Blocking Spam

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Mon Aug 20 10:11:03 IST 2007


If you can put up the entire message (headers and all) on a pastebin or web page and then let us know the location we can run through our system and let you know which rules fired for us..

Also let us know what versions of MailScanner and Spamassassin you're running as well.. ta

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

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Carl Werner
> Sent: 20 August 2007 10:00
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: Blocking Spam
> Hi All,
> My Mailscanner gateway is letting quite a bit of spam emails of the
> following format through. Any ideas on how to effectively block them?
> Ex 1
> Do you think my bra is too tight. Maybe I should take it off. let me know
> what you think.
> Ex 2
> Subject: My EX-boyfriend took these of me in bed. Do you think he misses
> me.
> click
> Ex 3
> I cant believe you talked me into taking these pictures, hehe. I hope you
> like em.
> Thank you.
> Carl
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> dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
> believed to be clean.
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