stuff getting through my spam filter
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Wed Sep 6 21:47:45 CEST 2006
On Wed, 6 Sep 2006, Luke Vanderfluit wrote:
LV> Hi All.
LV> I'm sure some of you have probably been hit by this.
LV> I have a spam filter (popfile) that tags spam with 'Subject: [Spam]'
LV> Recently some clever hackers have sent me emails that procmail puts in
LV> my Inbox despite them having that header.
Don't ascribe magical powers to senders of junk. What is the procmail
recipe that you think should be picking up that header? Why isn't it
working? Show it to us, together with a copy of the header as procmail
Ironically, you message was filtered as spam by one of my old recipes -
too high a proportion of ampersands in the message body. Spam Assassin
did far better and gave your message a negative score.
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