Is there an application for notifying me of harmful emails?

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Windows Server 2008
How do I know about phishing / harmful mail without open it? I know there r no of 3rd party SW, (like mail sniffer etc....) but I ask for is there any in-built tool / mechanism. I am using Firefox and OS is Linux.

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Firefox on Linux / Windows 2008

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  • Meandyou
    I agree with Labnuke99 - I send email to the shredder when I do not know the sender. This of course still leaves me vulnerable when they spoof the sender's address. Generally, merely opening an email will not cause a problem. Clicking on anything in the email is very dangerous.
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  • Subhendu Sen
    [...] 5. TomLiotta and CharlieBrowne try to figure out a member’s struggles with AS/400 physical file triggers. 6. Meandyou and Labnuke99 shared their suggestions for an application that will notify of harmful emails. [...]
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