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June 08 2021, 01:02 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.6.0
  • Added support of DMARC. See more about the implementation here.
  • Removed checking of email addresses with sending servers, as outdated (Anti-Spam - Address Verification - Verify Addresses with Sender Domains). It still can be enabled. Check Mail Server FAQ or Contact us, if you want it back;
  • Added a no-reply attribute to user accounts. If it is set, the server will reject all arriving mail to the account;
  • Slightly improved log viewer.
May 20 2021, 12:24 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.5.0
  • Fixed an issue with DKIM body hash calculations when messages contained lines starting with a single period;
  • If SMTP connection is authenticated, SPF checking will be not performed;
  • Fixed problems with viewing large log files.
April 23 2021, 12:39 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.4.0
  • Significantly improved Web Interface;
    • Now supporting multiple TO, CC and BCC recipients;
    • Simplified Delete operation;
    • Added Reply to All;
    • Messages may be flagged with single click;
    • Added Archive operation;
    • More changes, including extended use of AJAX;
  • Fixed problems caused by a period in the first position of line in email messages (rfc 2821, Section 4.5.2);
  • Fixed an issue with service dependencies for SQL installations.
April 02 2021, 01:06 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.3.0
  • Added Contacts to Web Interface;
  • Some improvements and optimizations on Web Interface;
  • Adding unindexed (orphaned) .eml files now can be performed for entire server. Before it was possible only folder by folder.
March 10 2021, 02:01 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.2.0
  • Added Calendar. It is served through web interface. See more here;
  • Added SAVEDATE IMAP extension (rfc 8514);
  • Improved Log Viewer (Logs - View Log). Now lines can be filtered. It makes it easier to folow single connection. Also, IP addresses can be highlighted in the log and sent straight to Banned Hosts, Trusted Hosts or Auto Lockout databases;
  • Fixed an issue with Distribution Lists. They were case sensitive, and certain features were not working properly, if catch-all account was specified.
  • AbuseIPDb Blacklists Database update now happens with low priority thread, and it should affect the server performance less during the database update;
  • Server now includes console application ConsoleBackup.exe, which will allow to run backup from a command line. See more here;
  • Fixed dropped connection problems after receiving QUIT command in SMTP and POP3.
March 03 2021, 12:15 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.1.0
  • Fixed synchronization issues on implicit TLS ports (465,993,995);
  • Improved handling of IMAP Shared Folders. Now allowing subfolders of shared folders;
  • Added menu option to Delete Old Logs;
  • Global action, performed in case SpamAssassin detects spam, can be overridden by individual user settings;
  • Improved Mailbox View dialog. Optimized "Increment UIDValidity" action, and fixed issues with dragging and dropping .eml files to mailboxes from Windows shell;
  • Fixed a problem with applying latest structural changes to the databases from menu. Before was broken for SQLite;
February 23 2021, 02:50 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.3.0.0
  • Added Backup and Restore at Tools - Utilities menu. Available only if SQLite database engine is used;
  • Improved mailbox repair options when viewing user mailbox. Now there is a choice to either delete "orphaned" .eml files which may present in the folder, or include them into database, so they can be accessed when retrieving mail;
  • Allowed Password length for user accounts increased from 16 to 20;
  • The service modules and the user interface now will communicate through named pipe, instead of UDP protocol. It will increase efficiency and avoid data loss;
  • Now name of Spam folder, used by SpamAssassin, can be changed (Edit User - Anti Spam tab);
  • Starting from this version, outdated authentication methods, such as POP/IMAP before SMTP and Trusted Senders are, by default, hidden. They are not secure and come from old times, when email clients did not support SMTP authentication. They can still be enabled by altering Settings.xml file;
February 21 2021, 02:48 AM GMT
FTP Server v1.0.6.0
  • Communication between the FTP server user interface and FTP service module now is performed using named pipes, rather than through UDP. It should increase efficiency of logging on UI screen.
February 12 2021, 11:52 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.9.0
  • Now, Server Greetings for SMTP, IMAP and POP3 protocols, also User-Agent header, sent by web interface, can be fully customized;
  • Statistics are no longer getting reset at server startup. They continue count until they are manually reset at Statistics Tab on the user interface;
  • Added Reported to AbuseIPDB entry to statistics;
  • Added two additional options not to append X-FromIP: header and to include only minimal information in Received: header.
  • Trusted connections are no longer checked against AbuseIP;
  • There are minor optimizations on user interface;
January 31 2021, 02:39 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.8.0
  • Fixed a problem with duplicate entries in AbuseIPDB Blacklist database. If the downloaded data contained duplicate IP addresses, local database update was halted and more attempts were being made to download it, which was causing Blacklist downloads to go over AbuseIPDB quota;
  • Added tracking of AbuseIPDB to the Statistics tab in UI;
  • Now statistics can be viewed as a chart on Statistics tab in UI;
  • New version check service has been updated. Now, if new version is available, the information will be displayed on the bottom status bar;
  • Switched from some 3rd party components to our own code;
  • Minor UI changes.
