The new site includes a catalog of open source and commercial Milters.
This web site is designed to provide the world's most complete resource center for open source and commercial Milters.
The resource library already provides over forty (40+) open source Milters for users and developers.
org site, users and developers of Milters like me have a centralized, trusted resource for posting, reviewing and exchanging Milters," said David F.
Any of these filters can be added or changed independently of other existing Milters.
In general, Milters seek to address site-wide filtering concerns in a scalable way.
The new community site has been reviewed and tested privately by volunteer members, and is now ready for participation by all those interested in advancing Milter applications.
The Milter community has grown much faster and been much more active than we had anticipated," said Greg Shapiro, Director of Strategic Technology at Sendmail, a sponsor for Milter.
With the growth in email volumes and the prevalence of threats like spam, viruses and targeted attacks such as Denial of Service, Directory Attacks, the need arose to quickly and easily expand the Sendmail message processing solution to include threat protection and optimized messaging performance, so the Milter program was launched.
The Milter API seeks to address site-wide filtering concerns in a scalable way by supporting the following MTAs:
Milter Developer Center and Kit: The Milter API provides an interface for third-party software to validate and modify messages as they pass through the mail transport system.
An explanation of Milter application architecture, including interactions between the support library and user code, and between filters and the MTA