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

Jeff Waugh
Tue Feb 10 21:44:15 PST 2004

<quote who="Ben Finney">

> > You just totally mucked up your understanding of *this* argument, which
> > is about reliability, not malware.
> Then please, make yourself clearer.  Your position, "don't rely on
> external processes at SMTP time", seems dependent on a good definition of
> the confusing term "external processes"; or, it doesn't depend on that
> term, and is better rephrased.

I think it was answered pretty reasonably earlier -> things like amavis,
spamassassin, and so on. Non-MTA-internal processes and protocols, used
during the SMTP conversation.

- Jeff

GVADEC 2004: Kristiansand, Norway          
                         Grind'n'wink. That is all.

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