[rfc-dist] RFC 3685 on SIEVE Email Filtering: Spamtest and VirusTest Extensions

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        RFC 3685

        Title:      SIEVE Email Filtering: Spamtest and VirusTest
                    Extensions
        Author(s):  C. Daboo
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       February 2004
        Mailbox:    daboo@cyrusoft.com
        Pages:      9
        Characters: 17436
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-daboo-sieve-spamtest-04.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3685.txt


The SIEVE mail filtering language "spamtest" and "virustest"
extensions permit users to use simple, portable commands for spam
and virus tests on email messages.  Each extension provides a new
test using matches against numeric 'scores'.  It is the
responsibility of the underlying SIEVE implementation to do the
actual checks that result in values returned by the tests.  

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for
the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions
for improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the
"Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the
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Joyce K. Reynolds and Sandy Ginoza
USC/Information Sciences Institute

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