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Spam related services interface

Project Description

A library to verify whether an url has been classified as spam

Supports:

  • SpamHaus zen
  • Surbl multi

Planned:

  • PhishTank

For any further information, you can watch the tutorial here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anwy2MPT5RE

Install

From PyPI (stable):

pip install spam-blocklists

From Github (unstable):

pip install git+git://github.com/fmarani/spam.git#egg=spam-blocklists

Use

Spamhaus:

>>> from spam.spamhaus import SpamHausChecker
>>> checker = SpamHausChecker()

# google.com is a good domain
>>> checker.is_spam("http://www.google.com/search?q=food")
False

# this domain does not exist
>>> checker.is_spam("http://buyv1agra.com/")
Traceback (most recent call last):
    ...
DomainInexistentException

# this is a scam
>>> checker.is_spam("http://mihouyuan.com/login.htm")
True

Surbl:

>>> from spam.surbl import SurblChecker
>>> checker = SurblChecker()

# google.com test
>>> checker.is_spam("http://www.google.com/search?q=food")
False

# spamhaus says it is spam, surbl does not
>>> checker.is_spam("http://mihouyuan.com/login.htm")
False

# test endpoint for surbl
>>> checker.is_spam("http://surbl-org-permanent-test-point.com/")
True

Contribute

Clone and install testing dependencies:

pip install -r requirements.txt

Ensure tests pass:

./runtests.sh
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