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Old 3rd October 2012, 09:13
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Default Questions about v2.2.32, email accounts and others

Hi all,

Story in short :

ISPConfig 2.2.32 installed on a VDS running Debian Lenny (5.0.10) with no updates since 2009.
Customer complained that a whole site has been deleted.

Main things done :
Updated /etc/apt/sources.list to debian archives to get updates
Updated Lenny to Squeeze
Installed fail2ban and logwatch
Started bastille-firewall

As the customer's webmaster has left the company, ISP admin email has to be changed.
Basically a user email has been created (through ISPConfig) : server@domain.tld
with a password.

But I can't access to the created user email account (via an email client), neither via telnet from localhost.
I noticed server@domain.tld has a user_passwort field filled in isp_isp_user table (other email users don't have user_passwort filled) and status was set to 'n' (other email users don't have status filled).
Decided to delete server@domain.tld email -> now status=d in isp_isp_user table.
I can't create it again -> I'm told user exists

Question1 : Can I safely delete the isp_isp_user entry for admin@domain.tld to create this user again ?

I had a look at /etc/shadow and there is no entry for admin@domain.tld

Question2 : Did I broke something in ISPConfig by upgrading OS from Lenny to Squeeze ?
Question3 : What is the email password encryption in isp_isp_user table ? (doesn't look like SHA1, MD5 or crypt)
Question4 : Can I safely update ISPConfig to 2.2.40 ?

Thanks in advance for your help.

Edition :
php --version
PHP 5.3.3-7+squeeze14 with Suhosin-Patch (cli) (built: Aug 6 2012 14:18:06)
Copyright (c) 1997-2009 The PHP Group
Zend Engine v2.3.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2010 Zend Technologies
with XCache v1.3.0, Copyright (c) 2005-2009, by mOo
with Suhosin v0.9.32.1, Copyright (c) 2007-2010, by SektionEins GmbH

apache2 -v
Server version: Apache/2.2.16 (Debian)
Server built: Sep 13 2012 02:54:14

mysql> SHOW VARIABLES LIKE "%version%";
| Variable_name | Value |
| protocol_version | 10 |
| version | 5.1.63-0+squeeze1 |
| version_comment | (Debian) |
| version_compile_machine | x86_64 |
| version_compile_os | debian-linux-gnu |

mysql --version
mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.1.63, for debian-linux-gnu (x86_64) using readline 6.1

Last edited by electronico_nc; 3rd October 2012 at 09:33. Reason: added infos about versions
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