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Sophos- Blocked Senders

Sophos Email Security and Control proactively blocks inbound and outbound spam, phishing attacks, viruses and spyware.

You receive a PureMessage email every day listing the emails that Sophos has filtered / blocked from entering into your Exchange Inbox.

1. At the bottom of each PureMessage email is a Options for quarantined messages link https://sophos.linfield.edu:28443/

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2. Clicking on this Options for quarantined message link will take you to a Sophos login page.

3. Type in your Linfield CATNet username and password.

4. Click Login button.

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5. Click on Blocked Senders

6. Click on Add Sender button

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7. You may block an individual email address or entire domains. Type this information in the Add Address field

  • To block individual email address type it in exactly as it appears (bob@example.net OR bob.smith@example.net)
  • To block domains, type in everything after the @ symbol (@example.net) OR use asterisks symbols (**@example.net)

8. Click Add Sender button

10. The address will be added to your Blocked Senders list.

11. Repeat the steps 5 to 8 to add another address / domain or click Log Out.

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