BLOC Brightmail Logistics and Operations Cente
Brightmail’s 24/7 spam-fighting facility. Whenever new spam attacks are detected via the Probe NetworkTM, the BLOC generates new filters to detect and catch the spam, and distributes those filters to all Brightmail Scanners at customer sites. BLOC technicians manage and monitor the BLOC, and assist in identifying spam. The BLOC consists of several centers on three continents, providing round-the-clock protection that spans the globe.