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Method and System for Identifying Genuine Email from Spam Emails

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237365D
Publication Date: 2014-Jun-16
Document File: 1 page(s) / 19K

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Debajyoti Dutta: INVENTOR

Abstract

A method and system for identifying genuine emails from spam emails is disclosed. The genuine email may be a “may not be spam email”. The method and system comprises reading multiple emails present in a spam folder before deleting all emails present in the spam folder and identifying emails that may not be spam but are present in the spam folder.

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Method and System for Identifying Genuine Email from Spam Emails

Abstract

A method and system for identifying genuine emails from spam emails is disclosed.  The genuine email may be a “may not be spam email”.  The method and system comprises reading multiple emails present in a spam folder before deleting all emails present in the spam folder and identifying emails that may not be spam but are present in the spam folder. 

Description

Disclosed is a method and system for identifying genuine Emails from spam emails.  The genuine email are a “may not be spam email”.  The method and system comprises of identifying emails that may not be spam but present in a spam folder before deleting emails.  Identification of emails that are not spam may be done according to an algorithm for moving the identified email to an interim folder.  The algorithm for identifying the emails that are not spam present in the spam folder comprises of reading these emails and analyzing user interaction of a user with the emails.  In this case, a subject line of each email present in the spam folder is read and thereafter the subject line of these emails is matched with emails in an inbox.  Further, email id of each spam email in the spam folder may be recognized and matched with an email-id in the inbox.  If one or more above mentioned conditions are satisfied the email is moved to an interim folder which may not be a spam folder.  In one embodiment, the user identifies emails not to be...