MDaemon 13.6: SecurityPlus Installation Guide

SecurityPlus for MDaemon provides the next generation of antivirus and spam protection for the MDaemon Messaging Server by halting viruses on all inbound and outbound email at the server before it's passed on to client PCs, providing real-time spam, Recurrent Pattern Detection Technology (RPD™), Zero-Hour™ Virus Outbreak Protection, Inline Email Antivirus Protection, Urgent Update Notification, and more. It is the number one solution for safeguarding your MDaemon mail server.

Use this KBA to install and configure SecurityPlus.

Installing SecurityPlus:

  1. Launch the SecurityPlus download by clicking here
  2. Once downloaded, run the installation file on the MDaemon server
  3. Step through the installation wizard
  4. When the installation has completed, MDaemon will restart to enable SecurityPlus

Configuring a signature update schedule:

  1. Select Setup
  2. Select Event Scheduling 
  3. Expand AntiVirus Updates
  4. Select Schedule
  5. Choose what day you wish the schedule to run on, or select Every day to have the schedule run every day
  6. Enter the start-time and end-time of the schedule under Starting at... and Ending at... This should be in 24-hour time (ie, 9:00 for 9am, 13:00 for 1pm, 15:00 for 3pm)
  7. Set how many intervals the schedule should run during the above hours by entering the number of minutes between intervals in Recurring every... For example, if you want to check for viruses every hour, enter 60 in this field
  8. Select Add
  9. Repeat steps 3 through 7 if you wish to add more schedules
    • It is recommended to let SecurityPlus check for updates every 24 hours. This should be enough, although many people choose to schedule an update every 4 hours
  10. Select OK 

To subscribe to free Urgent Updates feature (recommended):

  1. Select Setup
  2. Select Event Scheduling
  3. Select AntiVirus Updates
  4. Select Activate urgent Updates
  5. Select OK 
  6. If you would like to subscribe to the Urgent Update program, please click here