Attachment Blocking

  • From: "Lim, Arthus T." <alim@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ Discussion List]" <isalist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 15:56:13 +0800

Good Day!  I came across a site that details the attachments that are
considered threats.  Anybody who knows of other file types that are
potentially harmful?  Thanks.

File Extension  Description
ADE     Microsoft Access Project Extension
ADP     Microsoft Access Project
ASX     Windows Media Audio / Video shortcut
BAS     Visual Basic(r) Module
BAT     Batch File
CHM     Compiled HTML Help File
CMD     Windows NT(r) Command Script
COM     MS-DOS(r) Application
CPL     Control Panel Extension 
CRT     Security Certificate
EXE     Application
HLP     Windows(r) Help File
INF     Setup Information File
INS     Internet Naming Service
ISP     Internet Communication Settings
JS      JScript(r) File
JSE     JScript Encoded Script File
LNK     Shortcut
MDB     Microsoft Access Application
MDE     Microsoft Access MDE Database
MDT     Microsoft Access Add-in Data
MDW     Microsoft Access Workgroup Information
MDZ     Microsoft Access Wizard program
MSC     Microsoft Common Console Document 
MSI     Windows Installer Package 
MSP     Windows Installer Patch 
MST     Visual Test Source File 
PCD     Photo CD Image or Microsoft Visual Test compiled script 
PIF     Shortcut to MS-DOS Program 
REG     Registration Entries 
SCF     Windows Explorer command
SCR     Screen Saver 
SCT     Windows Script Component 
SHB     Shortcut into a document 
SHS     Shell Scrap Object 
URL     Internet Shortcut (Uniform Resource Locator) 
VB      VBScript File 
VBE     VBScript Encoded Script File 
VBS     VBScript Script File 
WSC     Windows Script Component 
WSF     Windows Script File 
WSH     Windows Scripting Host Settings File 

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