October 2003 - Anti-spam solutions

Plus stories from the trenches; group policy management console; setting up forest trusts and more.


An Intrinsic Problem

How not to communicate with a Web server.

Crash, Reboot, Repeat

Sometimes it takes losing an old friend.

Networking Unplugged

What caused this problem the same time daily?

Understanding Bayesian Analysis

From the early days to recent times, see how spam and ham differ, statistically speaking.

Windows Server 2003 Books: A Pair of Winners

Books by these heavy hitters in the Windows 2003 world may be all you need.

The Excedrin Exchange Upgrade

You know what they say about the best laid plans...

Using DNSBLs

How Black Lists work for blocking spam.

The Honeymoon's Over

This would bring anyone back to reality quickly.

A Powerful Solution

Of sys admins and advertising.

Thank You, Hormel

The first meaning of spam.

Katie Barred the Door

Why not just anyone should change a naming convention.

Lighten Up the Group Policy Load

Microsoft’s new Group Policy Management Console is a solid—and much needed—tool for enterprise environments.

Two Services for the Enterprise

Defend your large enterprise with these spam stoppers.

What’s New in Exchange 2003

Spam-stopping features are included in this new version.

Outrun the Avalanche

These eight spam-fighting tools for Exchange want to play a major role in fighting unsolicited e-mail for your organization.

Spam-Fighting Terminology

A list of terms you should know.


70-297 Active Directory Exam Released

Microsoft makes available core exam for MCSE on Windows 2003 track.

New Microsoft Office Version Launches

Microsoft Chairman and Chief Software Architect Bill Gates kick off series of high-profile events to unveil the latest edition of Microsoft Office.

Microsoft Exam Targets Project Managers

New Exam 70-281 exam tests for enterprise deployment using Project Server 2003.

Desktop Tech Cert Sees Light of Day

Microsoft introduces new certification, MCDST, and two new exams aimed at help desk and desktop support experts.

Security Tops Priorities at Microsoft Partner Conference

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer addresses security, promises new tools to combat growing problems.

Small Business Server 2003 Officially Launched

Newest Windows System Server software for small/medium business makes debut at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference.

High-Level Security Exam In Beta

Microsoft puts Exam 70-298 through its paces with beta testers the week of Oct. 6.

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