January 26 2021, 12:19 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server v1.2.7.0
  • Significantly improved the handling of delivery. Completely changed the way how messages are picked up from outbox. Now all delivery threads are fully used;
  • Updated the User Interface. Improved graphical representation of connections. Statistics have been moved to a separate tab;
  • Fixed problems with AbuseIPDB when SQL server is used;
  • Minor changes, related to issues when upgrading from previous versions and moving server from one server to another.
January 14 2021, 01:19 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.6.9
  • Fixed an issue with IMAP APPEND command (Database not open error, introduced in v1.2.5.0);
  • For Smart Server, increased the allowed size of username to 255 characters, and password to 200 characters;
January 09 2021, 06:41 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.5.0
  • Added support of AbuseIPDB;
  • Improved the Mailbox Viewer screen;
  • Optimized connection handler. Now users should see less "stuck" connections in TIME_WAIT state;
  • More relatively minor changes in the user interface.
January 25 2020, 02:30 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.4.0
  • Addressed the problem with "Your License has Expired" error;
December 04 2019, 04:01 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.3.0
  • Individual certificates can be used for different domain groups for outgoing mail;
  • Fixed a problem with IP address to Geolocation API service. Apparently, they changed the URL.
  • Status of services, displayed on the bottom left corner of Mail Server UI application should be working better now.
September 12 2019, 06:03 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.2.0
  • Now Domain Groups can be "bound" to specific single IPv4 address. The feature was there, but, apparently, was broken after adding IPv6 support;
  • Fixed a bug - Add from a List button was not working at Security - Anti-Spam - Allowed Only Hosts;
September 02 2019, 12:54 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.1.0
  • Fixed an error This server was built after your support expiry date.... Apologies to all users who were affected by this.
  • Added an option not to log errors into the Windows event log (Settings - Options - Advanced - Do not send authentication failures to Windows Event Log);
  • Fixed issues of server not starting up when there were formatting error in lists of Trusted and Bannad IP addresses;
July 14 2019, 12:38 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.2.0.0
  • Mail and Web services have been saparated. See our announcement for more;
  • Bootstrap CSS and JQuery scripts are not included with the distribution, and are served locally, and are no longer depend on our web site www.argosoft.com;
  • Added an option NOT to record authentication failures into the Windows Event Log (Tools - Options - Advanced);
  • Fixed Javascript error on the Password Change page in Web Interface.
June 26 2019, 05:37 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.1.9.0
  • Web Interface now supports copying/moving messages beween different folders;
  • Fixed IE compatibility, and other, mostly minor, issues in Web Interface;
  • Added support of APOP to POP3, and CRAM-MD5 to SMTP and IMAP (one more authentication method);
  • Now your registration data can be accessed from Help - My Account;
June 23 2019, 01:57 AM GMT
FTP Server v1.0.5.0
  • Added support of IPv6 addresses (EPRT and EPSV, rfc 2428);
June 21 2019, 12:01 AM GMT
FTP Server v1.0.4.0
  • No significant changes. Updated the UI to be more consistent with Mail Server;
June 11 2019, 11:47 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.1.8.0
  • Further improvements and bug fixes with Web Interface. There are lots of changes. Some of them are:
    • To complay with EU GPRS regulations, added warning about "cookies" Appears on the bottom of login screen;
    • Changed the content of login "cookie". Now it contains just an loging ID, instead of enctrypted username/password (it is safer).
  • Now users can have separate logs for each protocol. Makes logs easier to read and analyze. Settings - Options - General - Use Separate Logs.
June 05 2019, 12:20 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.1.7.0
  • Added support of IPv6 addresses to Secondary SMTP, POP3, IMAP and Web services. Running Primary SMTP and Delivery services on IPv6 would cause complications with IP based anti-spam features;
  • Now services can bind to All IPv4, All IPv6, or any individually selected IP address(es). In earlier versions they could be bound either to all IPv4 addresses, or just one selected address;
  • Refactored most of the code, that handles asynchronous connections. Now server will require less CPU resources and be more responsive. More optimizations are coming;
  • Fixed certain issues with Web interface;
  • Improved handling of non-unicode messages;
  • Fixed minor issues with Recommendations;
  • Modified RECEIVED header, so that it includes TLS information (if it was used).
May 22 2019, 12:18 AM GMT
Mail Server v1.1.6.0
  • Added Web Interface. It is a separate Web (HTTP) service, build into the server. It runs along and with the same "rights" with other services (like SMTP, IMAP, POP3), and can be configured the similar way. No third party servers are required. Currently it is pretty limited: you can only check email, and only in Inbox folder. More, including server administration, is coming in future versions. Both, HTTP and HTTPS are supported;
  • Improved handling of Recommendations, introduced in version 1.1.5.0: Added checking of server certificate, also verifies whether DKIM key pair is set up properly and they match. Also, if there is an error generating recommendations, it stops wherever error occurs, rather than generating an exception and halting the execution;
  • If there is a problem with inserting DKIM Signature, email will be still sent. In previous versions the server was generating and error and not sending the mail.
