virus scanners....

Jonathan Larmour
Mon Jul 23 04:06:00 GMT 2001

Enno Davids wrote:
> Ordinarily I just quietly ask the one or two perpetrators, but clearly...
> Can all you clowns configure your virus scanners to NOT spam the list when
> they find something.... And I wouldn't mind it if redhat could pull their
> finger out and cut down on the spam entering the list in the first place
> either.... (Hey I find discarding email with attachments works for me!)

I think you'll find that those are legitimate list members who have been
infected with a virus. And we can't easily screen it on MIME type because
it was application/mixed which could be legitimate. Perhaps we should
filter out all mail with "X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express" :-).

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