Hermes Antispam Proxy

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Hermes Antispam Proxy
is a generic, transparent, multi-platform anti-spam SMTP proxy.

Hermes is a generic, transparent, multi-platform anti-spam SMTP proxy that uses a combination of techniques (like greylisting, throttling, etc.) to stop spam from reaching your mailbox. It's compatible with most SMTP extensions like STARTTLS (for SSL security) and SMTP-AUTH (for user authentication).
It's main strength is ease of configuration as you don't have to modify your current email setup and can work in combination with other spam filtering solutions.



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Ted Teah

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18 April 2007

Leaders and contributors

Juan José Gutiérrez de Quevedo Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Developer,SupportMailing List Info/Archive

Software prerequisites

Weak prerequisiteOpenSSL
Required to buildSQLite


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