Sophos Antivirus...

Kevin Spicer kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Tue Jul 8 19:56:33 IST 2003

>Approximate cost?  Didn't see that listed anywhere, though might have
>missed it.

If you're looking to save money Sophos won't be your choice!

>It seems that they put out a new "version" monthly, or as needed.  The
>MailScanner script (or at least the instructions on the MS web page for
>tarball install) indicate that a daily cron job can be used to update
>critter.  I have the impression though, that I'd still have to do a
>install of the new IDE files.  Is that correct?

MailScanner does hourly updates of all definitions, but Sophos release a
new engine every three months, theres a script somewhere on the MS site
to automate this too.

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