How to allow double extension file?

Chris Stone axisml at
Mon Jul 16 18:31:27 IST 2012

On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 10:32 AM, J Gao <jgao at> wrote:

> Hello,
> I added two lines on the bottom of the filename.rules.conf:
> allow   \.shp\.xml$                     -       -
> allow   \.kmz\.kml$                     -       -
> But the MailScanner still detect them as "Bad Filename" and drop them
> into quarantine:
>   MessageID: 5482680A2.A554E
> Quarantine: /var/spool/MailScanner/quarantine/20120713/5482680A2.A554E
>      Report: MailScanner: Attempt to hide real filename extension
> (aral.shp.xml)

Trying making sure to add it above the line:

# Deny all other double file extensions. This catches any hidden filenames.
allow   \.[a-z][a-z0-9]{2,3}\s*\.[a-z0-9]{3}$   Found possible filename
hiding                          Attempt to possibly hide real filename

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