E-mail has become the communication mode of choice. Unfortunately, e-mail also has become the mode of choice for schemers, hackers, advertisers and virus writers, which saps the efficiency of legitimate use. As a result, solution providers are turning to security vendors to combat the increasing drain on productivity and deluge of unsolicited e-mail.
Symantec is hoping to reinvent the e-mail security market with the release of Symantec Mail Security for SMTP 5.0, a software product that brings antispam, antivirus and content filtering under a single management umbrella. What’s more, the product’s intelligent handling of e-mail protects against e-mail-borne threats such as phishing schemes and the unauthorized transfer of confidential information.Read Full Story