[Ilugc] How to effectively avoid spam mails in solaris

Suresh Ramasubramanian linux at frodo.hserus.net
Thu Jun 8 11:51:22 IST 2006


Binand Sethumadhavan wrote:
> In any case, when I faced this problem few months ago, what I did was
> to have an offline discussion with several "industry contacts" (Suresh
> included), evaluated several vendors, and ultimately got management to
> shell out $$$ for a HA pair of IronPort C300 boxes -
> http://www.ironport.com/products/ironport_c300.html. It has been peace
> of mind and happy customers since then.

Keep in mind that without spam filtering just buying higher capacity 
mailserver appliances wont help .. the volume of spam will just increase 
and saturate your fancy ironports real fast [yes, it takes a lot of spam 
to do that .. but it can be done, i've seen it done]


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