Welcome to the Spastic web site!
Current Version: 3.3.1
SPASTIC is an easy to use, but powerful, set of e-mail filters to deal with Unsolicited Commercial E-mail (UCE), aka spam, using the most excellent procmail program. It is based on SPAST originally created by Chrissy LeMaire and was been reborn with some new features as SPASTIC.
note: Spastic was designed for Linux, and other Unix-Like systems. Windows users, please move along, nothing to see here.
Some of the nice features are:
Documentation is available in english and portuguese (slightly outdated).
Here is a sample report created with the rotate-spam script included with Spastic. The script can be automated with cron to produce a report every day, week, or whatever schedule you want.
SPASTIC REPORT SPASTIC ate 345 e-mails for the following reasons: 232 Rejected by Content-Type 64 Not allowed destination 17 Rejected by From 12 Rejected by Subject 8 Rejected by Body 7 From address in a bad format 4 Null Subject 1 No MX record for domain END OF SPASTIC REPORT
Thanks for visiting the SPASTIC site! Comments and suggestions welcome.
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