Change in spam processing

Gionatan Danti g.danti at
Wed Jul 30 10:35:18 CEST 2014

X-Spam-Status and related headers indicate a spamassassin instance 
processing (and classifying) your emails, rather than using bogofilter.

Was spamassassin installed recently? Can you try to uninstall it?


On 30/07/2014 08:51, Stephen Davies wrote:
> Today, amavisd on my mail server changed the way it processes spam.
> Before today, spam headers in clean emails looked like:
> X-Bogosity: Ham, tests=bogofilter, spamicity=0.000000, version=1.2.4
> X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at
> because I have configured it to use bogofilter as it's spam filter.
> Emails detected as spam by bogofilter were quarantined and never hit an
> inbox.
> Today, the headers have changed to:
> X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at
> for clean emails and
> X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at
> X-Spam-Flag: YES
> X-Spam-Score: 3.354
> X-Spam-Level: ***
> X-Spam-Status: Yes, score=3.354 tagged_above=0 required=3
>      tests=[ALL_TRUSTED=-1, HTML_MESSAGE=0.001,
>      autolearn=no autolearn_force=no
> for what it thinks is spam (but isn't).
> I have not touched the amavisd configuration since February last year
> and amavisd has not been updated since last month.
> What else can have changed?
> Cheers and thanks,
> Stephen

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