The Anti Spam Challenge – Minimizing False Positives

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Self-Optimization In order to be most effective, anti spam solutions must learn based on a recipient’s preferences. While most of us prefer not to receive emails containingrepparttar term Viagra, some medical organizations might need to receive these emails in order to process patient data. In order to best learn your organizational preferences, anti spam solutions should put filtered emails into a quarantine that allows users to review and make decisions as to whether a particular message is spam. Making this quarantine available torepparttar 105530 end-user lowersrepparttar 105531 administration costs and increasesrepparttar 105532 accuracy ofrepparttar 105533 anti spam system.

Each time a user makes a decision about whether a particular email is or is not spam,repparttar 105534 system becomes more personalized and intelligent about filtering email for that individual inrepparttar 105535 future. Over time, users find that they rarely need to review their quarantines anymore becauserepparttar 105536 system has learned how to identify messages that are important to that user.

Don’t throwrepparttar 105537 baby out withrepparttar 105538 bathwater An effective, accurate anti spam solution aggregates multiple spam detection technologies, combiningrepparttar 105539 benefits of each individual technique to stop spam while minimizing false positives. It also puts suspected spam into a quarantine that is available to end-users, and learns how to better identify spam inrepparttar 105540 future. To learn more about how IronMail can help your enterprise eliminate false positives while maintainingrepparttar 105541 highest spam accuracy rate available, download CipherTrust’s free whitepaper, ““Controlling Spam: The IronMail Way.”

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2005: An Email Compliance Odyssey - Get your enterprise ready to comply with multiple federal information privacy laws

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Organization-Wide Protection A total compliance solution must provide defense for multiple levels of an organization’s communication network, from individual messages torepparttar users who send and receive them, torepparttar 105305 very systems that transfer and store critical information.

Messages Automated and policy-driven encryption protects customer data and ensuresrepparttar 105306 integrity of financial data when in transit. A complete encryption solution must be able to dynamically selectrepparttar 105307 most appropriate encryption solution based onrepparttar 105308 recipient’s capabilities, including secure delivery to end users with unknown encryption capabilities, as is oftenrepparttar 105309 case when using email to communicate with clients in healthcare and financial services.

Users End users who send non-compliant information via e-mail through unprotected gateways facerepparttar 105310 very real threat of job termination, lawsuits and even prosecution, should their messages end up inrepparttar 105311 wrong hands. Regardless of whetherrepparttar 105312 user’s intention is malicious or a simple mistake, an effective compliance solution will ensure that no damage is done.

Systems Complete compliance requires an e-mail specific firewall and intrusion prevention system. Gateway appliances designed to contribute to regulatory compliance must be able to detect and block hacker attacks directed atrepparttar 105313 appliance itself, as well as atrepparttar 105314 mail servers and other systems sitting “behind” it. Without this level of protection, vouching forrepparttar 105315 integrity of information sent via e-mail is impossible.

Monitoring and Reporting Compliance is not just about detecting and controlling certain types of content. It also requires reporting and communication of compliance status. Compliance officers and administrators must be able to easily access data in order to:

  • Analyze and improverepparttar 105316 organization’s compliance efforts
  • Automatically deliver decision-making information to compliance officers in a timely manner
  • Easily generate executive-level reports instantly

Takerepparttar 105317 Next Step toward Complete Compliance The last thing your enterprise needs is regulatory trouble, andrepparttar 105318 surest way to find it is by violating federal legislation. To that end, IronMail’s Compliance Control features best-of-breed policy enforcement capabilities, giving compliance officers and executivesrepparttar 105319 peace of mind that comes with staying onrepparttar 105320 right side ofrepparttar 105321 law. To learn more about how IronMail can help your organization comply withrepparttar 105322 stringent rules surrounding information privacy, download CipherTrust’s free whitepaper, “Compliance Control: Contributing to Corporate Regulatory Compliance.”

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