Spam Assassin

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Spam Assassin

http://spamassassin.apache.org/
Tests mail headers and body texts to detect spam

SpamAssassin is a mail filter that uses heuristic tests on mail headers and body text to identify spam. Mail can then be optionally tagged as spam for later filtering using the user's own mail user-agent application. The program has a command line tool to perform filtering, as well as Mail::SpamAssassin, a set of Perl modules which implement a Mail::Audit plugin; this lets SpamAssassin be used in a Mail::Audit filter or in a spam-protection proxy POP/IMAP server.

Documentation

User README available from http://spamassassin.taint.org/dist/README


Download

Download version 3.4.1 (stable)
released on 30 April 2015

VCS Checkout

:pserver@anonymous@cvs.spamassassin.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/spamassassin

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
PerlJanet Casey15 November 2001



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Justin Mason Maintainer
See for a complete list Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=25457
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/Spamassassin-talk


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useMail_Audit
Required to useNet_DNS (http://www.fuhr.org/~mfuhr/perldns/)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 January 2017.



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