MailScanner fix for Exchange TNEF vuln?

Kevin Miller Kevin_Miller at
Wed Feb 11 18:12:00 GMT 2009

-----Original Message-----
From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Cedric Devillers
Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2009 1:49 AM
To: MailScanner discussion
Subject: Re: MailScanner fix for Exchange TNEF vuln?


> Don't forget that replacing or rejecting TNEF will 
> make the "meeting requests" mails from our beloved 
> outlook users unusable.
> So be carefull if you have those kind of mails going 
> throught your mailscanners (for me these should only 
> be local mails).

I'm not sure that's entirely acurate.  I have replace TNEF enabled, but have received meeting requests from 3rd parties outside our system.  I've never had any complaints...

Kevin Miller                Registered Linux User No: 307357
CBJ MIS Dept.               Network Systems Admin., Mail Admin.
155 South Seward Street     ph: (907) 586-0242
Juneau, Alaska 99801        fax: (907 586-4500 

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