Re: Phishing rules?
Randy <email@example.com> writes:
> Micah Anderson wrote:[color=green]
>> Sadly, I do not have an example I can share at the moment, as I
>> typically delete them in a rage after training my bayes filter on
>> them. However, I am looking for any suggestions of other things I can
>> turn on... in particular, are there rules that people have created that
>> look for certain keywords where the body is asking for your
>> account/password information?
> Report these and maybe they will add something that catches them. If
> one wanted to, they can get any mail the want through your filters if
> they are good and don't use things that trigger the rules.[/color]
Report them where exactly?
Here is an example one I received recently, note the hideously low bayes
score on this one, caused it to autolearn as ham even, grr.
From [email]firstname.lastname@example.org[/email] Fri Oct 31 20:00:45 2008
X-Spam-Checker-Version: SpamAssassin 3.2.5 (2008-06-10) on spamd2.riseup.net
X-Spam-Status: No, score=-3.6 required=5.0 tests=BAYES_00,RCVD_IN_DNSWL_LOW
Received: from mx1.riseup.net (unknown [10.8.0.3])
by cormorant.riseup.net (Postfix) with ESMTP id 58BFA19581F7
for <email@example.com>; Fri, 31 Oct 2008 20:00:40 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from master.debian.org (master.debian.org [188.8.131.52])
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for <firstname.lastname@example.org>; Fri, 31 Oct 2008 20:00:39 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from cat.cybersurf.net ([184.108.40.206] helo=cat.cia.com)
by master.debian.org with esmtp (Exim 4.63)
for [email]email@example.com[/email]; Sat, 01 Nov 2008 03:00:38 +0000
Received: from reef.cybersurf.com ([220.127.116.11])
by cat.cia.com with esmtp (Exim 4.50)
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by webmail.3web.com (IMP) with HTTP
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Date: Sat, 1 Nov 2008 14:00:30 +1100
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