ISS Search Results In Extraneous Matches From Email Headers
Last updated on MARCH 06, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Communications Indexing and Search Service - Version 1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Communications Indexing and Search Service 1u4 patch 17
We received search results back for the query "attach" from emails that didn't actually have the word "attach" in it.
ISS was finding the "X-Attach-Flag: N" in the headers and giving a positive search hit from it.
There are too many commonly used words in email headers that give bogus results, not to mention host names from servers that have every day names that show up in headers:
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