PDF Virus getting past MailScanner with Sophos

Daniel Straka Dstraka at caspercollege.edu
Thu Feb 3 17:00:07 GMT 2011

Yesterday, we had a user receive an attached pdf containing the virus Mal/PDFEx-J. Sophos at the desktop caught it but MailScanner/Sophos did not detect it. By default, does MS allow pdf's to bypass virus scanning?

Dan Straka
Systems Coordinator
Casper College

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