Spam Scanning Options for GroupWise - NIU - Division of Information Technology

      

   

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Spam Scanning Options for GroupWise

  • Opt Out of Spam Scanning (00_Opt_Out)
    • All messages are scanned for virus content.
    • NIU's email block list is enforced (addresses, domains, and attachments blocked at the NIU mail gateway).
    • Messages are not given a spam score.
    • Personal block lists will not be enforced (addresses and domains blocked by the individual).
  • Tag & Deliver Suspected Spam (01_Tag_Only) - This option allows all email that has a spam score less than 20 to be delivered.
    • All messages are scanned for virus content.
    • NIU's email block list is enforced (addresses, domains, and attachments blocked at the NIU mail gateway).
    • Any messages that score between 5 and 20 are "tagged" as spam in the subject line.
    • An example of a "tagged" subject line is:  Subject: [Spam:******SpamScore] Great Deal
    • Messages with a spam score higher than 20 are rejected.
    • Personal block lists are enforced (addresses and domains blocked by the individual).
    • Personal permit lists are enforced (addresses and domains that are always delivered).
    • Personal custom rules are enforced.
  • Do Not Deliver Suspected Spam (03_Aggressive) - This option blocks the delivery of all suspected spam that has a spam score higher than 5.
    • All messages are scanned for virus content.
    • NIU's email block list is enforced (addresses, domains, and attachments blocked at the NIU mail gateway).
    • Messages with a spam score higher than 5 are rejected.
    • Personal block lists are enforced (addresses and domains blocked by the individual).
    • Personal permit lists are enforced (addresses and domains that are always delivered).
    • Personal custom rules are enforced.
  • Advanced Controls with Spam Trap - You can decide on an action for trapped messages on a case-by-case basis. Set up CanSpam Advanced Controls.
    • All messages are scanned for virus content.
    • NIU's email block list is enforced (addresses, domains, and attachments blocked at the NIU mail gateway).
    • Messages with a spam score higher than 5 are "trapped" in the advanced interface's Spam Trap.
    • Personal block list are enforced (addresses and domains blocked by the individual).
    • Personal permit lists are enforced (addresses and domains that are always delivered).
    • Personal custom rules are enforced.