EMBARRASSING TO THE LIST: Re: *WARNING* Your Email Account Will Be Closed
marknernberg at gmail.com
Mon May 30 16:01:15 EDT 2005
The problem is that this crap comes through the Cyrus lists all the time!
If it were once, I'd keep my mouth shut.
And, don't give me that TrendMicro/ClamAV crap -- quality attachment
filtering and simply disallowing attachments to the list would nip
that in the bud.
On 5/30/05, Andreas S. Kerber <ask at andreas.kerber.name> wrote:
> On Mon, May 30, 2005 at 11:44:24AM -0400, Mark Nernberg wrote:
> > Considering that Project Cyrus aims to produce "secure" software, the total
> > lack of even basic anti-virus screening on the listserve (or, if there is
> > screening, the total failure of it), reeks of laziness on the part of the
> > system operators.
> > As such, I now question the validity of the claims that Cyrus IMAPD and SASL
> > are relatively secure. If the programmers are as lazy as the system
> > operators, then IMAPD and SASL must be full of holes.
> At the time of the arrival of those mails neither Trendmicro nor ClamAV
> recognized those virii, so keep you rant, thanks.
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