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Re: [Bug 6724] DNS Blacklistsreturning purposefully wrong answers as part of Anti-Abuse / Free for Some Policies

From: Axb <axb.lists_at_nospam>
Date: Tue Dec 13 2011 - 17:58:08 GMT
To: dev@spamassassin.apache.org

On 2011-12-13 18:54, bugzilla-daemon@bugzilla.spamassassin.org wrote:
> https://issues.apache.org/SpamAssassin/show_bug.cgi?id=6724
>
> --- Comment #11 from AXB<axb.lists@gmail.com> 2011-12-13 17:54:12 UTC ---
> (In reply to comment #10)
>> score URIBL_BLACK_BLOCKED 0.001
>> score URIBL_GREY_BLOCKED 0.001
>> score URIBL_RED_BLOCK 0.001
>>
>> Wouldn't URIBL_BLACK / URIBL_GREY / URIBL_RED also hit, whenever those hit, due
>> to them being urirhssub rules with "a single decimal or hex" value, so it's
>> checking for a bit mask, not equality?
>> So we'd need scores that negate the scores of the URIBL rules?
>>
>> score URIBL_BLACK_BLOCKED 0 -1.775 0 -1.725
>> score URIBL_GREY_BLOCKED 0 -1.084 0 -0.424
>> score URIBL_RED_BLOCKED -0.001
>
> what I sugegsted above...

"OFFBUG"

has anybody been bitten, lately by URIBL's .255 case?
seems to me there's a lot of noise which started with DNSWL and is
spreading....

afaik, URIBL has a "limit" of 300k queries/day (when it blocked my trap
server) - way more than other BLs