Malware Tried to Kill MailScanner
ssilva at sgvwater.com
Thu Oct 11 16:40:23 IST 2012
on 10/11/2012 7:06 AM Timothy J. Barhorst spake the following:
> Our Centos 5 - MailScanner 4.84.5-2 server was attacked last night with a
> message that tried to kill MailScanner.
> The message contained a .zip file with HTML.Phishing.Pay-6 infection.
> Should this have happened? Is this a bug in MailScanner? Why would MailScanner
This happens when the processing takes too long to complete. Sometimes a
deeply nested zip file, or other system processing. Usually the message gets
quarantined after the processing attempts have reached the limit...
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