Message Sanitization Bypass Policies

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By default, the Mimecast gateway automatically checks if message structures confirm to RFC standards. Where possible, and if there are minor discrepancies, it will attempt to address them. The Message Sanitization Policy enables you to bypass these adjustments if required.

This policy is available to customers utilizing the latest Gateway.

What You'll Need


  • An Administrator Console logon with access to the Administration | Gateway | Policies menu item.


Creating a Policy


To create a policy, follow the instructions in the Creating / Changing a Policy article, but using the following options:


Policy NarrativeProvide a description for the Policy to allow you to easily identify it in the future.
Admin Auto Response Configuration

Select whether to disable message sanitization or to take no action.

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