high spam score value

Daniel Maher daniel.maher at ubisoft.com
Tue Jun 26 17:14:40 IST 2007

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at lists.mailscanner.info [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at lists.mailscanner.info] On Behalf Of Wendi Whitsett
> Sent: June 25, 2007 11:22 AM
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> Subject: high spam score value
> What's a good value for 'high spamassassin score' ?
> The default is 10 but that may be a bit too high.  Anyone have any
> experience with these scoring/actions...
> thks

I set "spam" (tag and deliver) as 6, and "high score" (discard) at 12.  Works fine for my (large, multi-national) corporation, since we'd rather err on the side of letting spam through.  If you're setting scores for personal use, I'd make them way lower... 

 °v°  Daniel Maher
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