jstuart at EDENPR.K12.MN.US
Fri Mar 12 15:40:44 GMT 2004
>>> mailscanner at ECS.SOTON.AC.UK 03/12/04 09:15AM >>>
At 14:53 12/03/2004, you wrote:
>>I have a couple questions about hte Netsky.D virus.
>>First, Mailscanner seems to be quarantining .txt files and when you
>l>ook in the maillog it will say something like this about the virus.
>>Could anyone explain how that works?
>They are often created by bounce messages where the silly bouncing MTA
>ncluded the entire message in the bounce report.
>>Second, I am starting to receive emails that have my
>>message in place of the body of the email and they all refer to the
>>Netsky.D virus and I was wondering if anyone had any thoughts as to
>>that would just start happening. Usually the virus warning is sent
>What version of MailScanner are you running? It is logged to the
>whenever MailScanner starts.
It version 4.21-9 I'm running redhat. I know that different versions
deal with the viruswarning differently this one is consistently sending
them as an attachement except for an occaisonal one that always refers
to Netsky. It's not a big deal just curious.
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