Given our experience with GFI MailEssentials and MailSecurity, we have been looking for a replacement E-mail security gateway replacement product. Like most administrators, we know about the major players and we decided to go back and see where they were at. We stumbled upon the Symantec 8300 Mail Security Appliance during that investigation. From the […]
No sooner had I posted about the abysmal 88.blacklist.zap, that I now find our mail servers at the mercy of BarracudaCentral. Yet again, here is an organization totally unwilling to work with fellow mail administrators and unresponsive to phone calls or requests for information. I have no idea how, when or why my domains have […]
Well, I just had my first interaction with 88.blacklist.zap informing me that one of my E-mail messages had been blocked because mail from my mail server IP address was banned. News to me! Well, first things first. I already subscribe to one of the best monitoring and management systems around called MxToolbox. They informed me […]
While we continue to investigate for a replacement technology, I have found yet another disturbing problem with MailEssentials. It turns out, that under certain circumstances we have yet to identify, that the product will report that it is blocking an E-mail message, but it will still deliver that message to the user. We changed all […]
Review of the Ninja Blade appliance from Sunbelt Software.
Review of GFI MailEssentials 12 Anti-Spam product