Recommendation for "antivirus" software (MTA is qmail)

Marc G. Fournier scrappy at
Thu Jan 29 18:22:21 PST 2004

On Thu, 29 Jan 2004, Troy Settle wrote:

> Andy,
> I take exception to your statements.  I fit neither under A nor B.
> I figured it like this...  I could spend $35k/year + to hire a postmaster to
> keep up the spam/virus battle on our mail server, or I could pay Postini
> less than $10k/year to do the same.

I take exception to this ... I run >150 seperate mail servers, each
configured either with/without anti-spam/virus software on it, and spend
*maybe* an hour a month worrying about it.  Anti-virus signatures are all
auto-updated (in my case, 4 times a day), and anti-spam software doesn't
change that often ...

Marc G. Fournier           Hub.Org Networking Services (
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