General discussion

Locked

Personal folders

By kgivens ·
Is there a way that you can scan a pst file for a virus?

This conversation is currently closed to new comments.

1 total post (Page 1 of 1)  
| Thread display: Collapse - | Expand +

All Comments

Collapse -

scanning for a virus

by dgust In reply to Personal folders

Actually most virus scanning softwear scans all files on the computer - some do permit you to skip certain extensions. The problem with email is that the virus, worm or trojan horse often comes with a .exe or .vba extension so it looks like a regular file as it is usually innocently named. That is why the scanning software looks at just about everything for indicators of these types of programs. Best of luck.

Back to IT Employment Forum
1 total post (Page 1 of 1)  

Related Discussions

Related Forums