[Mimedefang] First two headers not written to INPUTMSG

David F. Skoll dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Tue Jul 23 12:19:07 EDT 2002

On 23 Jul 2002, James B. Huber wrote:

> Guess I'd like to offer a comment on RBL's....

> We process around 2 million emails a business day. Of
> that 1.25 -> 1.5 million are SPAM/UCE. Using a RBL,
> we drop over 80% of the SPAM/UCE up-front

Whoah!  I didn't realize it was that bad.  Are you an ISP?

>   If you have ANY amount of volume, and don't want to
> open for DoS on your mail just due to volume and SA
> overload, then running an RBL "up-front" makes huge
> sense.

OK; thanks for the correction.  Do you use MIMEDefang on your
scanning boxes? :-)



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