1. Please take a little time for this simple survey! Thank you for participating!
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Dear Pleskians, please read this carefully! New attachments and other rules Thank you!
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Dear Pleskians, I really hope that you will share your opinion in this Special topic for chatter about Plesk in the Clouds. Thank you!
    Dismiss Notice

Plesk and SpamAssassain

Discussion in 'Plesk for Linux - 8.x and Older' started by MFromH, Dec 8, 2008.

  1. MFromH

    MFromH Guest

    0
     
    Hi Forum,

    my server works with SuseLinux 10.0, Plesk 8.4 and SpamAssassin 3.1.3. I know, that these are not the latest versions, but I'm totally new to this server and I don't dare to update yet.

    We receive a lot of spam like "Your Order", "Your E-Mail-Account has been cancelled", "Delivery Status Notification (Failure)", "RE: Message". E-Mail-Headers look like this:

    DomainKey-Status: no signature
    X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.1.3 (2006-06-01) on
    xxxx.xxxxx.xxxxx
    X-Spam-Level:
    X-Spam-Status: No, score=-75.4 required=2.0 tests=BAYES_40,HTML_90_100,
    HTML_IMAGE_ONLY_04,HTML_MESSAGE,HTML_SHORT_LINK_IMG_1,MIME_HTML_ONLY,
    NO_REAL_NAME,URIBL_AB_SURBL,URIBL_JP_SURBL,URIBL_OB_SURBL,URIBL_SBL,
    URIBL_SC_SURBL,URIBL_WS_SURBL,USER_IN_WHITELIST autolearn=no
    version=3.1.3
    DomainKey-Status: no signature
    Received: (qmail 17839 invoked from network); 8 Dec 2008 18:26:28 +0100
    Received: from 226-230.speede.golden.net (216.59.226.230)
    by xxxxx.xx with SMTP; 8 Dec 2008 18:26:27 +0100
    Received-SPF: none (xxxxx.xx: domain at xxxxx.xx does not designate permitted sender hosts)
    To: <xxx@xxx.xx>
    Subject: Delivery Status Notification (Failure)
    From: <xxx@xxx.xx>
    MIME-Version: 1.0
    Importance: High
    Content-Type: text/html
    X-AVK-Virus-Check: AVK 19.1831;F1206

    Here is /etc/mail/spamassassin/local.cf
    rewrite_header subject *****SPAM*****
    required_score 7
    whitelist_from xxxx@xxxx.xx

    Is it possible, to change these settings using Plesk?
    Will any changes on local.cf influence the systemwide behavior of SpamAssassin?
    How can a score become negative (see example above)?

    Thanks in advance for your support.

    --
    Bye for now
    Michael
     
  2. Satoriya

    Satoriya Guest

    0
     
    Hello Michael,

    Spam assassin score settings can be configured on 2 levels:
    On server-wide: Plesk CP > Spam Filter
    /etc/mail/spamassassin/local.cf is changed in accordance.

    and particularly for every mailbox (these settings take precedence):
    Plesk CP > Domains > Mail > mailbox > Spam filter.

    Spam filter settings made is Plesk CP are spread in SpamAssassin configuration on the server.
     
  3. James117

    James117 Guest

    0
     
    Hi, all. I had a similar problem. Thanks a lot for solution.
     
  4. MFromH

    MFromH Guest

    0
     
    @Satoriya
    Yes and no. You can configure blacklist and whitelist and how Q-Mail deals with Spam-Levels. But you can't configure the waste amount of parameters, that determine spamassassins behaviour during E-Mail-check. In particular, you can't configure network options like skip_rbl_checks, use_razor2, use_dcc, use_pyzor.

    Our spamassassin was a "toothless tiger", until I configured these settings manually.
     
Loading...