Denial Of Service Attack Messages

Steven Jardine steve at
Wed May 4 15:43:58 UTC 2016

Does MailScanner v5 have any fixes for this issue?  Has the problem been 
identified?  I would really like to re-enable Dangerous Content scanning.


On 03/14/2016 06:10 AM, Andrew Southgate wrote:
> well.. thats somewhat fitting...
> A second attempt at what I was trying to say:
> but an HTML tag disarm shouldnt replace the contents of the email with 
> "MailScanner was attacked by a Denial Of Service attack..." should it ?
> *From:*MailScanner 
> [ at] *On 
> Behalf Of *Andrew Southgate
> *Sent:* 14 March 2016 12:07
> *To:* 'MailScanner Discussion'
> *Subject:* RE: Denial Of Service Attack Messages
> MailScanner was attacked by a Denial Of Service attack, and has 
> therefore deleted this part of the message. Please contact your e-mail 
> providers for more information if you need it, giving them the whole 
> of this report. Attack in: 
> /var/spool/MailScanner/incoming/17065/176F782B1073.AABFC/nmsg-17065-12.html 

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