Question regarding Filename Rules

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at USHERBROOKE.CA
Tue Apr 19 21:12:48 IST 2005

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Rob Poe wrote:

>I guess the thing about it is this:  
>If we're blocking executable files, then how would that rule help?
>I'm not being argumentative .. Just curious..

I run with that rule turned off because it caused too much trouble BUT I 
block all executables (pif, bat, exe, ...).  Turns out I was never 
caught off guard, even with slow antivirus updates.


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