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Exchange server spam filtering software

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I have Windows 2003 Server with Exchange. Recently, a lot of spam/junk emails are coming to mailbox. Any suggestion for MS exchange server spam filtering software
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by:Busbar
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GFI, MailMarshal ?!
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by:Hendrik Wiese
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Have a look at the following link:

How can I configure Exchange Server 2003 to block spam?

Hope this helps :)
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by:Hendrik Wiese
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You could also try the following company http://www.safentrix.com/

They claim that it is free, so should be worth your wile to try it out.
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by:Md. Mojahid
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Using 3rd party software...

The anti-spam features in Exchange 2003 are far from complete, and using software like Policy Patrol, GFI MailSecurity and GFI MailEssentials for Exchange/SMTP and others is still recommended, but for small businesses or companies that cannot afford these products - Exchange Server 2003 can now handle most the job, especially with IMF around.
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Tony Johncock earned 500 total points
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Personally I have had great success with the free open source mailcleaner product (www.mailcleaner).

It integrates well with AD for address lookup/callout, has a high degree of detection for spam, malware, viruses and scripts etc.

It'll install very happily into a virtual environment and comes in the both x86 and x64 versions.

And as I say, it's free.

www.mailcleaner.org
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