Anti-spam software from Mimecast.
Anti-spam is software that aims to detect and block potentially dangerous email from user inboxes. Anti-spam protocols determine what is an unsolicited and unwanted message (spam); in many cases spam is advertised a product, which many be legitimate (though still unwanted) or malicious.
Anti-spam software employs filters that only allows known and approved email addresses to access user inboxes. Anti-spam software usually allows for a review of email classified a spam in the event it misidentified a legitimate email.
Anti-spam software is important for several reasons:
The top 5 features of anti-spam software are the ability to:
Broadly speaking, there are three anti-spam techniques that anti-spam software employs:
Anti-spam software is a critical priority for IT security. While spam continues to be a daily annoyance, cluttering inboxes and impacting servers, it's also the source of many of the most dangerous security threats facing your organization. From spear-phishing and ransomware email scams to CEO fraud and business email compromise, the vast majority of security breaches today start with an email or spam message.
To successfully combat scam emails and threats, your anti-spam software must keep spam and dangerous email out of user inboxes. Your anti-spam software must also have a low rate of false positives to avoid losing important messages and disrupting user productivity. And to simplify management and reduce the burden on your IT administrators, your anti-spam software must be easy to implement, use and maintain.
When selecting anti-spam software that can meet and exceed these requirements, more companies around the world turn to cloud based spam filtering and email security solutions from Mimecast, one of the industry's most secure email provider options.
Mimecast offers anti-spam software as part of an all-in-one solution for email security, archiving and continuity. Delivered as a cloud-based subscription service, Mimecast's anti-spam software uses sophisticated detection engines and advanced threat intelligence to identify spam and email threats, blocking them before they reach your email system.
As a SaaS-based solution, Mimecast's anti-spam software can be deployed quickly throughout your organization. And with no capital costs for hardware and no software to maintain, Mimecast significantly reduces the cost and complexity of managing spam and business email.
With anti-spam software from Mimecast, you can:
Mimecast's anti-spam software is part of a comprehensive set of email security solutions that also includes:
Learn more about anti-spam software from Mimecast, and about how to send a secure email with Mimecast Secure Messaging.
You need anti-spam software to prevent:
What makes anti-spam software effective is the ability to: