ParetoLogic - Spam Controls is primarily an EMail filter and
scanner to limit SPAM, unwanted EMails and more dangerous EMails
such as phishing messages.
It can be used stand alone, or in conjunction with:
- Anti-Virus PLUS
It is available for download with a free SPAM scan today.
Controls uses a complex method to detect SPAM EMails.
This may result in a high number of EMails being flagged as
SPAM and it is up to users as to their own preference in this
Spammers are getting more sophisticated in their methods to
avoid being labelled as SPAM and for this reason SPAM filters need
Whilst high detection rates are great, they must be balanced
against over detection where too many false positives (ie: valid
messages being flagged) occur.
The software not only checks the text and html of the messages,
it also checks the images.
Some would say SPAM is just annoying. However Spam
Controls also tries to detect the more dangerous phishing
This is to try protect the user from many things, most notably
ParetoLogic's Spam Controls can be used on it's own, or
- Anti-Virus PLUS
This product can act as a filter (in real time) as you access
you EMail. It can also be used to perform a SPAM
ParetoLogic Spam Controls - Block
It features an updater which is important to try keep abreast of
evolving SPAM threat.
System Requirements - Operating
Microsoft Windows 2000 (Service Pack 4) or
Microsoft Windows XP (Service Pack 2)
Outlook Express 6.0 or Outlook 2003
Internet Explorer 5 (or greater)
WHAT WE LIKED
Rate: Spam Controls
seems to detect a lot of SPAM EMails. Some may find
this level too high however it is probably better to be
Vigilance: You may refer to our
Security Solution Summary as to the
importance of understanding how software security should be
complimented with your own caution and vigilance.
Features: The free SPAM scan is available now.