[clamav-users] ClamAV+exim: scanner finds not a single malware

Michael D. L. clamav at cosis.dk
Mon May 23 09:33:02 EDT 2016

On 05/23/2016 02:44 PM, C.D. Cochrane wrote:
> Hi Michael and Michael,
> You may want to look at sanesecurity[.]org.  They have a supplemental ClamAV database that
> is supposed to be better at detecting the current scourge of ransomware and malware.  It
> was recommended to me when I noted that ClamAV seems to miss a LOT of the current malware,
> but I have not tried it yet.
> ...Chris
>>> On 05/23/2016 01:43 PM, Michael Heseltine wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> I have recently modified my exim (4.82) configuration so that all
>>> messages pass through clamav (0.99.2) first. Anything labeled as
>>> malware should be rejected while the incoming SMTP connection is still
>>> open (using an *acl_smtp_data* in exim).
>>> But so far, this setup has not detected a single malware. All messages
>>> pass though without any notices:
Hi Chris,

Excellent - just installed it, and it's already working it's magic :)

Thanks for the tip!

Best Regards

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