open spam offensive
2007-11-06 20:09 i1314 [permalink]
Though SpamFilter''''s exist that effectively take out most of unsollicited mail (either with BlackList''''s, algorhythms or a combination), it is a continuously evolving effort to fine-tune them to keep the ham apart from the spam.
What if there was a spam-filter-platform that depends on a series of modules to help decide for each message if it's unwanted or not, but also keeps a score per module. Modules get listed on a/the website, optionally with:
Modules are built on a straight-forward API, and are posted to the website to get listed. Once listed, administrators can select (new) modules from the website, or remove modules that perform less than expected, fine-tune decision weight per module, etc.