[imp] Limiting # of recipients per time period
webadmin at ualberta.ca
Wed Aug 20 16:33:24 UTC 2008
On Aug 20, 2008, at 9:30 AM, Michael Rubinsky wrote:
> Quoting Chris Lafty <clafty at stlawu.edu>:
>> A client's account became compromised and a spammer sent out over
>> 4,000 messages before I got in Monday morning and saw that my spam
>> alert script detected the incident. I wrote a script because this
>> is the 5th or 6th time this has happened. One of the new features
>> of IMP is the ability to limit the number of recipients over a time
>> period. I've set this up. However, I don't see where you can set
>> the actual limiting numbers. I see "limit_period" and "threshold"
>> which is the # of days we keep old log entries. How does this work?
>> I found a mention of max_recipients and max_timelimit perm in http://bugs.horde.org/ticket/4387
>> Is there a document out there I can read. I've been search for too
> I believe that this is setup in the permissions interface.
That's correct. The only thing I haven't figured out yet is how to
take someone OFF the blocked list if we need to (ie not a spammer).
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