[MlMt] Spam Score

Benny Kjær Nielsen mailinglist at freron.com
Mon Jun 24 05:38:05 EDT 2019

On 24 Jun 2019, at 6:47, Philip Paeps wrote:

> On 2019-06-23 21:29:10 (+0530), David E. Labovitz wrote:
>> What is “Spam Score”, where does it come from, and what is the 
>> significance of the sign (+/-)?
> It comes from any number of headers inserted by popular spam filters.  
> Negative scores indicate more "hammy" messages while messages that 
> score positive are more likely to be spam.

Also, you might want to use ⌥⌘U to see the original header(s) from 
which the value was taken. It could include a lot of details about how 
the score was computed (which is all happening on the server and not in 


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