spam filtering

Spam Filters: All you need to know (Part -II)

Reading Time: 5 minutes Earlier, we had discussed the introduction and types of spam filters. To get an overview, follow this link.Here, we’ll discuss some commonly used spam filtering algorithms. Working of Spam Filters Using Conventional Programming Methodologies:- To begin, think about what spam looks like in general. You’ll note that certain terms or phrases (such “Just forU,” “credit card,” “free,” and “wonderful”) appear frequently in the subject line. Continue Reading

Spam Filters: All you need to know (Part -I)

Reading Time: 6 minutes What is a spam filter? We use spam filters to detect harmful emails, sent by attackers or marketers. Attackers frequently send emails claiming to provide a valuable service or to safeguard you from impending danger. But they are really just click-bait, meant to get you to click on a link that downloads harmful software or redirects you to a dangerous website.Spam can also contain relatively Continue Reading