  • Updated the UI for DKIM section. Listbox of domains, which was rather confusing, was replaced by a dropdown list. Also, now you DKIM settings can be tested on the spot. Uses the same method as recommendations, mentioned above.
April 30 2019, 09:43 PM GMT
Mail Server v1.1.5.0
  • Added Recommendations. Tools - Recommendations will generate a report, which will suggest how to improve your settings to optimize delivery to external recipients;
  • Added an option to display in clear text passwords for failed connections. May help to track down hackers. See Settings - Options - Advanced - Show "Failed" passwords in logs.
April 26 2019, 02:20 AM GMT
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April 14 2019, 03:31 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server v1.1.3.0
  • Fixed more problems with transferring between SQLite to SQL database engine;
  • Fixed "Invalid Object Name Archiver" errors. Was happening only when SQL database engine was used;
  • Fixed an issue when message bodies are stored in the database, rather than file system;
  • Disabled an option to store message bodies into the database. Was worsening the performance.
March 31 2019, 02:06 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.2.0
  • When switching from SQLite database engine to SQL server (at Tools - Utilities - Switch Database Engine), some fields were getting truncated and generating error. The issue is now fixed;
  • Fixed handling of errors, when client certificate was deleted from the certificate store, and server was still attempting to load and use it;
  • Fixed a minor issue when viewing Archives;
  • Updated icons representing User, Alias and Distribution list on the UI
February 09 2019, 05:37 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server v1.1.0.9
  • Fixed a problem with encoding Western (Windows-1251) and similar character sets;
  • Fixed problems with moving messages between folders in IMAP;
  • If SPF checking was not enabled, server was skipping checking of DNSBL and other anti-spam checking. Now all features should work in sequence.
December 01 2018, 09:20 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server v1.1.0.8
  • Implemented IMAP UIDPLUS extension - (rfc4315);
  • Added Delete "orphaned" .eml files menu item at Tools - Utilities - Maintenance. Will delete message bodies which no longer have corresponding index entries in the database;
  • Improved performance of deleting old messages on server, at Tools - Utilities - Maintenance - Delete Old Messages;
November 08 2018, 11:33 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server v1.1.0.7
  • When message is retrieved using POP3, it is no longer marked as Seen in IMAP;
  • Fixed a spelling error in the log;
October 21 2018, 04:50 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.6
  • Outdated Domain Keys have been replaced with DKIM. Now server can sign outgoing mail, also check incoming mail for DKIM signatures;
  • For a private key for DKIM signatures, server now can handle either XML, or PEM (ASN 1. DER) encoded value (before only XML was supported);
  • Improved SPF handling;
  • Each incoming message now will have Authentication-Results header, containing DKIM and SPF results. Can be used by receiving email clients for further processing and filtering;
  • DNS lookup of MX and TXT records now supports rollower to TCP, in case UDP fails, or UDP response is truncated;
  • All protocols (SMTP, IMAP, POP3) now can handle 8bit encoded content, including UTF-8;
  • Headers, inserted by SpamAssassin, are now kept (except, of course, when messages are rejected). Can be used by email clients for further processing;
  • Maximum size of messages, that go through SpamAssassin is now configurable;
September 13 2018, 03:20 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.5
  • Further fixes with IMAP SEARCH command, related to FROM and SUBJECT headers;
  • Added custom SOUNDEX IMAP extension. Currently is used by our upcoming ArGoSoft Email Google Assistant action only (still under development); See more here;
September 09 2018, 01:19 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.4
  • Apparently some clients send the the user name twice with AUTH PLAIN authentication method. Now handling those situations;
  • Fixed a bug with IMAP SEARCH command (SEARCH ON was not returning correct information);
  • Log text no longer gets cut off when viewing it from the log viewer;
August 13 2018, 03:20 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.3
  • Fixed a bug causing SQLite database lockups;
  • Now Shrink Database command works with SQLite as well; (Tools - Utilities - Maintenance - Shrink Database);
  • Messages to SpamAssasin are now passed in UTF8 format, which solves invalid content-length errors; Because of those errors some spam was not getting detected;
August 04 2018, 12:51 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.2
  • Optimized IMAP. Issues with high CPU usage by Apple devices should be fixed now;
  • Allowing to store message bodies into the database instead of file system (for SQLite only);
  • Optimized performance of Mailbox viewer on the UI;
  • Instead of DNS server our MX retrieval web service can be used. Helpful when ISP DNS servers have MX records disabled;
  • Added AUTHORIZATION PLAIN login to POP3;
July 07 2018, 02:14 PM GMT
ArGoSoft Mail Server .NET v1.1.0.1
  • Fixed a problem when multiple clients were connecting via TLS at the same time;

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