Skip scan for viruses
dustin.baer at IHS.COM
Mon Feb 2 20:40:48 GMT 2004
Dustin Baer wrote:
> Kevin Spicer wrote:
> > Wouldn't it be better to spam whitelist the IP address of the
> > MailScanner machine (which is presumably where the message would be sent
> > from)?
> The MailScanner machine is whitelisted, but I add the header to the
> original qf, and send the df/qf pair back through. That way, the logs
> remain consistent.
> Although now that you bring it up, I might mess with changing the $_
> flag in the qf file, rather than adding the header.
Which should make it:
sed -e 's/^.$/H??X-SpamRequested-Email: Requested\
-e 's/^\$_.*/$_[PUT YOUR WHITELISTED IP HERE]/' $emailID >
qf$emailID.$$ && mv qf$emailID.$$ qf$emailID
cp *$i /var/spool/mqueue.in
I have left the SpamRequested header in there, just for info purposes,
but removed the rule from spam.assassin.prefs.conf. That way, spammers
can't benefit from it.
Again, thanks for mentioning it, Kevin!
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