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Re: antivirus in smtp, good or bad?
At 06:16 AM 2/3/2004, Daniel Senie wrote:
It seems to me that this can be replaced with "Today's viruses almost invariably forge the sender information." and that it no longer makes any sense whatsoever to send a virus alert notice to the address indicated in the "from" header.Many viruses (most of the recent ones) forge the sender information.
Can anyone remember the last time they encountered a virus that *didn't* forge the sender information? IIRC, the last one I saw was an AnnaK virus, ~3 years ago.