SMTP Server Inbound .exe Attachment Detection
Info Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1173
SynopsisPVS has noted an inbound mail message that contained a .exe attachment.
DescriptionPVS has noted an inbound mail message that contained a .exe attachment. CAVEAT: PVS was not able to determine whether or not the SMTP server actually processed the email message.
SolutionIf applicable, block incoming .exe attachments. Ensure antivirus and malware detection is deployed.