Re: [fw-wiz] Antivirus on a free UN*X (Linux/*BSD) platform

From: Luca Berra (
Date: 04/07/03

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    From: Luca Berra <>
    Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2003 21:14:28 +0200

    On Thu, Jan 09, 2003 at 12:50:53AM +0100, Luca Berra wrote:
    >On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 11:35:35PM +0100, Meco wrote:
    >>I want a TRANSPARENT antivirus check.
    >>I want to permit user to use their usual pop3/imap/smtp server, and
    >>check their mail for virus in a TRANPARENT way.
    >>I want the firewall / antivirus to decode the mail application protocol
    >>(at minimum smtp, pop3), find attachment in email, and do an antivirus
    >>check on them.
    >>This kind of stuff can be done with a lot of TRANPARENT http proxy
    >>server (M$ ISA, Squid, etc), how can it be done with SMTP?
    >hi, i have no clue of something that does transparent virus scanning for

    well i found something for pop3, following a discussion in an italian
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