HostMonster Web Hosting Help

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 $2.99 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.

Knowledgebase Article 70,534 views bookmark tags: antispam antivirus email filter mail spam spamexeperts virus (updated 567 days ago)


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

I am getting a large amount of SPAM in my mail account. I have SPAM filters on, but they are still getting through. (updated 510 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 86,652 views tags: email spam

I'm getting a ton of spam and I don't know what to do! I would like it filtered and/or dropped from the server! (updated 1103 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 93,040 views tags: filter filtering spam spamassassin

Getting spammed? What does HostMonster recommend? (updated 433 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 161,822 views tags: email filter spam

Related Help Content

What is SpamExperts? (updated 473 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 65,581 views tags: email filtering spam spamexperts virus

How does Spam Hammer work? (updated 112 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 54,738 views tags: email filter hammer spam

How do I setup an email filter? (updated 1111 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 150,566 views tags: email filter

How to batch email in Dada Mail. (updated 1653 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 34,411 views tags: email filter mail

Learn how to check your email accounts from within Yahoo! Mail. This tutorial will show you how to setup a POP account in Yahoo! Mail. (updated 646 days ago)
Video "How-to" Tutorial 230,599 views tags: email mail redirect yahoo

To setup an email address for your domain name is easily accomplished within the control panel (cPanel). Mail section where Email icon is located Navigate to the Mail section inside cPanel. Click the (updated 70 days ago)
Getting Started Article 3,607,074 views tags: account email setup

There are a large number of emails or spam that need to be deleted from an email account. (updated 2122 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 72,435 views tags: delete email emails spam

Account level Filters. (updated 113 days ago)
Knowledgebase Article 71,144 views tags: account email filtering level