SMTP Gateway Virus Filtering with Sendmail and AMaViS

by Kevin Swab
Sept. 1, 2017 0 comments SANS Institute email issues

We hear about it all too frequently - a new computer virus is spreading rapidly though the internet via e-mail causing widespread damage. Educating our users doesn’t seem to be enough - clever social engineering and plain-old curiosity seem to get the better of people every time. While desktop anti-virus software can help, it isn’t a cure-all. The anti-virus signatures may be out of date, or the software itself may have simply been turned off. As the number of desktops in an organization increases, maintaining their anti-virus software can seem like an impossible task

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