Quarantine an email by size and notify.

Martin Hepworth maxsec at gmail.com
Mon Aug 8 20:14:38 IST 2011

There's the compress over certain size option but no direct quarantine on
size other than the zendto option which works quote well frOm what Iftar


On Monday, 8 August 2011, Eduardo Casarero <ecasarero at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I have a request from my boss asking if it is possible to quarantine an
email by its size (using max.size.rules) and send a notification to the
destination email  or an administrator. The rule works ok, but the issue is
with the action, i could not find any workaround. I did search old emails in
the mailling list and some wide range google search but the only thing i
found was a thread from uxbod writing about a perl plugin to use ZendTo but
with no "ready for production" solutions.
> The behaviour we need is:
> Email arrives to MS, MS detects it's too big, MS reads action (says too
big put in quarantine and notify), MS saves in quarantine, MS notifies
> I am already having a discussion about how usefull would this be, but i
would like to have a workaround or something just in case.
> Any idea would be appreciated!
> Thanks
> Eduardo.

Martin Hepworth
Oxford, UK
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