Some Mydoom infected mail passing through MailScanner

Peter Peters P.G.M.Peters at
Tue Jan 27 12:44:17 GMT 2004

On Tue, 27 Jan 2004 11:00:40 -0000, you wrote:

>I have a problem with some copies of Mydoom infected mail still being
>delivered even though MailScanner has correctly detected the virus. I am
>using version 4.21-9 with sendmail, f-prot, clamav on Redhat 8. Is this a
>bug that is fixed in a later version of MailScanner?

I checked and the systems running f-prot 4.2.0 did detect Mydoom. The
server running 3.12 (my fault, forgot to update) did not. I am now
running 4.3.2 and all servers are detecting it now.

Peter Peters, senior netwerkbeheerder
Dienst Informatietechnologie, Bibliotheek en Educatie (ITBE)
Universiteit Twente,  Postbus 217,  7500 AE  Enschede
telefoon: 053 - 489 2301, fax: 053 - 489 2383,

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