A sudden increase in drug spam emails

Dhawal Doshy dhawal at NETMAGICSOLUTIONS.COM
Tue Sep 27 09:45:02 IST 2005

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Anthony Peacock wrote:
> Hi,
>>>I am using the following rule, which I got from the discussions on
>>>the list.
>>># Based on rules posted on users at spamassassin.apache.org
>>>uri          CHIME_URL_GEOC          /\buk\.geocities\.com\b/i
>>>describe CHIME_URL_GEOC          High amounts of spam from
>>>Geocities. score     CHIME_URL_GEOC          1.0
>>With more spam from uk/it/ar/de, i now use the following as suggested
>>earlier on this list.
>>uri  GEO_CHECK  /^http:\/\/[a-z0-9-]{1,30}\.geocities\.com\b/i
>>You could also check out http://antispam.imp.ch/rules/asciispam.cf
> I could, but these mails are now being caught more by Bayes and 
> URIBLs that this rule doesn't really make much difference now.  It 
> worked great while Bayes and the BLs caught up, but doesn't make much 
> impact now.

Apologies, i meant to communicate this to the OP.

- dhawal

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