MailScanner Features

Michele Neylon :: Blacknight Solutions michele at BLACKNIGHTSOLUTIONS.COM
Fri Jan 9 19:51:17 GMT 2004

> At 19:39 09/01/2004, you wrote:
> >On the site:
>, it notes
> >that MailScanner has the following ability:
> >
> >"Pornographic spam can be stripped of all graphical content, protecting
> >users from obscene content "
> >
> >I read this as:  If it is pornographic spam, it will remove the graphical
> >content, otherwise, graphical content is delivered.  However, I have the
> >feeling it means that MailScanner can strip all graphical
> content, of which
> >pornographic content is included, effectively ridding users of
> porn (and all
> >other graphics in the process).  Which is it?  I'm assuming the later.
> Correct. But it is effective.
> --
Stripping HTML will get rid of p0rn, although it may also block HTML
newsletters. If you wanted to implement this on a per user or per domain
basis you could do so via rulesets. A lot would depend IMHO on the audience
you are catering for.

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