CLSID matching

Julian Field MailScanner at
Thu Mar 2 19:14:56 GMT 2006

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Rick Cooper wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: mailscanner-bounces at
>> [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at]On Behalf Of
>> hermit921
>> Sent: Thursday, March 02, 2006 1:40 PM
>> To: MailScanner discussion
>> Subject: Re: CLSID matching
>> Back to my original question.  Does this expression match anywhere in the
>> file name or match only as the end of the file name?  The
>> comments say one
>> thing but I read it as the other.
> yes
Either or? And the answer is "yes". Hmmm....
The expression matches anywhere in the filename, not just at the end. I 
decided to make it more general in case there later appeared any other 
vulnerabilities of a similar type, and as I said it has never caused a 
false alarm that I know of. (Apologies for lousy grammar!)

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