SBS 2003 reports, Administrator reports over 1000

Discussion in 'Windows Small Business Server' started by AM, Nov 17, 2004.

  1. AM

    AM Guest

    The reports that are generated by SBS 2003 are showing that there are over
    1000 outbound emails from the Administrator account, is this real and why is
    the account sending so much outbound email? Is there a way to track this or
    even stop it?

    AM, Nov 17, 2004
    1. Advertisements

  2. You might follow the steps in articles 324958 and 886208 to make sure the
    administrator account is not being used for authenticated relay and that
    the server is not being hit by a reverse NDR attack. If those things check
    out okay, then it's most likely the known issue described in article 867457.

    324958 How to block open SMTP relaying and clean up Exchange Server SMTP

    886208 Exchange queues fill with many non-delivery reports from the

    867457 The View Usage Report tool may report many e-mail messages in Windows

    Chris Puckett, MCSE
    Microsoft Small Business Server Support

    This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and confers no rights.
    Chris Puckett [MSFT], Nov 17, 2004
    1. Advertisements

Ask a Question

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.