POP login ok, but error in secure log

Discussion in 'General' started by florix.net, Feb 1, 2011.

  1. florix.net

    florix.net Member


    I am using ISPConfig 3 on centos.

    My email users are able to login to Dovecot/postfix without any problem.

    But it leaves an entry in /var/log/secure file

    2011-02-01T12:48:13.612817+05:18 linode dovecot-auth: pam_unix(dovecot:auth): check pass; user unknown
    2011-02-01T12:48:13.612903+05:18 linode dovecot-auth: pam_unix(dovecot:auth): authentication failure; logname= uid=0 euid=0 tty=dovecot [email protected] rhost=

    What can be the reason?

  2. falko

    falko Super Moderator ISPConfig Developer

    IS this a valid user?
  3. florix.net

    florix.net Member

    Yes, real user for a domain. The webmail,outlook login works fine, but it leaves an error entry in secure log.

    I think we have multiple login validations in dovecot.conf in ISPConfig 3..

    Is that correct?


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