Service Summary

The IronPort Anti-Spam filter examines the content, construction, and senders of all incoming messages to Mason email accounts to eliminate known and emerging mail threats, including malicious content and mass-produced, unsolicited bulk email (spam).

Key Features

  • Create Blocklists to block unsolicited emails.
  • Create Safelists to allow emails from trusted sources.
  • Quarantine email spam.

Getting This Service

All email messages are automatically filtered by the IronPort system. You can access your quarantined items through the IronPort Spam Quarantine Login.

Availability

This service is available 24/7, excluding planned outages, normal maintenance windows, and unavoidable events. Maintenance windows are Sundays from 7 to 11 a.m. but may be extended to 2 p.m., if needed. If maintenance is required outside of these hours, it will be announced on the Alerts & Bulletins page.

Policy

All users of the George Mason University network must adhere to University Policy Number 1301: Responsible Use of Computing.