Automaticly getting the IP of a Virus Sender?

Karl M. Joch k.joch at KMJEURO.COM
Tue Jun 15 10:30:13 IST 2004


I was looking to add a script to automaticly block IPs of Virus senders
in the firewall. Is there any way to run a script when finding a Virus,
or Spam, getting the sender IP in a variable? All of our servers updates
the firewall from a central point and the blocks are removed every
night. This would help against mass mail viruses alot. I know this can
be dangerous when blocking some ISPs mail server but maybe this helps
that some ISPs blocks some traffic at their servers too. Finally the ISP
mail server will retry to send the emails for a loger time, but mails
from a workstation having a virus are mostly sent direct and not queued
somewhere which will bring the traffic and the system load for virus
scanning down.

Best regards / Mit freundlichen Gruessen,

Karl M. Joch

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