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Introducing the Spamhaus Data Query Service (DQS) - the Easy Way to Protect Against New & Emerging Spam, Malware, Phishing & More

By Brad Wyro

MDaemon Technologies has partnered with Spamhaus to bring real-time threat intelligence and an additional layer of security to MDaemon.

New in MDaemon Email Server & coming soon to SecurityGateway – the Spamhaus Data Query Service (DQS) is a Reputation Data Service that uses Spamhaus’ real-time DNS blocklists (DNSBLs) to block over 99% of the latest new and emerging email-borne threats.

Consisting of continuously updated IP, domain & hash data, the Spamhaus Data Query Service analyzes 13 billion SMTP connections, 3 million domains, 18 thousand malware samples, and more every day to protect users from malware, phishing, botnets, spam, and more.



When used In conjunction with the existing email security tools found In MDaemon and SecurityGateway, the Spamhaus Data Query Service:

  • Protects businesses from obvious spam sent from known botnets and spammers' IP addresses
  • Provides detailed analysis to identify emails containing malware or links to new websites that are controlled by spammers and cybercriminals

Click here to learn more about the Spamhaus Data Query Service & how it can protect your business from the latest email threats.


Brad Wyro

Written by Brad Wyro

Brad has worked in technical and marketing roles at MDaemon Technologies, where he contributes as Content Marketing Manager. Brad balances technical and creative information to develop easy to understand videos and content to educate prospects and customers.


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