Automatic download of extra SA rule sets
ryan.finnesey at CORPDSG.COM
Tue Jan 20 04:43:17 GMT 2004
What is a good SA list?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: MailScanner mailing list [mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On
> Behalf Of Gerry Doris
> Sent: Monday, January 19, 2004 8:46 PM
> To: MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK
> Subject: Re: Automatic download of extra SA rule sets
> On Mon, 19 Jan 2004, Stephen Swaney wrote:
> > Chris Thielen has written a VERY complete and well thought out
> > download the most commonly used SA rules files and posted a link to
> > script on the SA mail list:
> > http://sandgnat.com/cmos/rules_du_jour
> > I have tested this script and it required only minor configuration
> > to work with MailScanner. It would also be very easy to extend the
> script to
> > get additional Rule Sets.
> > A couple of caveats:
> > 1. Test first with the Debug flag set.
> > 2. my /etc/mail/spamassassin/local.cf was very old (and not needed).
> > kept spamassassin --lint from running with out errors. I removed the
> > and all was well.
> > 3. Saving the file from a web browser created some problems, run:
> > wget http://sandgnat.com/cmos/rules_du_jour
> > to get the file.
> > Steve
> For what it's worth I've made a couple of changes to the script...
> - there was a small typo in one of weeds.cf download sections. You
> weeds.cf instead of weeds_2.cf if you activated weeds_2.
> - I changed the spamassassin restart to MailScanner reload
> - and since we're going spamassassin rule crazy I added their latest
> evilnumbers.cf rule set.
> The updated script is attached.
> "The lyfe so short, the craft so long to learne" Chaucer
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