> Also understand Sidewinder has E-mail scanning capability. Any
> experience? I envision files being passed which are UNIX "tar"
> piped to "compress" piped to "btoa" and then mailed. Can the
> companies who provide E-mail scanning detect "binaries"
> particularly when they are encrypted into what would appear to
> be an ASCII file?
> (Many UNIX types call this form rite of passage "Tarmail").
No. There are simply too may formats to attach/send binaries via
e-mail to be practical.
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