How do I test e-mail policy rules set up to block or filter different types of e-mail messages and attachments?


This article applies to:

  • Trustwave MailMarshal (SEG)
  • Trustwave ECM/MailMarshal Exchange

Question:

  • How do I test e-mail policy rules set up to block or filter different types of e-mail messages and attachments?
  • Which types of e-mail messages and attachments can I block or filter?

Procedure:

For a full list of file types recognized by SEG and ECM, please see article Q10858.

To test the e-mail policy rules you have set up to block or filter some common types of e-mail messages and attachments, send an e-mail to one of the following addresses and a message of the corresponding type will automatically be sent back to you. The message is returned "from" test.service@marshal.com

Notes:

  • The subject of your message must contain the word: test
  • You should only use this service for manual rule testing. This service is not intended as a connectivity checker. Overuse could result in your requests being ignored.

Choose any of the following options:

To comment about this service or suggest other test messages, please send an e-mail to webmaster@m86security.com.

This article was previously published as:
NETIQKB29660
Marshal KB355

Last Modified 3/1/2020.
https://www3.trustwave.com/support/kb/KnowledgebaseArticle10489.aspx