Media Type Scan Service

   Journey Manager (JM) Previously known as Transact Manager (TM). |   System Manager / DevOps |   v20.11 This feature was updated in v20.11.

Manager comes with the Media Type Scan service to scans and checks the contents of an attachment matches the specified file extension. This service is an additional security measure to the existing Attachment Virus Scan services, which are used to check file attachments before they are uploaded to Manager.

You have to configure the Media Type Scan service and set it as Active, so it is automatically called to validate all files being attached, for example, from a Maestro page, as shown below.

To create the Media Type Scan service:

  1. Select Services > Core Global Services. and click New.
  2. Select Media Type Scan from the Service Type dropdown list.
  3. Select Fluent Media Type Scan from the Service Template dropdown list.
  4. Enter a unique service name in the New Name field.
  5. Provide a service version in the Version Number field.
  6. Click Save to update the changes.

To configure the Media Type Scan service:

  1. Select Services > Core Global Services.
  2. Locate the Media Type Scan service and click Edit.
  3. Click the Service Definition tab to edit the standard service configuration.
  4. Select the Active checkbox, so the service is automatically called to validate all files being attached.

  5. Click the Parameters Edit tab to view or update the service configuration. Currently, this service doesn't have any configurable parameters.
  6. Click Save to update the changes.

Next, learn how to configure form attachment rules.