Change request - prohibited vs infected

Furnish, Trever G TGFurnish at HERFF-JONES.COM
Thu Jul 24 22:45:33 IST 2003

Um, ditto. :-)

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Paul [mailto:zen23003 at ZEN.CO.UK]
>Sent: Tuesday, July 22, 2003 3:56 AM
>Subject: Change request - prohibited vs infected
>Various file types are listed in filetype.rules.conf.  The
>problem I have is
>that these files trigger a virus warning message when in fact these are
>simply prohibited file types.  So too, the message header gets
>"X-MailScanner: Found to be infected" inserted into it.
>The same is true of prohibited file names (as specified in
>What brought this to my attention was the default ban on movie files in
>filetype.rules.conf .  These, unlike .pif, .scr and .exe etc are rarely
>What I'd like to have is the ability to specify a different value for
>"X-MailScanner:" for prohibited file types and names, eg,
>"Prohibited file
>type" and "Prohibited file name".

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