Maximum Notifications Limit

Joe Baker joebaker at DCRESEARCH.COM
Thu Feb 5 02:09:07 GMT 2004

There should be a maximum number of virus infection notifications sent
per day value.  After so many infection bounce notifications, the system
should stop sending them.  Otherwise our messages that alert "senders"
that they have sent a virus infected message could bring the Internet
to it's knees.  Typically, I register a new virus as "silent" in the
configurations right away.  Here's an interesting article on the

Joe Baker <joebaker at>
Digital Communications Research, Inc.

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