Email security solution in the Linux field test Holzwickede, September 17, 2009 BitDefender gold has for its security for mail servers 3.0.2 received award of the specialist magazine virus bulletin. The email security solution for enterprises and service providers combined proactive antivirus, antispam and antiphishing technologies with content and attachment filtering. The software in the comparison test convinced designed for UNIX-based platforms, due to its high spam detection rate and a low rate of false positives. Over a period of 20 days, Virus Bulletin (VB) examined several products on a SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11. The testers sent a mix of legitimate messages and spam messages to multiple addresses of VB. In addition the messages in different languages, including English, French, Asian, Russian were transmitted, Dutch, Norwegian.
In this comparison test, BitDefender security for mail servers recognized 98,74% of spam messages with a false positive rate of only 0.8 percent. New integrated filter technology Livequeryr”with Livequeryr has also integrated in the current version 3.0.2 BitDefender a new filtering technology. Livequeryr scans a new incoming email first locally with a proactive, proprietary anti-spam solution. If the message has passed this first filter sequence and always yet not as spam or legitimate can be classified, extracted the proprietary algorithm key items from the mail. From these, it creates a private, encrypted fingerprint identified this mail.
Should find this fingerprint the BitDefender Server network in its databases, it will cause a block command to the particular client application immediately, because then it’s a spam message. A detailed analysis of the test results is available at news.bitdefender.com/site/News/listReviews. About BitDefender BitDefender is software developer, one of the industry’s fastest and most efficient product lines internationally certified security software. Since the founding of the company in 2001, BitDefender has new Standards in the field of proactive protection against threats from the Internet. Every day, BitDefender protects tens of millions of private and business customers around the world and gives them the good feeling that your digital life is safe. BitDefender sells its security solutions in more than 100 countries through a global VAD and reseller network. More detailed information about BitDefender and BitDefender products are available in the press centre online. In addition, BitDefender provides background information and current news in the daily fight against threats from the Internet, in English at. Press contact: BitDefender GmbH Robert-Bosch-str. 2 D-59439 Holzwickede contact person: Hans-Peter Lange PR Manager Tel.: + 49 (0) 2301 9184-330 fax: + 49 (0) 2301 9184-499 email: PR Agency: Sprengel & Partner GmbH nesting first race 3 D-56472 Nisterau contact: Fabian Sprengel Tel.: + 49 (0) 2661 91260-0 E-Mail: