SOURCE: Mail-Filters

June 13, 2005 09:00 ET

Crodo Technologies Announces the Selection of Mail-Filters Technology for Its Universal Protection System (UPS)

Singapore Based Appliance Manufacturer Teams With California Spam Filtering Experts to Fight Junk Mail in Asia

SAN MATEO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 13, 2005 --, Inc., provider of technology that filters billions of messages a day in more than 100 countries and 30 languages for its OEM partners, and Singapore-based Crodo Technologies announce the selection of Mail-Filters as the new anti-spam technology for Crodo's world class Universal Protection System (UPS).

"As the number of spamming cases increase, our customers rely on us to provide the all in one security solution and industry expertise to help them remain a step ahead of the spamming attacks these enterprises endure. Meeting those expectations required a partner who is dedicated to anti-spamming solution," said Jason Lin, Chief Technology Officer, Crodo Technologies. "We found a solid partner in Mail-Filter that is focused on providing the best solution and performance for anti spam, and also offered a platform that delivers operational simplicity and immediate returns to our customers. We're excited to be the partner with Mail-Filter and be the first to incorporate anti-spamming solution in our Universal Protection System into the explosive Asia Pacific market."

The Crodo Spectrum Universal Protection Systems use the most secure and up-to-date technology to protect against the most lethal and dangerous security threats posed to networks. Its extensive experience in network security allows Crodo to provide high quality, reliable solutions. The Spectrum Universal Protection Systems are turnkey security solutions, built on the foundation of Spectrum's flagship, Spectrum OS. This high performance appliance-based firewall lets the customers consolidate layers of defense in a compact, expandable form factor.

"We are really pleased to welcome Crodo Technologies as the latest member of the Mail-Filters family of partners," says Dan Ashby, SVP of Mail-Filters. "The spam catching ability of the Mail-Filters technology has been proven worldwide. Crodo's selection of that technology in its Universal Protection Systems to catch spam, particularly spam generated and received in Asia, is one more example of that ability."

The Mail-Filters technology combines two proprietary anti-spam weapons particularly effective in a multi-language region such as Asia: the STAR Engine and the Bullet Signature Database. This anti-spam technology powers the fastest most accurate filtering solutions in the industry. It is virtually immune to all spammer tricks resulting in a catch rate of over 95% with less than one false-positive in 1,000,000.

As of June 1, 2005, more than 1 billion messages a day were processed by partners using the Mail-Filters technology.


Crodo Technologies is a security protection and prevention provider. Crodo Technologies develops, markets and supports the Crodo Technologies' Spectrum Universal Protection System (FPS) and Universal Command Center (UCC); an Unified Security Information Management (USIM) to establish a stronger and more robust security control point between the internal and external network, realizing the control and audit of network access and services flow through the internal network via permission, denial and re-directing data flow through the UPS and UCC.

Crodo Spectrum Universal Protection System (UPS) combines the most advanced, unique and future technologies of network security features in the market. Crodo's dedicated team of professionals is amongst the best and most qualified in the network security industry. The UPS technology developed is aimed to become the most active and important aspect in ensuring network security and protecting network data for various governmental agencies and enterprises.


Founded in 2001,, Inc. is recognized as the global leader in anti-spam technology to the consumer, enterprise, and OEM markets. The company's proprietary technology is used in over 100 countries worldwide, in over 30 different languages, by millions of end-users., Inc. is located in San Mateo, California. The company can be found on the Internet at or reached in the USA at (650) 655-7700, London at +44 (0)7769 680819 and Tokyo at +81 090-7807-6100.

Mail-Filters,, Inc., PhishRepellent, SpamCure, SpamRepellent, Bullet Signature, STAR Engine, StarEngine SDK, StarEngine Enterprise SDK, StarEngine Desktop SDK, and StarEngine Embedded SDK are trademarks of Inc. All other trademarks, product or service names, brand names, company names and/or logos appearing in this release are the property of their respective owners., Inc.
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Contact Information

  • Contacts:

    For Mail-Filters
    John Murden
    VP Marketing
    (650) 655-7759
    Email Contact

    For Crodo Technologies
    David Ong
    VP Marketing
    (65) 6742 9402
    Email Contact