DOS and Oversized Zip

Stephe Campbell campbell at CNPAPERS.COM
Wed Feb 25 18:36:42 GMT 2004

Is the clamav.conf used at all when called from MailScanner? If it is, what
are the main things to be adjusting. I just let mine run with the default
configuration, and it seems to do fine.

Steve Campbell
campbell at
Charleston Newspapers

----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve Thomas" <lists at STHOMAS.NET>
Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2004 1:18 PM
Subject: Re: DOS and Oversized Zip

> On Wed, Feb 25, 2004 at 10:06:53AM -0700, MailScanner Mailbox is rumored
to have said:
> >
> > Or.... am I even looking at the right option, I am still getting more
> > "Denial of Service attack in message!" messages then I should be.
> >
> I think the option you're looking for is ArchiveMaxCompressionRatio. It's
a newer option, so you should make sure you're using the latest clamav.
> --
> "The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him
absolutely no good."
> - Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

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