content filtering not working
Problem reported by dean brown - September 1, 2015 at 6:37 AM
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I'm trying to use Content Filtering to delete email that contains a name. Someone is using my email address to send mail and I'm getting the Delivery Failures. I want to delete these delivery failures before getting them at my inbox. I set the Filter to:
-Anywhere in message
-Contains specific words or phrases (contains): leonora stiedemann (PS - I put it in with Proper case but when I edit it, it is all lower case)
-Delete Message
 
I still receive these messages. Here is one below:
 
 
 
Hi. This is the qmail-send program at server.emperorpenguin.net.
I'm afraid I wasn't able to deliver your message to the following addresses.
This is a permanent error; I've given up. Sorry it didn't work out.
 
This address no longer accepts mail.
 
--- Below this line is a copy of the message.
 
Return-Path: <dbrown@netsell.com>
Received: (qmail 40015 invoked from network); 1 Sep 2015 08:36:03 -0500
Received: from 85.105.171.164.static.ttnet.com.tr (HELO netsell.com) (85.105.171.164)
  by server.emperorpenguin.net with SMTP; 1 Sep 2015 08:36:02 -0500
Received: from netsell.com (langosh [127.0.0.1])
              by netsell.com (Postfix) with ESMTP id Z7yNxuOL3A
              for <aa861ca2@dynamitedonkey.com>; Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:29:38 +0200 (CEST)
Received: by netsell.com (Postfix, from userid 5001)
              id GsZfWnxiaf; Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:29:38 +0200 (CEST)
Received: from [370.1566.1352.011] (f7b9:9d06:7ec3:bb64:df48:abe9:e0b1:abc3.QIDRJO5hj.watsicahegmann.org [f7b9:9d06:7ec3:bb64:df48:abe9:e0b1:abc3])
              by netsell.com (Postfix) with ESMTPA id CSaiQKorbt
              for <aa861ca2@dynamitedonkey.com>; Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:29:38 +0200 (CEST)
From: "Leonora Stiedemann" <dbrown@netsell.com>
Subject: Private message notification 61533
Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:27:38 +0200
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/mixed;
 boundary="------------------------060109040101090600080404"
 
This is a multi-part message in MIME format.
--------------------------060109040101090600080404
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8; format=flowed
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
 
You've received a private message. Please open the attached to view it.
 
Leonora Stiedemann
Principal Solutions Supervisor
home: 942-244-3698
work: 1-645-094-2532
twitter: @dbrown
skype: dbrown
messenger: dbrown
--------------------------060109040101090600080404
Content-Type: application/x-zip-compressed; name="8999812871_Wolf-Wintheiser_Leonora Stiedemann.zip"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64
Content-Disposition: attachment;
 filename="8999812871_Wolf-Wintheiser_Leonora Stiedemann.zip"

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You might need to add in wildcards and put an asterisk * before and after that text.
I would caution you on making a filter like that though.  Maybe its good that it is not working.
 
- is Leonora Stiedemann the spammers name ?
 
If not,
If you are only looking for it to contain your name, then if you send a response to someone, and then they respond back to you... it will also contain your name in the body.  your filter (if i am reading what you did properly) would delete it too.
 
You might need or want to set up more matching criteria.
maybe search for "*Wolf-Wintheiser_Leonora Stiedemann.zip*"

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dean brown Replied
It should be able to catch the spammers name by just matching what I've put in (it occurs a few times in the body)

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