Loading an Anti Virus Profile
Before virus scanning can be enabled, CMail needs to be aware of the location of the
scanner and the parameters that indicate that the scanner has detected a virus. These
options are defined by Virus Detection Profiles that are accessed from the Options
> Virus Control menu in CMail Server.
[Virus Control: Options > Virus
The evaluation version of
CMail Server 2.4 is shipped with the F-Prot Anti Virus command line scanner. To enable the
Click Options followed by Virus
Click the Load Profile button
located in the bottom left corner.
Select F-Prot.vsp and click Open.
Click OK to leave the Virus Control
Click File followed by Save
Settings to complete the configuration.
By default the F-Prot profile is
automatically selected when CMail is installed. Use the instructions above if you wish to
select a profile for a different AV scanner. CMail 2.4 currently supports F-Prot, McAfee,
Sophos, Norton AV 5 and Proland Protector. You can create custom
profiles for AV scanners that are not included by default.
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