spam actions query
mbowman at UDCOM.COM
Tue Jan 7 17:03:24 GMT 2003
This is relating to Derek's recent post.
Until now my spam.actions.conf has been behaving well until I added two of
our local domains (i'm using example domain names) as follows:-
FromTo: *@abcd.efghi.net delete
FromTo: *@abcdefg.efghi.net delete
Both of these are amongst 2 of our mail servers. The problem is that
spammers are forging both domains to send out spam.
I thought including the above lines and restarting mailscanner would
1. Outbound e-mail from our servers that was tagged as spam from either
domain would not get sent but deleted
2. Inbound e-mail to our servers/clients that was tagged as spam from
either domain would be recieved but deleted
There is nothing one can do to stop ppl forging domains (AFAIK).
A penny for your thoughts please!
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