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sr #2379: change spam filters: whitelist from hitting 'RBL: Envelope sender in' rule

Submitted by:  Iurii Chernyi <crab>
Submitted on:  Fri Jul 10 08:39:05 2009  
Category: Mail and Mailing-ListPriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 3 - NormalStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: OpenOperating System: Any / Non-Specific

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Fri Jul 10 08:39:05 2009, original submission:

Right now, is in 'RBL: Envelope sender in'.

This gives a message 1.7 spam points.
This means, that a message with 10-20% html markup (which gives additional 1.4 spam points) is very likely to be stopped by GNA spam filters - as only 0.2 points more are needed to push it over the 3.3 points needed to qualify as spam.

For example of legitimate mail blocked by GNA spam filter for this reason, see
Note that this message comes from an address known to GNA ( )

False positives (Such messages being incorrectly marked as spam), disturb the developers and cause various problems.

Therefore, I propose to change spam filters in the following way:
whitelist from hitting 'RBL: Envelope sender in' rule
2) give mails from registered GNA users better chance of going through the spam filters.

Iurii Chernyi <crab>


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