Carolina Internet Services, Inc. Provides Junk
Email and Virus Protection from Postini
Carolina Internet Services, Inc. has partnered
with Postini to provide you the latest tools to
prevent viruses and junk email from reaching your
computer. Your cost is only $6 per year per
When the service begins you will receive an
activation notification from Postini.
The Postini services are private and secure. The
junk email and virus protection is an automated
process. Nobody has access to your email except you.
Nobody will read your email. Your email is not
censored, YOU control the filter settings.
Here is a brief overview of the Postini
- Your email passes through Postini's
automated filters that detect suspected junk
email and viruses.
- Suspicious email is directed to your
personal, web-based, password-protected Message
Center (it does not arrive at your computer's in
box). Think of this as a quarantine area. In
your Message Center you can read the quarantined
email online, delete it, or deliver (forward) it
to your in box.
- Initially you should visit your Message
Center often because Postini "remembers and
learns" from your interaction. As time goes on
you will be able to rely on Postini's periodic
notifications of your Message Center activity.
- Postini lets you "block" senders; meaning
email from them will always be filtered. Or you
can "approve" senders; meaning their email will
always be delivered.
- This service is completely controlled by
When your service is activated you will be sent
explicit instructions on how to access your Message
Center and how to get the most out of your junk
email and virus protection.
If you can't wait to learn more, we encourage you
to visit the Postini User Instructions page:
If you have any questions please review the
Postini FAQ page:
Frequently Asked Questions