Graphic Based Spams

Matt Kettler mkettler at EVI-INC.COM
Wed Mar 9 21:12:11 GMT 2005

At 03:45 PM 3/9/2005, Michael Baird wrote:
>Heh guys, this may not be a problem directly related to MailScanner, but
>I'm having issues with spams that are just graphics (Viagra Cheap), they
>score very low and make it through. What is the best way to handle these
>types of spam, tweak the spamassassin scores a bit? Update to the latest
>spamassassin? Just looking for advice on the subject

Are they img tags that point to an external server?

If so, use SA 3.0, or 2.64 with the Mail::SpamCopURI add on so you can do
SURBL queries.
Also consider razor for this.

If the images are embedded attachments, razor and dcc are your best tools.

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