About Symantec Message Filter

Article:HOWTO59379  |  Created: 2011-10-04  |  Updated: 2011-10-04  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO59379
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About Symantec Message Filter

Symantec Message Filter (formerly branded as Symantec Brightmail AntiSpam) provides an easy-to-deploy, comprehensive email security solution that protects your customers and your network. It detects and repairs viruses. It also identifies and blocks unwanted email before it can inconvenience your users and overwhelm your network. The product is centralized and automated. It is scalable and can be customized to fit your organization's specific needs. Symantec Message Filter runs with your existing mail server or groupware server.

Symantec Message Filter includes the following filters that you can customize:

  • Antispam filters

  • Antivirus definitions

  • Content filters

  • Allowed senders and blocked senders filters

You can deploy Symantec Message Filter in different configurations to best suit the size of your needs. You can configure settings through the Control Center or you can use the command line.

See Components of Symantec Message Filter.

See How Symantec Message Filter works.

See What you can do with Symantec Message Filter.

See Where to get more information about Symantec Message Filter.

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