Josie Walls wrote:
> Hello,
>
> Would this group agree that requiring 5 hits in order to classify an email
> as spam is too conservative a number?
>
> I suspect ISPs have their filter settings at 3 or less.
>
> Any insight would be appreciated.
>


I'm an ISP and we use 5 to mark and 10 to reject at smtp time (not
bounce, smtp reject 551).

Regards,

Rick