[K12OSN] Anti-Virus Firewall

Les Mikesell les at futuresource.com
Wed Apr 14 19:02:13 UTC 2004

On Wed, 2004-04-14 at 08:37, Jim Kronebusch wrote:
> Just to verify this Custom ISO adds network level antivirus protection
> scanning packets of information on various protocols such as
> smtp,pop,http,ftp,etc?  I want to be sure I don't just add antivirus to
> a mail server or something with this.  Also did you notice any network
> performance degredation?

If it hooks to squid, you should get scanning on everything that
is proxied by squid, which can be http and ftp.  Smtp should
be handled by MimeDefang or similar application-aware processing
and pop should already be safe if you scan during smtp delivery.

  Les Mikesell
   les at futuresource.com

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