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ALSO CALLED: Antispyware, Antispyware Software, Anti-Spy Software
DEFINITION: A spam cocktail (or anti-spam cocktail) is the use of several different technologies in combination to successfully identify and minimize spam. The use of multiple mechanisms increases the accuracy of spam identification and reduces the number of false positives. A spam cocktail puts each e-mail message through a series of tests that provides a numeric score showing how likely the message is to be  … 
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Importance of Web Application Firewall Technology for Protecting Web-based Resources
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: ICSA Labs presents this paper to discuss why dedicated web application firewall technology is necessary to protect web-facing resources.
Posted: 02 Apr 2008 | Published: 10 Jan 2008

Imperva

A Closer Look at Windows Vista
sponsored by National Instruments
WHITE PAPER: One of the stated goals of the Microsoft Windows Vista release is to greatly improve the overall security of the Windows operating system and curb the impact of malware. To this end, Microsoft redesigned both the least user and administrative...
Posted: 19 Feb 2008 | Published: 19 Feb 2008

National Instruments

Comprehensive Protection for Email and Web: The World's Most Critical Business Applications
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Email and the web have revolutionized business communication, providing an unmatched blend of reach, scalability, timeliness, efficiency and overall effectiveness.
Posted: 18 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Fortinet, Inc.

Understanding and Detecting Malware Threats Based on File Size
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Malware is typically within files that are less than one megabyte(MB) in size. According to Fortine research, 97% of malware discovered since the beginning of 2006 is below one MB in size.
Posted: 18 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Fortinet, Inc.

Cyber Attacks on the Rise: IBM 2007 Report
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows how the IBM Internet Security Systems™ X-Force® research and development team discovered, analyzed and recorded new vulnerabilities and the status of varying threats throughout the first six months of this year.
Posted: 19 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

IBM

A Guide to Evaluating Email Security Solutions
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: E-mail threats evolve daily. Read this guide to learn the challenges of implementing an email security solution and administrative considerations to make when evaluating potential email security solutions.
Posted: 15 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

SonicWALL

Potentially Unwanted Programs: Spyware and Adware
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Potentially unwanted programs (PUPs) like adware and malware can compromise your computer network's privacy and security and the associated risks can weaken your entire network. Read this white paper to learn how to effectively protect against PUPs.
Posted: 27 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2005

McAfee, Inc.

Anti-Spyware: Choosing the Right Solution for Your Business
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Spyware is rapidly becoming the number one threat to business systems and can destructively burden them if left undetected. Read this white paper to learn how an anti-spyware solution can meet your business requirements while securing your system.
Posted: 27 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2005

McAfee, Inc.

The Extraordinary Failure of Anti-Virus Technology
sponsored by SecureWave
WHITE PAPER: Anti-Virus technology fails to prevent computers from virus infections. This paper examines how whitelisting prevents malware and defends against evolving threats. Learn about five common security breaches and how whitelisting can help prevent them.
Posted: 02 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

SecureWave

Spyware in the Enterprise: The Problem and the Solution
sponsored by Sunbelt Software
WHITE PAPER: Spyware is a serious threat to the enterprise network, and the threat is growing. Download this informative white paper to learn more about the costs, problems and solutions associated with counting spyware.
Posted: 10 Jan 2007 | Published: 10 Jan 2007

Sunbelt Software

A Guide to Keeping E-mail Legal: Four Pillars of Compliance
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides guidance on how to keep your company use of e-mail systems legal, without interrupting basic business processes. It also explains the compliance requirements that affect e-mail systems.
Posted: 29 Aug 2006 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

SonicWALL
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ANTI-SPYWARE SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): …  spam. Scores are computed and the message is assigned a probability rating. For example, it may be determined that a message has 85% probability that it is spam. E-mail administrators can create rules that govern how the messages are handled based on their scores; the highest scores may be deleted, medium scores may quarantined, and lower scores may be delivered but marked with a spam warning.A spam cocktail commonly includes several of the following identification methods, which may be weighted differently for message scoring:Machine learning: Implementing sophisticated computer algorithms that … 
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