NOD32 AntiVirus not scanning for spam?

Discussion in 'ESET NOD32 Antivirus' started by ToXiCaTioN, Oct 19, 2008.

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  1. ToXiCaTioN

    ToXiCaTioN Registered Member

    May 29, 2008
    Well, I'm not 100% sure if NOD32 is scanning for emails, there's no dialog box or anything popping up when I click receive mail. I am using Thunderbird, and NOD32 is apparently scanning on port 110 for POP3. I have also checked off Thunderbird (green checkmark) in the Email Clients screen.

    I get a lot of "spam" saying I've won this and that, and some sexual emails as well from my hotmail account. I hate it, and I wish NOD32 was doing something, or at least I knew it was trying.

    I am using Windows XP Pro, with Thunderbird 2.0 and NOD32 antivirus.
  2. Capp

    Capp Registered Member

    Oct 16, 2004
    United States
    NOD32 antivirus by itself does not have a spam monitor. If you upgraded to Eset Smart Security, you would have spam protection.

    NOD32 AV scans incoming email via pop3 for malware only.

  3. jmc777

    jmc777 Registered Member

    Aug 6, 2004
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