Technologies intelligent SPAM and anti-virus
technology is included with all managed
hosting accounts. Silver Technologies
has combined a multi-level anti-virus
with intelligent SPAM and invalid E-Mail
detection to provide the best possible
level of protection for your important
After performing years of research on
SPAM, viruses and other malicious E-Mail
content, and surveying many of our clients,
we have developed our own proprietary
SmartMail content gateway for your benefit.
Every email sent through Silver Technologies'
systems passes through the SmartMail gateway,
conceptualised and designed to verify
authenticity, and save you time and money.
A high-level overview of the SmartMail
gateway is illustrated on the right hand
side of this page.
The header of each E-Mail is processed
for compliance with the RFC specifications.
All legitimate mail clients conform to
these standards, but spam E-Mail commonly
Y our email is passed to several independent
anti-virus scanning engines. ZIP files
are opened and scanned (if they are not
encrypted or password-protected).
Having completed the other two steps,
each email will be vigorously scored on
over 500 different points pertaining to
the mail server it was originally sent
from, body text, email structure, hyperlink
text, subject text, etc. Emails that score
over a predefined threshold will be reviewed
by our engineers on a periodic basis and
held in a quarantine area on our systems
for a period of six weeks, after which
time, if you have not flagged any missing
messages, they will be discarded.