Postfix anti-antivirus (was Re: [linux-elitists] procmail recipe for mydoom?)

Ben Finney ben@benfinney.id.au
Tue Feb 10 19:53:53 PST 2004


On 11-Feb-2004, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="Jim Richardson">
> > What do define as an "external process" in this context? 
> 
> amavis, spamassassin, and other similar tools. They're great for
> policy work once you've actually got the mail safely on your disk and
> queued.

So, if one of the Postfix processes was making content-based reject
decisions during SMTP, it would not be an "external process" in that
sense?

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Ben Finney <ben@benfinney.id.au>
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