Due to incresing spam and deleations issues....

Martin Hepworth martinh at solidstatelogic.com
Mon Nov 20 17:49:51 GMT 2006

Rob Morin wrote:
> ... i would like to implement a PER user/mailbox rulset....
> on the weekend i had a buddy mention that there is a way to incorporate 
> squirrllmaill and MS with SA that uses MySQL to allow users to alter 
> their own spam filters, rather than US (sys admins) doing special 
> whitelists for each user, as more and more spam comes in more regular 
> mail gets marked as spam and or gets deleted.... its becoming too much 
> to manage now... if the clients can manage some stuff on their own, it 
> would help with out regular duties rather than spend hours each day 
> adjusting the rules and scores.....
> Especially those damm gif messages... so my 2 questions are....
> 1) Has anyone actually done this per user rule set via mysql?
> 2) How is the success ratio with the gif plugin for MS to help with 
> those darn gif messages?
> Thanks to all , and to all a good day!
> :)

sorry on the 2nd question, I'd look at the SARE_Stocks ruleset from 
www.rulesemporium.com/rules.html and freds' rules from 

Also make sure you are running SA 3.1.7 as this catches some of the 
gif/image spam quite well on it's own (will give a score acore above 5 

Martin Hepworth
Senior Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300


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