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Old 04-21-2004, 04:31 AM   #1
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Content filtering for Postfix 2.0.x How to block attachments?


We have recently bought the Insight Server 4.1 from Bynari, which is based on Postfix 2.0.11. I wonder if there is am anti-virus program that can block all mail if some short of attachment goes with that mail.

Let's just say that a mail comes to a user with the card.swf file. Is there ANY anti-virus or/and application that can block this message? And what if the file was zipped or rared? Can it be blocked to?

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Old 04-21-2004, 04:55 AM   #2
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I haven't done it myself, but I seem to recall that if Postifx was compiled with the PCRE option, it will support PERL Compatible Regular Expressions for matching e-mail messages (and dropping them). Also, I believe the MIME Defang scripts may have been ported to Postfix (they were originally written in MILTER for Sendmail, IIRC) but I'm not 100% sure.
 
Old 04-21-2004, 05:24 AM   #3
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Hi, thanx for the reply...

Well it all seems Greek to me... even if I'm Greek

Since I use postfix from an application, there is no way to know with what it has been compiled. So we go to option No2! Any portion about the "MIME Defang scripts"?

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Old 01-07-2006, 03:36 PM   #4
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dtournas
I wonder if there is am anti-virus program that can block all mail if some short of attachment goes with that mail.
Take a look at this site: (can't post real URLs yet, sorry)

impsec.org/email-tools/procmail-security.html
 
  


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