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Re: Barracuda Networks Spam Firewall

  • From: Eric A. Hall
  • Date: Wed May 19 18:30:41 2004


On 5/19/2004 5:12 PM, James Couzens (jcouzens@6o4.ca) wrote:

> On Tue, 2004-05-18 at 21:49, Eric A. Hall wrote:
> 
>> There's one rule that will wipe out ~90% of spam, but nobody seems to
>> have written it yet.
>> 
>> if URL IP addr is in China then score=100
      ^^^

not connection address, not domain 'owner', but URL->Hostname->IP_ADDR

What's most interesting about the half-dozen accusations of xenophobia
I've received (off-list and on) is that they've almost all come from
foreigners. I promise not to read anything into that. Really.

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