Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-23 Thread Steve Bertrand
Derek Ragona wrote: At 11:43 AM 4/20/2007, Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam.

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-22 Thread jdow
I'd also add to your remarks, Martin, that the list has people who serve as few as one person to one fellow who is mostly quiet these days who quite literally worked on a setup handling over a million addresses. Martin is one of the stalwarts on the group. (I've mostly been quiet for the last

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread jdow
From: Grant Peel [EMAIL PROTECTED] Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up until now we have been

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread Tom Judge
Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up until now we have been employing

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread Grant Peel
Sent: Friday, April 20, 2007 7:44 PM Subject: Re: Anti Spam On Apr 20, 2007, at 11:43 AMApr 20, 2007, Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread Martin Hepworth
Grant I'd look at your SA setup, make sure you're running v 3.1.8 abd have saupdate-ed recently. Also make sure you're running the URI-RBLs, dcc and razor2. Third party rules from www.rulesemporium.com are a must are as is the the imageinfo plugin. You could always ask on the spamassassin

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread Randy Schultz
On Fri, 20 Apr 2007, Derek Ragona spaketh thusly: -} -}If your volume of mail is 5 per day don't use the baracuda. It won't -}keep up. I think this greatly depends on the model. I've not used the 200 but it certainly is a small box. My experience shows the 600 could easily handle this per

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-21 Thread Jack Raats
Hi Grant, I'm using postfix and a very good sets of pcre rules which takes care of more than 90% of all spam. Spamassassin will do the rest. The only spam I receive is on my postmaster account. Postfix uses greylisting, a set of rbl lists and a pcre rule set op the helo check and

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Randy Schultz
On Fri, 20 Apr 2007, Grant Peel spaketh thusly: -}Hi all, -} -}I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. -} -}We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up

RE: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Thomas Mullins
A neighboring school system is using the Barracuda and really like it. Can't comment on the Easyantispam. But, why not just implement your own SA solution? That is what we do. I would be glad to explain our setup. Shane -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

RE: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Philip Hallstrom
Also look into postfix along with policyd-weight (http://www.policyd-weight.org/). That's all I use and I probably get about 2 spam a day... I used to get 40-50... in a nutshell it checks multiple dnsbls and uses a scoring system to block it before you ever get the message body. And it

RE: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread dbetts
I found this article and it helped alot. I rarely have any spam get through. Thee are 2 parts to this so maker sure you goto page 3 and scroll to the bottom of the page for a link to page 2 if you don't want to read this section http://www.crn.com/white-box/188701471?pgno=1 -- Darrell [EMAIL

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Steve Bertrand
Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up until now we have been employing

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Kenny Dail
I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. I work for an ISP with a mix of freeBSD and Linus servers. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up until now

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Kurt Buff
Maia Mailguard - it rocks. Check out the tutorial at purplehat.org. Set it up yourself. On 4/20/07, Grant Peel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Derek Ragona
At 11:43 AM 4/20/2007, Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam. Up until now we have

Re: Anti Spam

2007-04-20 Thread Eric Crist
On Apr 20, 2007, at 11:43 AMApr 20, 2007, Grant Peel wrote: Hi all, I am posting this question here because I know there are alot of ISPs using FreeBSD (including me) and am hoping to get feedback, either directly to me or to the list. We are wrestling (as I am sure many are), with spam.

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-09 Thread Skylar Thompson
On Tue, Jun 08, 2004 at 09:40:28PM -0400, Thomas Farrell wrote: First your going to need a licensed version of sometype of antivirus application you can always get freeB's but they will eventually run out. some of the AV for BSD are panda, kaspersky,. macfee, and Sophos fprot . Both Fprot

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-08 Thread Eric Crist
On Tuesday 08 June 2004 10:35, Chris wrote: Any comments on a good anti-spam app that works with sendmail for a mail server? Yeah, try SpamAssassin. I've been using it since January, and have almost zero SPAM delivered to my inbox now. I think in all that time it has only had one false

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-08 Thread Bernt. H
Chris wrote: Any comments on a good anti-spam app that works with sendmail for a mail server? Yes. You can have a look at messagewall its in the ports. www.messagewall.org Been using it for the past year now and it's works just fine. ___ [EMAIL

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-08 Thread Skylar Thompson
On Tue, Jun 08, 2004 at 10:35:45AM -0500, Chris wrote: Any comments on a good anti-spam app that works with sendmail for a mail server? I'd highly recommend MailScanner (http://www.mailscanner.info) combined with SpamAssassin (http://www.spamassassin.org) and ClamAv (http://www.clamav.net/).

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-08 Thread Thomas Farrell
Yes Mailscanner is good but you may have to jump through hoops to get it to work with BSD . No matter what OS you will still need to install a bunch of perl modules for mailscanner spamassasin. If thats ok with you then they are pretty good. First your going to need a licensed version of

Re: Anti-Spam app for sendmail

2004-06-08 Thread Fernando Gleiser
On Tue, 8 Jun 2004, Thomas Farrell wrote: cpan mods needed. I am using mailmonitor sophos sweep works great I can block files or file extentions types, block subject content, quarantine infected attachments, attempt to clean them. You can go to sophos.com and fill out evalutaions for

RE: anti-spam and mailing lists

2003-11-12 Thread Scott Hiemstra
Looks to me like a manager of that list or server doesn't care for your IP address / hostname or your ISP in general. Coming from the ISP industry, Optima Online is not very ISP friendly when it comes to playing nice with others. I would attempt to contact the list manager off-line or contact