Issue with MailScanner not blocking incoming attachments that SHOULD be denied.

Peter Bonivart bonivart at
Thu Nov 14 08:12:57 GMT 2013

On Thu, Nov 14, 2013 at 2:24 AM, Jason Young <jyoung71 at> wrote:
> There does not seem to be anything in the headers about a .exe or anything
> about attachments.  But outlook knows there is a .exe or .com attachment and
> it blocks it with itself.

Set this in MailScanner.conf:

Log Permitted Filenames = yes
Log Permitted Filetypes = yes

Also add archiving of the addresses you're sending to, then you can
check how the mail came in like Mark suggests.

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