Automated twitter compilation up to 27 December 2015

Arbitrary tweets made by TheGingerDog up to 27 December 2015

email spam

Testing Amavis … (mini_sendmail)

Note to self … if you need to pass a “doctored” email into Amavis, that’s running as a daemon on the local computer, without it going IN through Postfix (and getting mangled) ….

php spam

WordPress comment spam post fail

While trying to block spam posts on a forum, I noticed this gem. No doubt someone’s spam sending program has failed, just a little….


Amavis / SpamAssassin

SpamAssassin Some random bits and pieces related to SpamAssassin and Amavis

exim linux

exim + spamassassin subject rewriting on symbiosis

One customer of mine has an Bytemark Symbiosis based exim mailserver which uses SpamAssassin. It works pretty well – however the : rewrite_header Subject *****SPAM***** directive in spamassassin (/etc/spamassassin/ seemed to be being ignored – and the only effect of the mail being classified as spam is/was a couple of additional headers added (X-Spam-Status: spam). […]