troubleshooting Question

Does outgoing doesn't subject to anti-spam check?

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This is a 2-Exchange servers 2007; one hosting mailbox/CAS/Hub transport, and the other Edge transport server. Recently, a lot users complaint that they receiving a lot of spams. Anti-spam feature is only setup on edge-transport server. On this server, I open exchange management shell, and type:

      get-agentlog -startdate "10/22/2009 00:01am" -enddate "10/22/2009 11:59pm" > C:\agentlog_22102009.txt

I found that quite a lot of mail recipients that the backend exchange server (with ip: 10.176.0.44) sent are either problematic or non-exist. Pls see the excerpt of one of the entry from the above log:

   Timestamp       : 10/22/2009 6:09:16 PM
SessionId       : 08CC210F7AF1C2A5
IPAddress       : 10.176.0.44
MessageId       : <c66e98b5-5016-47b2-8194-5635be456136>
P1FromAddress   : <>
P2FromAddresses : {administrator@abc.com}
Recipients      : {eloquently34@questionable_domain.com}
Agent           : Content Filter Agent
Event           : OnEndOfData
Action          : AcceptMessage
SmtpResponse    :
Reason          : SCL
ReasonData      : not available: policy is disabled.
Diagnostics     :

I just don't understand why the reasondata Is: not available: policy is disabled.? Does it means that outgoing mails from backend exchange server (with ip 10.176.0.44) doesn't subject to antispam check? I believe the above entry is related to so many spams receiving day-by-day.

Pls enlighten.
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