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spamd is using a LOT of CPU credits on my AWS EC2 instance

I've got a EC2 micro instance on AWS and running spamassassin. It's been consistently using about 0.5 CPU credits within a 5 minute period lately. (This means that my CPU is running at 50% over a 5 ...
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Did I install 2 versions of spamassassin on Ubuntu 14.04?

Now I have been struggling to install spamassassin. As a new user of linux I'm trying to make sense of information the Ubuntu system gives me. Command getent passwd returns among others: debian-spamd:...
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How to reliably configure custom Spamassassin rules with Amavisd (on Ubuntu)

I've used Amavisd with Spamassassin for years... my configuration used to 'work' (though it may never have been "right") now, it appears as if /etc/spamassassin/local.cf configuration is ignored when ...
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Spamassassin does not start on ubuntu server

After installing Spamassassin on my Ubuntu server, spamassassin does not start. In the past I once had it running, then deinstalled it. Perhaps there is something left of this install that blocks it ...
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Can Spamassassin be made to advise match details in description

I have a number of Spamassassin rules which use simple regex. Normally this regex is matching something like /(opt1|opt2|opt3)/i When a rule matches, is there a way I can include the matched code ...
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Installing Spamassassin on CentOS - no external emails come in

I've installing Spamassassin on CentOS 7, with postfix and dovecot. Local mails work fine- but no external emails (other than my domain) come in. I disabled Spamassassin; all worked fine again. The ...
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Thunderbird Message Filter Doesn't “Run Now” (Spam Assassin)

A cPanel email account had a ton of spam in it, so I downloaded everything to Thunderbird to try to filter out all the junk. I now have a local folder in Thunderbird that has a ton of unfiltered spam ...
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“Procmail” component of getmail - spamassassin - procmail - mu4e

I'm a newbie trying to work out the following mail solution on a laptop where I'm the only user: getmail - spamassassin - procmail - mu4e (an emacs mail program) Right now I'm succeeding at ...
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Add custom SpamAssassin rules to e-mail header

Is there a way to configure SpamAssassin to show any custom rules that an e-mail matches in the incoming headers, as the built-in rules do? For example, I have the following: Content analysis ...
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How to block spam email by subject in zimbra

How can I block spam email by subject? I did tried following this, but it doesn't work. It uses custom_header_checks and define some parameters, I did try such parameters and restart the services but ...
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Spam filtering on a VPS at SMTP using WHM

CENTOS 5.10 i686 xenpv – server WHM 11.44.1 (build 18) I am addressing this problem: I have a VPS set up as MX for several of my domains. The e-mail for these domains are just aliases to other mail ...
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Strange emails in postfix queue

Currently I am not sending any emails, I have postfix and dovecot installed but in the in the postfix mail queue I see strange emails almost every minute, i dont know from where is this spam ...
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Disable Clamav / Amavis / SA in Postfix on Debian

I would like to disable Clamav / Amavis / SpamAssasin in Postfix on Debian Squeeze 6.0.8 as I have I outsourced my AV to other server. I tried commenting content_filter and receive_override_options ...
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Reject forged emails with spamassassin from own email address

Lately I've been receiving ~10 emails per day from myself. It's my own domain hosted on my own server (at home). I'm running openpanel and spamassassin. How can I configure spamassassin to block such ...
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How to integrate Thunderbird with SpamAssassin running on the server?

I'm trying to integrate SpamAssassin running on a server with Thunderbird. Basically I need to be able to select several emails in Thunderbird and send them back to SpamAssassin for training, either ...
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How to stop demonize version of spamd

Recently i use the demonize version of spamassasing (spamd) en Centos In some circumstances i need to stop the deamon. My question is about the best way to do that. I'm used to stop the mailserver ...
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How do I raise the SmarterMail maximum scanning size for a message?

I've got this one spammer sending really lengthy spam. They're brilliant, these guys are top notch and I'd suggest anyone who wants to spam the hell out well configured spamassassin protected boxes ...
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Using sa-learn on already filtered mails?

To have spamassasin working correctly you need to train it: feeding it ham and spam messages. But what happens when you feed it spam messages which have already been processed? And by that I mean: ...