Best way to test links?

Denis Beauchemin Denis.Beauchemin at
Thu Jun 1 13:52:03 IST 2006

Mauricio a écrit :
> Hi,
> I have a phishing problem that is getting me crazy.
> I send a HTML e-mail with a link to http://localhost/ or 
> another link with virus (.cmd or .pif). I’m running apache in MS and 
> put eicar in apache root directory. I’ve tested all links with wget in 
> MS server and I get all of them.
> I tried to use MS with clamav with feature “mail-follow-urls” but my 
> message is still passing thought MS.
> What it´s wrong?
> What is the best way to test links inside html file?
> Thanks in advance,
> Mauricio.

MailScanner can't help you out with this. What you're trying to protect 
your users from is not phishing. You need a good antivirus on your 
user's computers to protect them from the type of malware you are 


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