Block mail attachments for some users.

Julian Field mailscanner at
Tue Oct 29 09:44:49 GMT 2002

At 08:46 29/10/2002, you wrote:
>I am using mailscanner 3.23-3 version.
>I wanted to know if there is some option present in
>mailscanner ,which will allow only certain users to
>send attachments and block other users.
>For eg, I would like to allow only managers in my
>organization to send .doc attachments and block the
>other users from sending .doc attachments.

In Version 4 you can specify different "filename.rules.conf" files for
different users, and you should be able to even specify multiple files for
different users.

Unfortunately you can't do that in version 3.
Julian Field                Teaching Systems Manager
jkf at         Dept. of Electronics & Computer Science
Tel. 023 8059 2817          University of Southampton
                             Southampton SO17 1BJ

More information about the MailScanner mailing list