[Mimedefang] Re: Spamassassin and white-lists

David Erickson erickson+mimedefang at mddsg.com
Sat Feb 15 01:54:00 EST 2003

I noticed that the version i began with for Mimedefang and spamassassin
wasn't the current one so I upgraded to the latest stuff just before my
implementation.  Thanks for your helpful information.. And now i see there
is a new mimedefang to test and upgrade to ;-)

David Erickson, CCSA
erickson at mddsg.com

> At 5:02 AM 2/14/2003, "David Erickson" <erickson+mimedefang at mddsg.com>
> wrote:
>>Okay I thought I read the white-list functionality doesn't work when
>> run in conjunction with mimedefang.
> It's the auto-whitelist that doesn't work when run through
> mimedefang.  Manually-defined whitelists and blacklists (including the
> defaults in 60-whitelist.cf) do still work.
> Note also:  If you are using an older version of SpamAssassin (older
> than  2.4) you should really upgrade; the default whitelists were fairly
> easy to  fake in older versions, since it only checked the return
> address
> (whitelist_from).  Newer versions verify it against the Received headers
>  (whitelist_from_rcvd).
> Kelson Vibber
> SpeedGate Communications <www.speed.net>
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