Spam and Anti Virus Protection

Spam Frustration LevelThere are different anti-spam techniques used to prevent email spam (unsolicited bulk email).

All approaches have their limitations and there are trade-offs with each. One failing is to incorrectly reject legitimate email (false positives) and another is failing to reject spam email (false negatives). Each approach has associated costs, time and effort.

Anti-spam programs fall into four broad general categories those that:

  1. require individual user action
  2. or are automated by email administrators
  3. or ones that are automated by email senders
  4. then those employed by researchers and law enforcement officials.

Another feature used by some programs lets you create user whitelists (specifically allow) and blacklists (specifically block from being delivered).

Some implementations also check for viruses.

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