new spam getting through

Jim Barber jim.barber at
Fri Dec 3 01:35:42 GMT 2010

On 2/12/2010 8:01 PM, Steve Freegard wrote:
> Try my short URL decoder plug-in that I wrote for SA:
> You'll need to add x(dot)co to the shortener list though; the other 
> defaults should work fine.
> Put both files in /etc/mail/spamassassin and restart MailScanner to 
> get SA to start using the new plugin.
> This will allow SA to 'see' the decoded URI and check it against URI 
> blacklists or local 'uri' rules, so you have plenty of options to 
> start blocking these.
> Regards,
> Steve.

Thank you! :)

I've been getting a lot of the same sort of emails with encoded short 
URLs slipping in in the past week or so.
This plugin should go a long way towards stopping them.

Jim Barber
DDI Health

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