New virus outbreak

Kevin Spicer kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Mon Jan 26 22:36:04 GMT 2004

On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 22:29, Jeff Falgout wrote:
> Is there anything wrong with this?
> deny    \.[a-z][a-z0-9]$                "Emergency Attachment Filter"
>                                         Possible "Mimail" virus
It will only block two character extensions.

Just been doing a little reading at the virus vendors - they're only
mentioning the attachments you mentioned, so why not just block zips?

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