MaliScan for Mailtraq is an antivirus which provides security to the content of Mail Servers. It acts like bridge antivirus software and a content security between the internet and Mailtraq Mail server. It is integrated with a content-filtering system which is present inbuilt, designed by Mailtraq system. Hence the MailScan can be termed as an outstanding content checking and antivirus software. The file size of the installer is around 96.37 megabytes. The functionalities are limited in the free version with a trial period of 30 days. Any further usage involves payment. Windows XP/Vista/7; any of these three operating system comfortably supports MailScan for Mailtraq.
The changes are brought in the system of Mailtraq automatically after the installation is complete. It has a comprehensive notification engine. The main property of MailScan is it uses eScan Content Security and antivirus for the scanning and detection of all attached files with any email. The email files transferred or received over the internet should be checked before the respective mail servers process them. All the MailScan processes are of the multithread type. The types of attachements handled by MailScan are; UU Encoded, MIME Encoded, RFC822 attachments, embedded emails, multipart-mixed as well as digest etc.
MailScan does not need any port setting or change of Mailtraq No. MailScan works along with Mailtraq on the same machine. No SMTP functionalities of Maltraq are lost while its use. The performance is exceptional. As mentioned earlier also it is multithreaded. MailScan for Mailtraq Edition combines all the features MailScan lite for Mailtraq including some advanced features such as compression of attachments, email archival, attachment content checking, option for user based scanning of the email and many more.