MailScanner setting score ALL_TRUSTED 0???!!!! - Question for Jeff Earickson

Quentin Campbell Q.G.Campbell at NEWCASTLE.AC.UK
Fri Mar 11 07:46:45 GMT 2005

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>[mailto:MAILSCANNER at JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Jeff A. Earickson
>Sent: 11 March 2005 03:30
>Subject: Re: MailScanner setting score ALL_TRUSTED 0???!!!!
>My final configuration, after getting the advice of others on this
>list, and staring into my O'Reilly book on Spamassassin, was to
>edit the spam.assassin.prefs.conf file, get rid of the
>"score ALL_TRUSTED" line, and add in trusted_networks lines for
>my trusted machines.  In my case:
>Basically, I only trust my own mail server (the machine that
>MailScanner and SA 3.0.2 is running on).  While we have a class-B
>network, I don't trust any other machine on our network, and no
>other machine in the network is a (valid) mail server anyway.
>Jeff Earickson
>Colby College


Are all the hosts on your Class-B network required to relay outgoing
SMTP taffic via your mail gateway?


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