new mailscanner server and high scores.

Kai Schaetzl maillists at CONACTIVE.COM
Mon Feb 21 23:31:31 GMT 2005

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David Curtis wrote on         Mon, 21 Feb 2005 16:43:25 -0500:

> The score has gone down but I still don't understand why it is getting 
> scored so high and why is the score changing. 

There's not much mystery here. You didn't scan real mail but some data you 
dropped in via SMTP and which slightly differed each time. You apparently 
used different sender addresses and didn't add some headers, so that makes 
the outcome below. You can verify for each hit if it was correct by 
looking at the rule descriptions in /usr/share/spamassassin.

> From 1st e-mail: 
> score=4.889, required 4.37, DNS_FROM_RFC_ABUSE 0.37, DNS_FROM_RFC_POST 
> From 2nd e-mail: 
> score=3.229, required 4.37, AWL 1.66, NO_REAL_NAME 0.18, UNDISC_RECIPS 
> 1.39) 
> From 3rd e-mail: 
> SpamAssassin (score=1.569, required 4.37, NO_REAL_NAME 0.18, 


Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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