[Mailman-Users] How to stop spam emails
spyropolymiadis at kromestudios.com
Mon Dec 10 06:57:58 CET 2007
Ive got it working with spamassassin just fine,
It gets spam checked as soon as its received by postfix, then it passes on to the mailman software - where non dropped spam gets checked again
I just have X-Spam-Flag: YES = discard (or hold for moderation in some more important lists) in my spam settings and for it not to accept mail from non list members (unless it's a public list) - ontop of that postfix does rbl checks etc and drops most spam now before it even hits spamassassin for checking..
Its worked a treat thus far..
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailman-users-bounces+spyropolymiadis=kromestudios.com at python.org
> bounces+spyropolymiadis=kromestudios.com at python.org] On Behalf Of Cyndi
> Sent: Monday, 10 December 2007 4:19 PM
> To: mark at msapiro.net
> Cc: cyndi at tikvah.com; mailman-users at python.org
> Subject: Re: [Mailman-Users] How to stop spam emails
> Date: Sun, 9 Dec 2007 21:21:01 -0800
> From: Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>
> Cyndi Norwitz wrote:
> >There is nothing called spam filters in privacy options.
> In the admin interface, there should be four sub-pages under Privacy
> Yeah, duh, somehow I missed that :)
> Does list mail (received posts) have any SpamAssassin headers, e.g.
> X-Spam-Status:, X-Spam-Flag:, X-Spam-Level:.
> Not taht I can see. Here's a sample header from a spam attempted post:
> Received: from b.mx.sonic.net (b.mx.sonic.net [18.104.22.168])
> by listman.sonic.net (8.13.8.Beta0-Sonic/8.13.7) with ESMTP
> for <immune at listman.sonic.net>; Tue, 4 Dec 2007
> Received: from fedmail.FEDMAIL (22.214.171.124.nw.nuvox.net
> by b.mx.sonic.net (8.13.8.Beta0-Sonic/8.13.7) with ESMTP id
> for <immune at sonic.net>; Tue, 4 Dec 2007 22:26:41 -0800
> Message-Id: <200712050626.lB56Qchx002626 at b.mx.sonic.net>
> Received: from fedmail (126.96.36.199.nw.nuvox.net [188.8.131.52]) by
> fedmail.FEDMAIL with SMTP (Microsoft Exchange Internet Mail
> Service Version 5.5.2653.13)
> id YFVARF1L; Wed, 5 Dec 2007 01:10:37 -0500
> Date: Wed, 05 Dec 2007 01:10:36 -0500
> From: Prime Vendor<fedmail at fedmail.prime-vendor.com>
> Sender: fedmail at fedmail.prime-vendor.com
> Reply-to: fedmail at fedmail.prime-vendor.com
> Subject: Hello JAMES FELDMAN
> To: immune at sonic.net
> X-Sonic-SB-IP-RBLs: IP RBLs .
> Mailman-Users mailing list
> Mailman-Users at python.org
> Mailman FAQ: http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-mm.py
> Searchable Archives: http://www.mail-archive.com/mailman-
> Unsubscribe: http://mail.python.org/mailman/options/mailman-
> Security Policy: http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/faqw-
This message and its attachments may contain legally privileged or confidential information. This message is intended for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed. If you are not the addressee indicated in this message, or the employee or agent responsible for delivering the message to the intended recipient, you may not copy or deliver this message or its attachments to anyone. Rather, you should permanently delete this message and its attachments and kindly notify the sender by reply e-mail. Any content of this message and its attachments, which does not relate to the official business of the sending company must be taken not to have been sent or endorsed by the sending company or any of its related entities. No warranty is made that the e-mail or attachment(s) are free from computer virus or other defect.
More information about the Mailman-Users