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Matt Cooke | 29 Apr 2014 | 0 comments

Getting ready for Vegas? Symantec Vision Las Vegas 2014 is going to be a great event and they'll be lots of experts from our Email Security team on hand to talk to. Many of them will be talking at breakout sessions or working with you in hands-on labs.

If you're looking to find out how Email Security from Symantec has evolved, why Antivirus and Antispam won't cut the mustard, how you block targeted attacks in Office 365 or how the email gateway provides context to your security event clutter, then you should definitely checkout these session and labs from the team.

Not To Be Missed Breakout Sessions:

Wednesday 8th May
9:00am    Behind the Yellow Curtain: Discover Symantec's Proactive Protection Technology - 1481
3:15pm    ...

akottas | 09 Sep 2010 | 1 comment

Virus Bulletin just published their September 2010 test results (, and Symantec Brightmail Gateway once against received a VBSpam designation - our 5th consecutive recognition. 

In this month's test, Symantec Brightmail Gateway registered an effectiveness score of 99.64%, with 0 false positives!  It is great to see external validation for the premium that Symantec places on balancing very high effectiveness (over 99%) with accuracy (low false positives) in fighting spam.

You may be familiar with the Virus Bulletin name - Virus Bulletin is an independent third party that has been running comparative tests on antivirus technologies for over a decade.  Symantec's antivirus engines have achieved over 40 VB100 awards during this time. 

Our team is thrilled with the latest results on the VBSpam testing. Symantec Brightmail Gateway is...

akottas | 07 Jun 2010 | 0 comments

Greetings, fellow Symantec Connect community members.  This is Angelos Kottas, Principal Product Manager for Symantec Brightmail Gateway. This is my first blog posting on the Brightmail blog on Symantec Connect, and I look forward to hearing from many of you in the weeks and months ahead.
Since last we posted to this blog, the Symantec messaging security team has been very busy!  We successfully released Symantec Brightmail Gateway 9.0 in mid March, and have been pleased to see very rapid adoption of the new release.
We also saw several new product releases in our broader messaging security product lines, including Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange 6.5, Symantec Mail Security for Domino 8.0.5, and Symantec Brightmail Message Filter 6.2.
To learn about these new releases, click on the Release Notes from the product support pages.
I also hosted a recent webcast on "What's New...