Centos 7 + Postfix + clamd at scan

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Mon Oct 9 19:10:51 UTC 2017

On 10/09/2017 12:01 PM, Tracy Greggs wrote:
> So what can be done about clamd at scan service creating /var/run/clamd.scan folder as follows:
> drwx--x---   2 clamscan       mtagroup         80 Oct  7 16:07 clamd.scan
> The group permissions is creates the folder with are clearly a problem.

Why is this a problem?

If MailScanner is running as a member of the mtagroup group, it can
search that directory for the /var/run/clamd.scan/clamd.sock socket and
as long as it has rw permission on the socket, there should be no problem.

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