SMG kan op een bijbehorende hardware-appliance worden gedraaid of virtueel in VMware of Hyper-V.Message Labs, the leading provider of managed email security services to businesses, today announced the launch of Message Labs Anti-Spam 4.0, incorporating Symantec Brightmail Anti Spam technology and additional enhancements that increase spam capture effectiveness and lower false positive rates.Message Labs Anti-Spam 4.0 features a multi-layered approach - including Message Labs Skeptic™ Anti-Spam predictive technology, Symantec Brightmail Anti Spam technology and additional layers of detection techniques - designed to stop all spam before it reaches corporate networks while ensuring that businesses receive legitimate email.The service is fully managed as part of Message Labs suite of managed email security and management services, providing businesses with applications that lower total cost of ownership, reduce bandwidth and storage costs, protect critical infrastructure, manage and reduce risk and secure business communications.“For years Message Labs has provided businesses around the world with a leading anti-spam service that blocks unwanted messages and gives value back to their mission critical communications,” said Jos White, President of Message Labs Inc.“With spam now accounting for over 73 percent of email and converging with viruses and phishing attacks, businesses need solutions that eliminate all email security threats and reduce operational, financial and legal risks.
Het borduurt voort op Brightmail, dat in 2004 werd overgenomen door Symantec.
With integrated Live Update functionality, virus definitions can be deployed enterprise-wide without stopping scan services or incurring server downtime.
Basic spam tools include heuristics-based detection, custom filtering rules, and real-time blacklists and whitelisting.
Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange provides full support for Exchange 2003, including the VS API 2.5 and SCL functionality.
It can be centrally managed through a multi-server console.