SonicWALLreg; Anti-Spam Desktop delivers client-based anti-spam, anti-phishing protection for Outlook or Outlook Express e-mail clients on Windows-based desktops or laptops.
With SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop, e-mail once again becomes a tool to enhance productivity-instead of a source of user frustration and administrative dread.
SonicWALL has engineered costs out of Anti-Spam Desktop to deliver affordable world-class e-mail protection. Blocks Spam and Phishing EmailWhen SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop is installed on a Windows-based system it acts as a plug-in to Outlook or Outlook Express.
Anti-Spam Desktop evaluates e-mail arriving via Exchange, POP, or IMAP to the Outlook or Outlook Express system, and prevents spam and phishing e-mail from reaching the Inbox.
Supported PlatformsSonicWALL currently supports the following platform/email client combinations for Anti-Spam Desktop. While Anti-Spam Desktop may operate on other platform/e-mail client combinations, such combinations are NOT supported.
Windows Vista (32-bit): Outlook 2003 and 2007 (the Winmail e-mail client on Vista is not supported at this time) Windows XP: Outlook 2003 and 2007, Outlook Express 6.
0 Windows 2000: Outlook 2002 and 2003, Outlook Express 6. 0How SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop WorksOnce installed, SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop will start each time the Outlook or Outlook Express e-mail client is started.
Anti-Spam Desktop evaluates e-mail as it arrives, placing spam e-mail in the Junk Mail folder, phishing e-mail in Phishing Mail folder, and legitimate e-mail in the Inbox.
With the Challenge/Response option, challenged e-mail will be placed in the Challenged Mail folder. If a spam message does get delivered to the Inbox, users simply highlight the message and select the ;Junk; button to remove it from the Inbox.
This also adds the sender to a blocked list so that future e-mail from this sender is blocked as spam. Should a legitimate e-mail unintentionally be placed in Junk Mail folder, the user may simply highlight the message and select the ;Unjunk; button.
This action will also add the sender to an allowed list so that future e-mail from that person is delivered correctly. Learn MoreTo learn more about SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop, review the following resources:Online Helpraquo;Learn more about how Anti-Spam Desktop works.
This same information is available by clicking on any Help link within the software. Features Benefitsraquo;Get more detailed product information including supported platforms, ease-of-use features and security benefits.
Deploymentsraquo;Learn about typical deployment scenarios with common network configurations and hardware. Frequently Asked Questionsraquo;Learn more about purchasing, licensing, general operation, support and upgrading from existing products.