anomy-bugs

Re: parsing entire filename for extension

From: C.Y.M (31461@xyz.molar.is)
Date: Tue 25 Jan 2005 - 18:07:26 GMT


C.Y.M wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am having problems with sanitizer 1.69 and my anomy.conf. Perhaps
> this is not a bug within the application. When attachments are
> received, the scanner parses through the entire filename for the
> extension and can give me false positives. For example, if "txt" falls
> under file_list_2 and "exe" falls under file_list_1, the attachment will
> be deleted if the filename is "Example.exe.txt". I have my rules
> configured is like this. Is this a configuration problem?
>

my previous paste of my rules was incorrect. the file_list_1_policy should have
been changed to "drop" before I pasted it to you. I was just playing with the
configuration file. The problem is that it should only be looking for the
extension, not parsing the filename for the first .* it runs into.

Best Regards,



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