An attachment is incorrectly detected as an .rar file in Forefront Security for Exchange Server

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Article ID: 961868 - View products that this article applies to.
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Symptoms

If you have a *.* file filter that includes the .rar file type, Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server may incorrectly detect an attachment as an .rar file when it is not an .rar file.

Resolution

To resolve this issue, install Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server with Service Pack 2 (SP2).

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
960465 Description of Forefront Security for Exchange Server with Service Pack 2

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Article ID: 961868 - Last Review: January 15, 2015 - Revision: 2.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server Service Pack 1, when used with:
    • Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server
  • Microsoft Forefront Security for Exchange Server
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