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Blocked Email Attachments

To prevent potential viruses and malicious software, our mail system will not allow users to send or receive emails with the following attachments:

.ade, .adp, .bas, .bat, .chm, .cmd, .com, .cpl, .exe, .hlp, .hta, .ins, .isp, .jse, .lib, .lnk, .mde, .msc, .msp, .mst, .pif, .scr, .sct, .shb, .sys, .vb, .vbe, .vbs, .vxd, .wsc, .wsf, .wsh

This will also apply if the above attachments are in a compressed format (e.g. .zip, .tar, .tgz, .taz, .z, .gz, .rar)

Please note that for security reasons, we are unable to 'relax' or disable these rules on a per customer or per mailbox basis.

In addition, our maximum attachment size must not exceed 30MB in total per email

Last Updated: 22/04/2015
Article ID: 1176

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