Symantec Brightmail Message Filter combines effective spam filtering, high accuracy rate and a flexible, high throughput engine. Deployed at the email gateway, this easy-to-manage solution defends against spam, phishing, viruses, and other unwanted email. With user selectable industry specific filtering capabilities it meets either service providers or large enterprise security needs without imposing a significant administrative burden. Supported by the extensive Symantec Global Intelligence Network, Brightmail Message Filter protects over 800-million mailboxes and over 200 service providers globally.
Symantec Brightmail Message Filter improves antispam effectiveness by enabling faster rule distribution. More frequent rule updates let the scanner react quicker to emerging spam trends. Additionally, the rule update process is streamlined to increase the use of incremental updates and reduce the frequency of full rule set downloads. If the rule set download fails for any reason, an error is logged that indicates the nature of the failure.
Improvement to rule update process and secured rule sets
Symantec Brightmail Message Filter improves antispam effectiveness by enabling faster rule distribution. More frequent rule updates let the Scanner react quicker to emerging spam trends. Additionally, the rule update process is streamlined to increase the use of incremental updates and reduce the frequency of full rule set downloads.
Ability to disable rules that access the image evaluation library
Symantec Brightmail Message Filter contains new definitions to the image evaluation library. These rules are disabled by default.
Ability to scan text message attachmentsProduct Highlights
Symantec Brightmail Message Filter can scan certain message text attachments for spam content, such as URLs to sites that host malware or scams. This feature is disabled by default. To scan text message attachments, you must enable this feature.
- Leverages multiple technologies, global distributed operations centers, patented spam detection network, and real-time filter delivery mechanism
- Industry's high accuracy rate ensures users don't miss important email
- Daily monitoring of accuracy and automatic review of all potential false positives reduce administration overhead
- Frequent and automatic updates provide latest protection and require no tuning or training of filters by administrators
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