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MTA Option To Quarantine Virus Infected Messages (Doc ID 2817222.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 8.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Is there an MTA option to quarantine Virus infected messages?

ClamAV is being used to scan emails. When a test virus infected email is sent, ClamAV identifies the virus infected message as shown in the logs below, but it sends the email to the IMAP server and then to the user's inbox. We are looking for an option to quarantine virus infected messages instead of delivering them to the user's inbox.

Example where an email is identified as being infected:

What is Oracle's recommendation for virus infected messages?
From a Messaging Server prospective, is there a location that the product can send infected emails?


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