[Mimedefang] Frustration...

Cormack, Ken Ken.Cormack at roadway.com
Fri Nov 5 08:33:17 EST 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Yang Xiao [mailto:yxiao2004 at gmail.com] 
> Sent: Thursday, November 04, 2004 2:45 PM
> To: mimedefang at lists.roaringpenguin.com
> Subject: Re: [Mimedefang] Frustration...


> As for MailScanner, I like it's ability to convert dangerous HTML and
> Javascript codes and strip them, I think MIMEDefang does this as well,
> but I haven't look into it yet, if that's the case, I need to find a
> reason to run MailScanner if at all.

The single biggest advantage of MIMEDefang over MailScanner, is that
MailScanner can not reject mail during the SMTP dialogue.  You must complete
the incoming transaction to its conclusive "close the connection", before
MailScanner even begins to look at the mail.


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