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SpamAssassin in a Boxv2.2

Service-Based high performance spam filter

  • Windows Port of the Famous Open Source Spam Filter SpamAssassin

    • Efficient high-performance anti spam tool.
    • Offers most of the functions and modules of the original Apache SpamAssassin as native Windows executables.
    • Utilizes a variety of spam tests to score emails according to several spam criteria.
    • To create a copmrehensive anti spam solution, SpamAssassin in a Box has to be connected to an existing Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) like MS Exchange or hMailServer.
  • Improved Windows Compatibility

    • Optimized memory usage guarantees maximum efficiency.
    • Further improvements ensure optimal stability when running the spam filter on windows-based systems.
    • Custom user settings (user_prefs) can be used to change the spam filter configuration while the system is running.
  • Installs the SpamAssassin Daemon (SpamD) as a Windows Service

    • The integrated Windows Service optimizes memory usage and ensures maximum efficiency.
    • Loads and shuts down the spam filter with the operating system.
    • Restarts the SpamAssassin Daemon SpamD automatically in case of errors.
    • Logs important events (e.g. anti spam rules updates) in the Windows Event Log.
    • The spamfilter can be controlled easily via the Windows Service Control Manager (SCM).
  • Many Useful Extensions

    • Periodically updates the SpamAssassin anti spam rules to guarantee maximum efficiency.
    • SpamAssassin default rules plus several additional anti spam rules are included.
    • Spam filter and system service configuration can easily be managed using the Windows registry.