MS 4.55.10 and Clamscan 0.90 dosen't work

Sam Przyswa samp at
Sat Nov 8 18:55:28 GMT 2008

Le samedi 08 novembre 2008 à 18:23 +0000, Julian Field a écrit :
> Sam Przyswa wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have problems to use MS 4.55.10 with clamscan 0.90 clamscan stay
> > running and take 99% of CPU I have to set timeout to 60sec and in the
> > mail.log I got errors message about "clamav: Failed to complete, timed
> > out" and "Virus Scanning: Denial Of Service attack is in message XXXXXX"
> > Since sometimes I have some problems with Clamav and MS.
> >
> > What is the good antivir with MS to replace Clamav ?
> >   
> The MailScanner.conf file clearly lists the two dozen or so virus 
> scanners that MailScanner supports. Use any combination you like.

Yes I know, I asked to free antivir MS compatible.

> > I use Debian stable ONLY don't tell me to use the last-of-last clamav
> > version or the las-of-last MS version.
> >   
> If you are having problems with old ClamAV versions that no longer 
> detect most of the current viruses, and a MailScanner that is nearly two 
> years old and totally unsupported by me, and you won't upgrade, you are 
> destined to have a very poor system which leaks viruses like a sieve, 
> and has all sorts of bugs and so on. I'm sure your customers just love 
> all those viruses :-)

To upgrade to the last clamav and MS version I have to switch to Debian
unstable and I don't want to make my customers machines unstable. The
last time I do that I got lot of troubles...

Thanks anyway.


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