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exim blocking mdb files

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by simplybe, Feb 5, 2003.

  1. simplybe

    simplybe Well-Known Member

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    is there any way to stop exim blockin mdb files ? i see no mention of mdb in the antivirus.exim file .

    This message has been rejected because it has
    a potentially executable attachment &export.mdb&
    This form of attachment has been used by
    recent viruses or other malware.
    If you meant to send this file then please
    package it up as a zip file and resend it.


    Thanks
     
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    Juanra Well-Known Member

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    Look for the string md[be] in /etc/antivirus.exim, that's it.
     
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    simplybe Well-Known Member

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    hi
    Yes i did that ? and restarted exim it still blocks the mails .
    Heres what we have

    +\\\\.(?:ad[ep]|ba[st]|chm|cmd|com|cpl|crt|eml|exe|hlp|hta|in[fs]|isp|jse?|lnk|pcd|pif|reg|scr|sct|shs|url|vb[se]|ws[fhc]))[\\\\s;]&
     
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    Are you sure you have removed all instances? (four, I think)
     
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    all entries are removed

    I tried restarting all services relating to mail and apache it still blocks mdb files

    ?
     
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    And what do you get with
    # grep &message_filter& /etc/exim.conf
    ?
     
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    message_filter = /etc/antivirus.exim
     
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    Can this be done only from the root /etc (server wide) or can antivirus.exim be used from a users 'etc' directory?

    Tom Veik
     
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    seems to have worked for me removing eml

    cPanel.net Support Ticket Number:
     
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