File Type Checking - Excepting users to the rules

Julian Field MailScanner at
Tue Oct 10 09:25:46 IST 2006

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This is all documented on the wiki and in the book. Read this:

Jon Bates wrote:
> I've got filtering in place to quarantine emails with attachments of 
> specific types (eg. videos). I need a list of users to be allowed as 
> exceptions to these rules.
> _______________________________
> I've tried adding this to the top of the filename.rules.conf:
> "FromOrTo:    user at <mailto:user at>     allow"  
> ...but i'm getting syntax errors when starting MailScanner.
> _______________________________
> I've also tried creating a ruleset for the users under "Dangerous 
> Content Scanning", and this *does* work, but this is less than 
> desirable as it obviously opens up a security hole for the exception 
> users!
> Can anyone give me some guidance on how I can do this?
> Thanks very much for your time.
> - Jon


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