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Server protection settings

This is the main integration option. Use the slider bar to enable or disable integration of Mailbox database protection, Mail transport protection, or DKIM signing into your Exchange Server. You can configure detailed settings for each protection type in its respective section when enabled. You can also modify Agent priority (ensure to keep the ESET DKIM Agent priority position as last).


If you are running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or 2010, you can choose between Mailbox database protection and On-demand mailbox database scan; only one protection type can be active at a time. If you decide to use On-demand mailbox database scan, you will need to disable the integration of Mailbox database protection. Otherwise, On-demand mailbox database scan will not be available.

ESET Mail Security provides significant protection for your Microsoft Exchange Server using the following features:

Antivirus and antispyware

Antispam protection

Anti-Phishing protection


Mail transport protection (Exchange Server 2007, 2010, 2013,2016, 2019)

Mailbox database protection (Exchange Server 2007, 2010)

On-demand mailbox database scan (Exchange Server 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019)

Mail quarantine (Mail Quarantine type settings)

DKIM Signing