Email Statistics

Phil Udel Phil.Udel at
Fri Feb 29 19:17:09 GMT 2008

YA.  I thought I would turn SA off for one day just so they could see how
good of a job I am doing  lol 

-----Original Message-----
From: mailscanner-bounces at
[mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Glenn Steen
Sent: Friday, February 29, 2008 3:42 AM
To: MailScanner discussion
Subject: Re: Email Statistics

On 28/02/2008, Gareth <list-mailscanner at> wrote:
> Oops I though you meant the spam detection rate and not the overall  
> percentage of spam you receive.
>  I think we receive about 40% spam but I do have the spamhaus RBL  
> configured in postfix which rejects about 80% of spam before receipt.
At which point one can start looking at ones pflogsumm stats and combining
with the MW figures...:-).
That's what I do, when reporting to "the powers that be"... Relevant for
them to know exactly how protected they are:-). And put a stop to the
whining about the occasional FN.

-- Glenn
email: glenn < dot > steen < at > gmail < dot > com
work: glenn < dot > steen < at > ap1 < dot > se
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