- Impersonation Protection blocks phishing attempts and spam
- Popular email service, with high levels of customer satisfaction
- High – level threat protection features including attachment sandboxing and URL protection
- Large threat database monitoring billions of emails ensures that threat protection is up to date
- Robust spam filtering, with guaranteed 99% spam rate detection
- Comprehensive real time reports over your email network, including all inbound and outbound traffic
- Self-service tools for end users, such as allowing them to block senders
- Fully featured but easy to administer service, offering a web based dashboard from which all policies are managed
- Email Continuity available if the email network goes down, with 100% service availability SLA
- Includes an Email Archiving option, as well as secure messaging and large file sending
Mimecast offers a market leading Email Security platform. This platform works as a secure gateway, meaning that it blocks threats before they enter an email network. This is a very robust service, which offers a range of advanced features that will help businesses to secure themselves against email threats. This is platform offers strong protection against malware, spam and zero-day attacks. It offers real time malware defence and attachment sandboxing. Spam filtering is strong, with Mimecast offering an SLA on 99% of spam blocked. Mimecast offers a range of logs to give you real time visibility over your email network. With this platform administrators have fine-grade control over all levels of email security. End users also get controls to block senders, helping to reduce the burden on IT. Email Archiving, and Continuity and Large File Sending can be purchased as add-ons.
This platform is very popular among customers, with high levels of customer satisfaction and retention. The service is expensive and so is more suitable for larger enterprises who need the strongest level of email protection. However, the adage of ‘you get what you pay for’ rings true with Mimecast Email Security, as it is one of the strongest, fully featured email security platforms available. Organizations with a big security budget, looking for the strongest protection they can get, should consider this service.