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Anti-spam Tool Kitby Paul Wolfe
Synopses & Reviews
Annihilate Spam for Good!
Get the tools you need to build a spam-fighting e-mail system and put fathead spammers on the run. This book provides the latest in spam-fighting techniques, including spam-squelching tools, anti-spam best practices, and the secrets about the Internet that the spammers don?t want you to know. With Anti-Spam Tool Kit, you?ll learn to build a spam control system across a broad range of solutions, from open source to proprietary, from basic client-based tools to complex gateway solutions, from simple spam control methods to a full-scale strategy for your war on spam.
Explains how to configure and use these and many other key tools:
CD-ROM contains popular anti-spam tools from the book
Paul Wolfe is an independent information security consultant for Fortune 500 companies, law enforcement, and government.
Charlie Scott, CISSP, CCNP, is an information security analyst for the city of Austin, Texas, where he helps maintain network security infrastructure and policies.
Mike W. Erwin, CISSP, is the President and Founder of Symbiot, Inc., an information security company specializing in intelligent security management and advanced risk metrics.
Book News Annotation:
Wolfe, an information security consultant, provides tools needed to build a spam-fighting e-mail system in this book/CD-ROM package. He shows how to build a spam control system across a broad range of solutions, from open source to proprietary and from basic client-based tools to complex gateway solutions. Examining the four major schools of thought for fighting spam and their specific tools, he covers filtering methods, blacklist services, gateway- and provider-based solutions, and Windows, Mac, and Linux/Unix spam filters. The CD-ROM contains anti-spam tools.
Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Every year businesses spend billions of dollars combating the overwhelming amount of junk email their employees receive. With the Anti-Spam Toolkit, systems administrators have at their fingertips the tools they need to significantly reduce junk email. Through real-world software and examples, the authors demonstrate how to identify spam, deploy the best-suited anti-spam system for a business, keep legitimate email from being mistaken for spam, adapt and improve anti-spam systems, and stay one step ahead of spammers. They also cover the latest and most popular technologies available on the market for the proactive systems administrator. The CD-ROM includes all the tools discussed in the book.
Table of Contents
Part I: Preparing for the Fight
1: Forming Your Plan Against Spam
2: Goals and Criteria for Evaluating Spam Control Solutions
3: Methods for Mail Content Control
4: Anti-Spam Implementation Strategies
Part II: Building Your Anti-Spam Arsenal
5: Blocking Spammers with DNS Blacklists
6: Filtering Spam with SpamAssassin
7: Catching Spam with SpamAssassin?s Bayesian Classifier
8: Enhancing and Maintaining SpamAssassin
9: Configuring Popular E-mail Clients for Spam Filtering
Part III: Implementing Other Popular Anti-Spam Tools
10: Anti-Spam Clients for Windows
11: Anti-Spam Servers for Windows
12: Anti-Spam Tools for Macs
13: Anti-Spam Tools for Linux
Part IV: Stopping Spam in the Long Term
14: Know Your Enemy
15: Advanced Topics and Fine Tuning
16: Fighting Spam Defensively
Glossary: Definitions and Acronyms
A: Selected Anti-Spam Resources
B: About the CD-ROM
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