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Re: Anybody patching Sendmail to filter _attachments_?
Look at http://www.decros.cz/~reho/check_virus. This is patch, written by Petr Rehor, that allows to invoke a antivirus software from inside Sendmail . It is a great solution and I have been using it for several months with several of my customers. Suffice to say, those of my customers which run Sendmail with Petr's patch have experienced very little impact during the recent virus attack. The only thing that the patch doesn't do is to handle MIME attachements, and therefore I wrote a wrapper (ftp.coldstone.com), that is less than suboptimal (but works), to extract the attachement first then feed it to one or more antivirus software (e.g. McAfee, TrenMicro, etc.) -Alberto -- Alberto U. Begliomini Email: [email protected] Coldstone Consulting, LLC Phone: 650-400-3990 Security, Data Centers Design and Management Fax: 650-654-5938 Bill Woodcock wrote: > > ...as opposed to just by subject line? We're getting a lot of requests > from customers that we MX for to just throw away either all attachments or > any .vbs visual basic attachments. Obviously the Sendmail-Inc.-approved > fix is subject-line based, which doesn't take care of that. > > Anybody else working on this already? > > -Bill