A spam filter is an app that blocks unwelcome email messages from entering a given inbox. A significant percentage of the email communication around the globe involves spam email messages: offers for pills or money, fraudulent bank notifications, and so on. That is why, it’s really important to set up email filters in order to avoid not only unsolicited bulk email messages, but also any chance of being scammed somehow. Spam filters detect different things, so as to deliver better security – particular words or the frequency with which they surface in the text, the sender’s email address, or the IP address of the sender’s outbound email server. Hosting companies often make use of the services of third-party spam-monitoring organizations that offer up-to-the-minute databases in order to make spam filtering simpler and more effective without affecting legitimate messages, even if they include suspicious words or phrases.
Spam Filters in Shared Hosting
If you order a shared hosting
package from us and if you use our mail services, you will be able to activate spam filtering for any of the mailboxes that you set up from the Email Manager section of your Hepsia Control Panel. With only several clicks, you can select between five separate levels of protection. If you start receiving spam, you can begin with the lowest level and then gradually boost the level till you stop getting spam. We make use of one of the very best and most famous spam filters available on the market called SpamAssassin. It checks the header field and the body of each and every email message that you get and determines a spam score, based on which it either erases a particular message or permits it to enter your mailbox. The Hepsia Control Panel will also allow you to activate custom spam filters and either get rid of unwelcome emails or send them to a third-party email address such as firstname.lastname@example.org where you can view them once again afterwards.
Spam Filters in Semi-dedicated Servers
In case you reach the decision to make use of the mail service that comes with our Linux semi-dedicated plans
, you can keep all unasked-for emails out of your mailbox by enabling the 5-level anti-spam protection service that we provide with each plan. This can be accomplished via the feature-packed Email Manager section of the hosting Control Panel and we rely on the powerful SpamAssassin filter to make certain that we offer the very best possible protection for our customers. You can have a different level of protection for each email account and you can choose if the filtered messages should be erased or delivered to a separate email address where you can examine them at a later time so as to make sure that you will not lose legitimate email messages. Switching to some other level or deactivating the spam protection is also easy and takes a few clicks of the mouse.