Will MailScanner save the original Attachment which the file name is unsafe?

Robert Lopez rlopezcnm at gmail.com
Wed Jun 12 23:45:43 IST 2013

On Wed, May 29, 2013 at 10:12 PM, 东风 <dongwind at 21cn.com> wrote:
>  Dear all,
>     some users tell me ,they receive some mail ,and the attachment replace
> by a message( MailScanner: No programs allowed).
>     I found MailScanner will tell user No programs allowed  when MailScanner
> scan the attachment by clamd found the attachment file type is not allowed.
>     Now I want to find the original Attachment to show it to user,but i
> can't find it in the server.

In my case the attachment is saved in

>     Cound you tell me whether MailScanner save the original Attachment?or
> MailScanner will drop it without saving it?

There may be a configuration parameter to drop it without saving it.
I do not know because I have not done that.
Search for attachment on
and you may find an answer.

Robert Lopez

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