You must have domain administrator-level privileges to install Mail Security.
The server system requirements are as follows:
Exchange Server 2007
Exchange Server 2010
The minimum operating system requirements for Microsoft Exchange 2007 are:
The minimum operating system requirements for Microsoft Exchange 2010 are:
For installing Microsoft Exchange 2013 the following exchange platforms are required:
The minimum operating system requirements for Microsoft Exchange 2013 are:
For installing Microsoft Exchange 2016 the following exchange platforms are required:
The minimum operating system requirements for Microsoft Exchange 2016 are:
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
x64 architecture-based processor that supports Intel Extended Memory 64
Technology (Intel EM64T)
x64 architecture-based computer with AMD 64-bit processor that supports
1 GB of memory for Mail Security besides the minimum requirements for the operating system and Exchange.
Approximately 4GB or more of memory is required.
space is required for Mail Security.
This space does not include the disk space that is required for items such as quarantined messages
and attachments, reports, and log data.
Supported version of .NET
Framework version is 3.5
2.8 or higher
9 or higher
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 and Microsoft Windows PowerShell 2.0
Requirement for Exchange Server 2010 only
Ensure that the components.NET Framework, MDAC, and DirectX are installed before you install Mail Security.
Adobe Acrobat Reader is not a requirement to install and run Mail Security. However, it is required to view the reports that are generated in .pdf format. You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader from www.adobe.com. You must also have Internet Explorer 8.0 or later to view the reports.
See Installing Mail Security on a local server
See Silently installing Mail Security using an automated installation tool
See About installing Mail Security on remote servers
See About installing Mail Security on a Microsoft Cluster