[Dshield] Unable to submit reports to DShield.org

Johannes Ullrich jullrich at euclidian.com
Mon Jun 30 11:01:41 GMT 2003


did you try to use your ISP's mail server vs. sending the reports
directly to 'mail.dshield.org' ?



On Sun, 2003-06-29 at 17:04, Dave Simmons wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> When trying to submit reports to DShield.org using VisualZone, I get the 
> following error message:
> 
> Writing E-mail.
> Connecting to mail.dshield.org.
> Status: Resolving hostname mail.dshield.org.
> Status: Connecting to 65.173.218.103.
> Status: Disconnecting from 65.173.218.103.
> Status: Not connected.
> Socket Error # 10051
> Network is unreachable.
> 
> An error occured while trying to submit the intrusion report to 
> reports at dshield.org.
> 
> Please check your internet connection and verify that the DShield settings 
> in the VisualZone configuration window are correct.
> 
> 
> When I use the DShield Universal Firewall Client, the submissions seem to 
> work, sometimes.
> 
> clip from log...
> 2003-06-29 12:01:07 AM (ZoneAlarm) Converted 57 lines. Last line: 
> 2003-06-28 23:11:02 -07:00 -noui
> 2003-06-29 12:01:54 AM Email sent to report at dshield.org.  57 log lines
> 2003-06-29 01:15:13 PM (ZoneAlarm) Converted 12 lines. Last line: 
> 2003-06-29 12:32:20 -07:00
> 2003-06-29 01:16:19 PM Email sent to report at dshield.org.  12 log lines
> end clip...
> 
> However, I am receiving no feedback from DShield, no Daily DShield Report, 
> no submit confirmation, nothing. The last daily report that I received was 
> on the 23rd of June.
> 
> clip from log...
> 2003-06-20 02:35:20 AM Unable to send email (Error code    = -2 Error 
> message = "Bad SMTP server address" Error info    = "smtp.verizon.net" )
> ...
> 2003-06-23 12:29:29 AM Unable to send email (Error code    = -3 Error 
> message = "SMTP server error response" Error info    = "553 Authentication 
> is required to send mail as <s67bigdave at verizon.net>" )
> 2003-06-23 12:30:57 AM Unable to send email (Error code    = -3 Error 
> message = "SMTP server error response" Error info    = "" )
> ...
> 2003-06-24 06:01:00 AM (ZoneAlarm) Converted 5 lines. Last line: 2003-06-24 
> 01:12:32 -07:00 -noui
> 2003-06-24 06:01:00 AM Unable to send email (Error code    = -2 Error 
> message = "Bad SMTP server address" Error info    = "mail.dshield.org" )
> end clip...
> 
> My ISP has changed it's SMTP server from smtp.verizon.net to 
> outgoing.verizon.net, and now requires authentication. And, it seems that 
> none of the client programs are setup to do authentication. Changing the 
> Outgoing Mail in the clients to mail.dshield.org doesn't seem to work properly.
> 
> Any ideas? Other than a change in ISP. Where do I start looking for my 
> errors, or other problems?
> 
> What file(s)/info would I send to reports at dshield.org using my regular 
> e-mail program and e-mail account? (Should be the way that I have to go.)
> 
> tia
> 
> 
> Dave Simmons
> 789WU/2yrs   fiawol
> 
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