MailScanner ANNOUNCE: New stable release 4.78.17

Chris Barber chris at
Thu Oct 1 22:37:44 IST 2009

On 10/01/2009 02:29 PM, Jules Field wrote:
>- virus scanning is now done before spam scanning.
>- new support for "spam-viruses" which are spam messages detected by 
>your virus scanner (such as with the extra ClamAV signature databases, 
>or F-Prot). This is managed by the new MailScanner.conf settings 
>"Spam-Virus Header" and "Virus Names Which Are Spam". See the ChangeLog

>for more information.

Does this mean that spams caught by the virus scanner will not be
deleted anymore? I.E. We can have SA assign a score and the user will
see the message in the quarantine report for instance? Also, will
whitelisting work as well?

Chris Barber

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