Viruses being blocked by filename rules, not being picked up by Clamav

Jon Bates jon.bates at
Thu Dec 7 22:36:53 GMT 2006

Scott Silva Wrote:

> I didn't see any mention of if the same file can be detected as a virus
when clam is run on the command line.
> Does it block an eicar test file if sent through the Mailscanner?

Ahh! I didn't think the even check this.

Subsequently I've found that ClamAV wasn't detecting ANY viruses, so I've
installed clamavmodule, and run with that instead. Everything seems to be
working fine now!

Thanks for your help Scott and Reni.

- Jon

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