What does X-Spam-Status mean ?

SpamAssassin adds an extra email header such as

These are visible when the a mail client is configured to "show full headers", or a similar option.

The fields are the following:

To find out why a message was classified as spam (got the score it did), check the tests listed.

A list of the rules, short descriptions and assigned scores is at tests. For many rules, a Wiki entry gives more details.

If a message is classed as spam, by default it is attached to a text message that gives the tests failed, points assigned, and short descriptions.

X_Spam_Status (last edited 2012-04-28 00:44:42 by andrew2)