Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

Mass Mailer using my exchange server

Posted on 2004-09-10
4
Medium Priority
?
550 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-14
I have an exchange server 2000, that I have disabled relay. However we are getting a ton of spam being sent through our server.  I think I may have a mass mailer virus in my office somewhere.  Can someone please let me know if there is a way to trace an email back to the pc that sent it?  I can not find a way in message tracking.  This way I can find out what pc is sending out the spam and using my exchange server.

Thanks in advance
Chad
0
Comment
Question by:hhcomp
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:Yan_west
ID: 12029351
Check your smtp logs..

c:\winnt\system32\logfiles\smtpsvc1\in*.log
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
Yan_west earned 500 total points
ID: 12029360
the name of the file after in should be the current date.. ex: in040910.log
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:Yan_west
ID: 12056977
a C grade?  that wasnt a bad awnser! :)
0
 

Author Comment

by:hhcomp
ID: 12057180
Sorry, still new to this board.  It was the right answer, just that the log was not much help.

Sorry,
Chad
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

There can be many situations demanding the conversion of Outlook OST files to PST format and as such, there is no shortage of automated tools to perform this conversion. However, what makes Stellar OST to PST converter stand above the rest? Let us e…
There are literally thousands of Exchange recovery applications out there. So how do you end up picking one that’s ideal for your business & purpose? By carefully scouting the product’s features, the benefits it offers you, & reading ample reviews f…
To show how to generate a certificate request in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.:  First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Certificates…
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.
Suggested Courses

580 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question