[sword-devel] VIRUS Alert ........

David Overcash sword-devel@crosswire.org
Mon, 1 Oct 2001 20:39:45 -0500

it probably wouldn't be too diffacult to get the list server to scan, there
may be a plug-in type of an add-on or somthing that could be scripted

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org
[mailto:owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org]On Behalf Of Jerry Hastings
Sent: Monday, October 01, 2001 8:07 PM
To: sword-devel@crosswire.org; sword-devel@crosswire.org
Subject: Re: [sword-devel] VIRUS Alert ........

I never noticed either. I don't know if it was filtered before I got it or
I just dumped it without looking at it. I wonder what it would take for the
list server to scan attachments.


At 04:20 PM 10/1/2001 -0700, David Burry wrote:
>I never even noticed... I've been getting up to a dozen of these kinds of
>viruses daily for months ever since SirCam started, and therefore I've set
>up unix procmail filters on all my email accounts so my windoze machines
>never see any executable attachments any more.  Send me a
>.exe/.com/.pif/.bat/.lnk/etc file and it goes straight to the big bit
>bucket in the sky  ;o)  It's a whole lot easier to filter out than the
>rest of the world's spam....  I wonder when all major email servers will
>have this kind of feature built in to can executables...