-05-2007 03:57 PM
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