SMTP-time spam rejection by IP
Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Fri Jun 11 14:33:02 IST 2004
Philip Waters wrote:
>In doing my research CustomConfig IPBlock was the closest I could find to
>what we wanted. I don't exactly understand yet how everything fits together
>(SpamAssassin, MailScanner with CustomConfig / IPBlock). I'm doing the
>research for our resident expert so I'll have to pass the information along
>to him. Thank you for the tip.
>We were hoping (and had heard) that someone had already developed such a
>script to do active scanning of IP Addresses. The SE Idaho chapter of ISSA
>has a member who passed the word on that this had been done.
>I don't think it would be too hard to develop something that did what we
>required. My concern is performance degradation.
I wrote a script at about the same time Julian developed IPBlock. Go
to http://www.while.homeunix.net/spamstorm/ to see if it could help you.
I run it in my crontab every 5 minutes on my MS servers. I also use
IPBlock on the same servers.
°v° Denis Beauchemin, analyste
/(_)\ Université de Sherbrooke, S.T.I.
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