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The Perfect SpamSnake - Ubuntu Jeos 9.10

Apr 25, 2010, 23:04 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Falko Timme for this link. ]

"Postfix w/Bayesian Filtering and Anti-Backscatter (Relay Recipients), Apache, Mysql, Dnsmasq, MailScanner (Spamassassin, ClamAV, Pyzor, Razor, DCC-Client), MailWatch, SPF Checks, FuzzyOcr, Sanesecurity Signatures, SQLGrey, KAM, Scamnailer, FireHOL (Iptables Firewall), Relay Recipients, Webmin (Optional), Outgoing Disclaimer with alterMIME (Optional)

"This tutorial shows how to set up an Ubuntu Jeos based server as a spamfilter in Gateway mode. In the end, you will have a SpamSnake Gateway which will relay clean emails to your MTA. You will also be able to view your incoming queue, train your SpamSnake and carry out a few more advanced operations via MailWatch.

"I cannot offer any guarantees that this will work for you, the same way it's working for me.

"I will use the following software:
• Web Server: Apache 2 with PHP 5
• Database Server: MySQL 5.1.37
• Mail Server: Postfix v2.6.5
• Caching DNS Server: Dnsmasq v2.50
• MailScanner: MailScanner v4.78
• MailWatch: MailWatch v1.0.4

"Credit goes to the guys at HowToForge and the developers of MailScanner, MailWatch, Clamav, Apache, Mysql and Postfix."

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