New Sophos and PDF Problems

Mark Nienberg mark at TIPPINGMAR.COM
Fri Nov 7 23:58:20 GMT 2003

>From a message Julian wrote on Aug 8, 2003:

This setting should cover the problems I have seen:
Allowed Sophos Error Messages = "corrupt", "0x80040202"

Sophos is up to v 3.75A now, but I'm not sure that they have worked out the PDF
problem fully yet.


On 7 Nov 2003 at 14:39, Steve Evans wrote:

> First of all I already have the line:
> Allowed Sophos Error Messages = corrupt format not supported
> in MailScanner.conf
> While I was out earlier this week a problem appeared with PDF files
> being listed as un-scannable.  I'm still trying to get the exact message
> the users are getting.  In my maillog though I get lines like the
> following.
> Nov  7 12:25:58 mx MailScanner[22683]: Could not check
> ./hA7KPYi23011/ReimbursementReq.pdf (unexpected error [0x80040202])
> Anyone know what's going on?  I'm on version 3.73 with IDE's totaling
> 84277 viruses.  (they're updated hourly, so the latest ones).
> Steve Evans
> SDSU Foundation

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