I don't fully understand how to change the way MailScanner handles spam. How can I change MailSc

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Tue Feb 8 16:27:44 GMT 2005

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David Curtis wrote:

>It is being quarantined. This is the whole header from the e-mail. There are no spamassassin scores in it. It looks like MailScanner tags it as spam and does not even rely on spamassassin. 

What's in your maillog for this email?  The key lies probably there...


>>>>Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA 2/8/2005 11:08:15 AM >>>
>David Curtis wrote:
>>I don't fully understand how to change the way MailScanner handles spam.
>>How can I change MailScanner to not filter mail like the scoring it uses
>>for Spamassassin? Below is an example of a header from a newsletter that
>>is being filtered out but not because of Spamassassin scoring. I could
>>always add a whitelist entry but I would rather figure out how to change
>>Subject: [SPAM] - {Spam as detected by MailScanner} Invitation to
>>Esther Dyson's PC Forum, March 20 to 22: Hello (new) World - Found
>>word(s) to be removed register today in the HTML body
>>MIME-Version: 1.0
>>Content-Type: text/html;
>>       charset="ISO-8859-1"
>>Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
>>X-Mailer-Version: 3.5.5 build 727
>>X-Mailer: Accucast
>>CNET_Networks_#3.139973.3432373335333234 at newsletters.online.com 
>>cnet_networks_#3.139973.3432373335333234.b at newsletters.online.com 
>><cnet_networks_#3.139973.3432373335333234.b at newsletters.online.com>
>>X-OriginalArrivalTime: 07 Feb 2005 16:52:12.0103 (UTC)
>What do you mean by "filtered out"?  Do you mean it was quarantined or 
>deleted?  What is in your maillog?
>What are your values for:
>Spam Actions =
>High Scoring Spam Actions =
>Non Spam Actions =
>How about adding some verbosity to your MS setup?
>Detailed Spam Report = yes
>Include Scores In SpamAssassin Report = yes
>Always Include SpamAssassin Report = yes
>Log Spam = yes
>Log Non Spam = yes  (beware it can produce a lot a output)

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