SpamAssassin Rule: HABEAS_CHECKED

Standard description: Habeas Checked


The IP address of the sender was checked by Return Path, an online reputation accreditor. An DNS lookup is made using the DNSBL service provided by to determine the assigned "Permission Level" of the sender. The value for this rule is from 60 to 99.

This rule has an insignificant effect on the score, compared to HABEAS_ACCREDITED_COI and HABEAS_ACCREDITED_SOI.

Further Info

The default scores for this rule can be found in the online list of tests.

Spam sent from a Safelisted IP address should be reported to .


The Safelist program was originally operated by Habeas, which was purchased by Return Path in 2008.


Rules/HABEAS_CHECKED (last edited 2009-09-20 23:17:00 by localhost)