[rescue] Re: NetApps

Kevin kevin at mpcf.com
Fri Apr 9 08:47:06 CDT 2004

Once again, you can't scan password protected ZIPs (or scan
based on file type) and the system is meant to stop auto-emailing
viruses not people actually trying to get files through, which it
does very well.


On Fri, 09 Apr 2004 09:08:23 -0400
Nadine Miller <vraptor at promessage.com> wrote:

> Exactly.  If you aren't really checking the file type, then 
> what's the point?  And, since the mail systems are running on 
> Windows OSes *anyway*, it seems kind of trivial to scan the 
> attachments instead of just blocking all of them.
> Not to mention *telling* everybody how to get around their 
> "system".  A new meeting excuse I've been hearing about not 
> getting work done/providing information: "The document got 
> corrupted when I sent it from home to work, because I didn't
> know I had a virus on my home computer."
> *shakes head sadly*

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