Bypass filtetype or filename blocking and quarantine

Mark Sapiro mark at
Sun Dec 2 18:09:13 UTC 2018

On 12/1/18 3:15 AM, George Papamichelakis wrote:
> gmail account to subject server, this is an attachement zip file which
> was previous blocked by other user,

If it is a .zip (or other arvhive), the relevant setting for the ruleset
for filenames within the archive is

Archives: Filename Rules

Filename Rules applies only to attachment filenames, not names within an
attached archive.

See the section beginning with

# These are the equivalent of the settings above, except they apply to
# files which are contained within "archives", as defined by the

in MailScanner.conf.

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