Increased SPAM getting through

Martin Hepworth martinh at
Tue Oct 17 11:17:36 IST 2006

Mailscanner Admin wrote:
> Has anyone else noticed increased SPAM getting through over the past 
> week or so ? Especially where the spam is fairly obvious yet BAYES_00 is 
> triggered ?
> here is one example;
> X-mckerrs-MailScanner-SpamCheck: not spam, SpamAssassin (score=0.334,
>     required 3, BAYES_00 -2.60, EXTRA_MPART_TYPE 1.09,
>     HTML_IMAGE_ONLY_24 1.84, HTML_MESSAGE 0.00)
> X-mckerrs-MailScanner-From: pixkmoq at
> my spam score is 3.0 as you can see and the BAYES_00 seems to be the one 
> the brings the score back under 3.
> I'm running MS 4.50.12 and SA 3.1.7 from atrpms repo.
> Any clues ?
> Cheers,
> Brian.


have you got any of the SARE/fred etc rules installed from

have you got razar2/dcc running?

have you got the network tests running so the URI-RBL rules happen?

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


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