Anti-Spam

Anti-spam quarantine to be replaced by anti-spam protection in Office 365

Published: 27Jul2017

In order to take full advantage of the features of Email on Office 365, IT Services will be replacing our anti-spam quarantine system with Office 365’s anti-spam protection features. 

Upcoming email changes to take advantage of Office 365 - June through Fall

Published: 24May2017

Starting in June and continuing into the fall, McGill IT Services will be making the following changes to optimize our email processes and gain the full benefits of moving to Email on Office 365:...

Changes to McGill’s Anti-Spam Filtering

Published: 12May2016

Due to the increasing prominence of phishing and malware threats, McGill IT Services will be making some changes to the Anti-Spam Filtering Service. On Monday, May 16, 2016, we will lower the...

Anit-Spam site (junkmail.mcgill.ca) maintenance

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Please note that the Anti-Spam site (https://junkmail.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable due to maintenance on Friday, August 28, 2015 from 7:45 am to 8:30 am.  We apologize for any inconvenien...

Implications of Canada’s new Anti-Spam Law

Published: 2Jul2014

To conform with Canada’s new Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), coming into effect July 1, 2014, McGill IT Services is increasing efforts to reduce the risk of spam on our mailing lists. We have...

Emails requesting continued subscription to mailing lists – due to Canadian Anti-Spam Law

Published: 27Jun2014

You may recently have received one or more emails requesting that you click a link to "Continue receiving promotions" from an organization or commercial company. As of July 1, 2014 the Canadian...

Changes to McGill's Anti-spam System (https://junkmail.mcgill.ca)

Published: 29May2014

As of Monday, June 2, 2014, changes will be made to McGill's Anti-spam system in order to better protect the McGill community from phishing attempts and other email fraud.  The new settings may...

New warning notices when emails cannot be scanned by McGill's Antispam system

Published: 11Dec2013

Beginning on December 12, 2013, McGill's Anti-spam system will prepend a notice to warn you when an email cannot be scanned; this is in addition to changing the Subject of the email, which is the...