UIT Alert: UIT Alert: Spamming Activity Discovered on mail.uh.edu

Current Status

ResolvedAll queues were cleared of spam email and normal mail processing has resumed.

Affected Services

  • Email (mail.uh.edu)

Event Updates

DisruptedSpamming activity discovered on mail.uh.edu. Outbound mail delayed.
April 18, 2012 , 10:15 AM

System administrators have discovered spamming activity on mail.uh.edu. Administrators have turned off outbound delivery from mail.uh.edu. They are identifying compromised accounts and clearing the queues. When the investigation is concluded and queues are cleared, outbound email for mail.uh.edu will be re-enabled.

Email messages sent using mail.uh.edu accounts will be delayed reaching recipients. We apologize for this incovenience.

ResolvedAll queues were cleared of spam email and normal mail processing has resumed.
April 18, 2012 , 3:30 PM