Category Archives: Security

New DKIM Security Standards
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During 2024, many of the large email service providers will be introducing new security standards to email to cut down on spam email, and eliminating attacks where someone purports to be someone else in order to scam money from them.  This is going to hinge around some new technologies that many outside the industry may… Read More »

Hotmail and AOL Spam PDF Attachments
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We have had a considerable number of complaints of spam emails containing PDF attachments coming from the Hotmail and AOL email networks. Normally, PDF attachments are allowed straight through, but, due to the high volume of complaints, we have removed PDF attachments from the accepted file list so that it has to be processed like… Read More »

Double Network SMTP Virus Filter
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Unlike some of our competition, we perform a double virus filter as standard. We not only virus protect your incoming emails, we additionally protect your business by scanning outbound emails from your company LAN thereby stopping your whole domain from being blacklisted should a single PC be infected within your business.

Game Over Zeus
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Our network spam filter is very aggressive at blocking links and attachments, the usual way that this viral payload is delivered.  Therefore, the risk to Spam Safe Mail users is determined to be low.