IE vulnerability

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Aug 2 13:42:46 IST 2005

Please do not send mail to the list with the Reply-To set to be just  
you. Half the point of having a list is to allow other people to see  
the solutions.

I wrote that rule quite a long time ago now, and I believe that  
Microsoft patched the hole. You should be able to delete it now. If  
it is causing problems, I'll remove it from the distribution.

On 2 Aug 2005, at 13:10, Greg Matthews wrote:

> I have this in my MailScanner.conf which I think was put in by my
> predecessor:
> # IE explorer spoofing
> uri             IE_VULN         /%([01][0-9a-f]|7f).*@/i
> score           IE_VULN         100.0
> describe        IE_VULN         Internet Explorer vulnerability
> I think this is stopping some legit mail and I cant find much  
> regarding
> this from google. Does anyone else use this? is it (still) necessary?

Julian Field
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