Anti-Spam & Anti-Virus

SIMNET uses Barracuda’s technology which includes all the features needed to eliminate spam and completely protect our email server from all forms of attack. Email may be blocked, quarantined, tagged, encrypted or delivered based on the policies of the organization or the preferences of the individual user.

PROTECTION AGAINST EMAIL-BORNE THREATS

Our systems provide comprehensive protection against the most current email-borne threats that can cripple your network if left unprotected. With our twelve-layer defense system, the Simnet Anti-Spam & Virus Firewall optimizes performance of our email servers utilizing the following protections:

ANTI-SPAM
The algorithms and methods used by the Barracuda Spam & Virus Firewall are the most comprehensive and most advanced in the industry at detecting and filtering spam resulting in the lowest rate of false positives

ANTI-VIRUS
By utilizing triple layer virus blocking, decompression of archives and file type blocking, the anti-virus engine provides complete virus protection. When new spam and virus outbreaks occur, Real-Time Protection will block these threats.

END-USER CONTROL FEATURES

Our Anti-Spam servers contain numerous end-user features that allow for individual tuning and greatly enhance the accuracy of our spam filtering.

PERSONAL ALLOW AND BLOCK LISTS.
The system is configured to allow end-users to have control over their individual allow and block lists which further reduces the chance of false positives.

END-USER QUARANTINE
Quarantine mailboxes allow users to direct questionable email for later review.

DIGEST EMAILS
A daily email is sent to all end-users with a quarantine account summarizing the contents of their individual quarantine mailboxes.

MICROSOFT OUTLOOK INTEGRATION
Software plug-in for Microsoft Outlook can classify messages as spam or not spam in order to fine-tune the filtering and further eliminate any chance of false positives