Bug#959004: exim4-daemon-heavy: exiscan is missing EICAR signature in message body but finds it in attachment

brunoc68 bugs01 at abcreseau.com
Mon Apr 27 23:57:21 BST 2020

Package: exim4-daemon-heavy
Version: 4.92-8+deb10u3
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,

   * What led up to the situation?

Installation of exim4-daemon-heavy with av_scanner = clamd

   * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or

1. include EICAR virus signature in .txt or .zip attachment
2. include EICAR virus signature in message body

   * What was the outcome of this action?

1. mail refused at ACL time
2. mail accepted : message found as clean in clamd log

   * What outcome did you expect instead?

1. outcome ok
2. mail refused at ACL time

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.5
  APT prefers oldstable-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'oldstable-updates'), (500, 'oldstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-8-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages exim4-daemon-heavy depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]  1.5.61
pn  exim4-base             <none>
ii  libc6                  2.24-11+deb9u3
ii  libdb5.3               5.3.28-12+deb9u1
ii  libgnutls-dane0        3.5.8-5+deb9u3
ii  libgnutls30            3.5.8-5+deb9u3
ii  libldap-2.4-2          2.4.44+dfsg-5+deb9u3
ii  libmariadbclient18     10.1.37-0+deb9u1
ii  libpam0g               1.1.8-3.6
ii  libpcre3               2:8.39-3
ii  libperl5.24            5.24.1-3+deb9u5
ii  libpq5                 9.6.17-0+deb9u1
ii  libsasl2-2             2.1.27~101-g0780600+dfsg-3+deb9u1
ii  libsqlite3-0           3.16.2-5+deb9u1

exim4-daemon-heavy recommends no packages.

exim4-daemon-heavy suggests no packages.

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