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Email Antivirus and Antispam Protection

Summary

HostMonster offers 3 different anti-spam options. These can be found under the Email section in your HostMonster Control Panel.

SpamExperts Premium Spam and Virus Protection

  • The best Spam and Virus protection available anywhere!
  • Only $2.50 per domain, per month
  • Filters spam and viruses BEFORE they arrive to your HostMonster server
  • No Setup or configuration required, simply purchase SpamExperts from your Control Panel
  • Click Here for more information about SpamExperts

Spam Assassin

  • Free and effective Spam filtering
  • Easy to enable and configure from your Control Panel
  • Ability to Whitelist or Blacklist specific email addresses or domains
  • Click Here for more information about Spam Assassin

Spam Hammer

Spam Hammer is a method of defending e-mail users against spam by "temporarily rejecting" any email from a sender it does not recognize. We defer connections from mail servers we do not have in our whitelist. This simply means we ask sending mail server to try again later. This is a form of "graylisting". See Spam Hammer for more details and how to enable.

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