encrypted attachments

Julian Field MailScanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Fri Sep 9 17:39:24 IST 2005

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You need to be running at least MailScanner 4.43.8 for the "Allowed 
Sophos Error Messages" setting to work with the "sophossavi" virus 
scanner. Previously it only worked with "sophos" and not "sophossavi". 
This is in the Change Log.

Greg Matthews wrote:

>How can I let encrypted attachments past my virus scanner? I have the
>following in my MailScanner.conf:
>Allowed Sophos Error Messages = "corrupt", "format not supported", "File
>was encrypted"
>and the (sanitised) log looks like:
>MailScanner[6507]: SophosSAVI::ERROR:: File was encrypted
>(530):: ./j858lSYJ015666/UbesioT.xls
>MailScanner[6507]: Virus Scanning: SophosSAVI found 1 infections
>Does the MailScanner option not work for SophosSAVI?

Julian Field
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