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Re: Clueless anti-virus products/vendors (was Re: Sober)

  • From: Suresh Ramasubramanian
  • Date: Sat Dec 03 03:28:18 2005
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On 12/3/05, Daniel Senie <dts@senie.com> wrote:
> Can people building virus scanning devices PLEASE GET A %^&*^ CLUE?
> This means you, Barricuda Networks, more than anyone else, but we
> also see this annoyance from Symantec devices, and from some AOL
> systems as well.

The worst offenders that I see -

MailMarshal
eSafe
Symantec devices, as you say

Comparatively little from Barracudas.

And some large carriers / ISPs who send bounces / virus notifications
back with (for example) notexist@[isp] as the return path instead of
MAIL FROM:<>




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