Email filtering and protection Help

Dave Larter dave at
Thu Nov 5 19:42:44 UTC 2009

I (we) use SBG, if you like the Symantec stuff it is much better than
the SMS SMTP product.

-----Original Message-----
From: Gregory Hicks [mailto:ghicks at] 
Sent: Thursday, November 05, 2009 2:31 PM
To: nanog at; mark.urbach at
Subject: Re: Email filtering and protection Help

> From: Mark Urbach <mark.urbach at>
> To: <nanog at>
> Subject: Email filtering and protection Help
> Date: Thu, 5 Nov 2009 12:02:43 -0600
> Today we use Postini for inbound email protection.
> Today we use Symantec's SMTP Gateway (running on Solaris) for outgoing

> filtering. (helps stop bad stuff from our customers sending email to 
> Internet)  This SMTP Gateway software is "End of Life" 
> Does anyone have recommendations for other products/software to filter

> outgoing email, from our customers going to the internet.

Postini also does outgoing email filtering.  Just requires setup.

Gregory Hicks

> Thanks,
> Mark Urbach
> PinPoint Communications, Inc.
> 100 N. 12th St  Suite 500
> Lincoln, NE 68508
> 402-438-6211  ext 1923  Office
> 402-660-7982  Cell
> mark.urbach at

Gregory Hicks                           | Principal Systems Engineer
                                        | Direct:   408.569.7928

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