MailScanner was attacked by a Denial Of Service attack

Kai Schaetzl maillists at
Thu Jan 28 10:10:22 GMT 2010

Vernon wrote on Wed, 27 Jan 2010 17:13:27 -0500:

> the messages that are having the problem disappear from the
> location mentioned below.

Then they have been processed on a second/third run I would think. It 
seems like your machine is too slow at processing them? What's your RAM 
size and CPU speed? What's the average load? What's the incoming queue 
size when this happens? How many of these problem messages do you get per 
For 100 users you may be able to go with Max Children = 1.


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