Email Security

Email has become a major channel for malware distribution. Attacks that employ a variety of malicious programs, phishing attacks, and spam remain the cyber threats most frequently encountered by companies. At the same time, the volume of malicious attacks and spam has increased substantially in 2013, compared to 2012. Roughly 66% of the survey’s respondents reported that their companies were targeted in attacks involving viruses, worms, spyware, and other types of malicious programs. In 2012, that number was lower by 8% (58%). The volume of spam attacks is up considerably and noted by 61% of companies, compared to 55% in 2012. Phishing attacks were launched against 36% of companies, which is just 1% higher than in 2012. In spite of that modest increase, phishing remains in the top three most prevalent threats in external attacks against corporations.

In addition, companies face considerable losses due to employees needing to delete hundreds of unwanted messages from their mailboxes each day. The extra traffic caused by such unwanted mail has to be paid for too.

Mail Security software that provide anti-spams capabilities offer comprehensive, configurable, multi-layered protection against today’s email threats. Such solutions have become a necessity for business to protect the network against email-borne viruses and other malware threats using advanced email filtering technologies and antivirus scanning engines. . In addition, companies face considerable losses due to employees needing to delete hundreds of unwanted messages from their mailboxes each day. The extra traffic caused by such unwanted mail has to be paid for too.

For efficient, effective corporate communication and collaboration, today’s organizations need more than just security against spam and malware. They need a comprehensive email governance solution that combines granular policy management, real-time visibility into email activity, and the ability to handle massive volume and huge files.

Many anti-spam solutions are hosted solutions geared towards small or medium-sized businesses. They can usually be deployed via the online solution as well as through software installed on your own mail server or using a virtual or hardware appliance.

These solutions also

  • Significantly reduce the traffic load from unwanted messages.
  • Optimizes Use of System Resources
  • Protection for Mail Servers
  • Ensures Stable Security
  • Up-to-Date Protection
  • Efficient Protection
  • It protects your users from loss of productivity by implementing multiple anti-spam engines to block spam quickly and at an extremely high rate of accuracy.
  • Automatic whitelist updates based on outgoing mail recipients, domain names, email addresses and keywords.
  • Anti-phishing module that detects and blocks phishing threats by comparing email content with a constantly updated database of phishing URLs and keywords.
  • Users can manage quarantined spam without administrator intervention, and set their own whitelists and blacklists.
  • Greylisting anti-spam technique to identify spam emails originating from non-RFC compliant mail servers.
  • Web-based dashboard and integrated reporting
  • Parallel operation with third-party VSAPI applications
  • Support for virtual environments.
  • Traffic management
  • Efficient protection against spam —blocking more than 99% of unwanted email
  • Real-time protection against advanced persistent threats and unknown exploits
  • Cloud-assisted Scanning of all messages for spam on the Microsoft® Exchange server, including public folders
  • Scanning of messages, databases and other objects servers
  • Optimized usage of system resources
  • Filtration of messages by attachment types
  • Easy and convenient anti-malware and anti-spam database update process
  • Backup storage of data prior to disinfection or deletion
  • Scalability and fault tolerance

ComGuard addresses these solutions based on the inference of design consultation of the existing network specifications by the integrators. As a software solution, the issue is addressed by GFI Mail Essentials and Kaspersky Mail Security. However the Watch Guard- XCS address this with Hardware.

  • GFI Mail Essentials
  • Kaspersky Mail Security
  • WatchGuard- XCS

Comguard is the Exclusive Authorized Value Added Distributor for GFI Mail Essentials in Middle East, Levant Region & Pakistan. We at Comguard provides pre-sales supports as well as post-sales support including email support, tele-support, remote support and on-site support.

GFI Software pioneers powerful, award-winning IT solutions for small and medium-sized businesses - and we make them affordable and easy to use. Our aim is for you to access all the IT Solutions you need from a single source: We provide web and mail security, archiving, backup and fax, networking and security software, and hosted IT SOLUTIONS. GFI believes in keeping technology simple where possible, and provide expert help and resources when you need them.

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ComGuard addresses this solution with Kaspersky Lab technology products.

Comguard is authorized Value Added Distributor and authorized training center for Kaspersky Labs Products for GCC and West Asia. Kaspersky Lab is one of the fastest growing IT security vendors in the world. Kaspersky tools and technologies are uniquely balanced IT Scrutiny Solutions across progressive tiers to meet your evolving security and IT needs. Kaspersky makes the job easier by making the administrator see, control and protect their IT environment with Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business.

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Comguard is authorized Value Added Distributor and authorized training center for WatchGuard Products for Middle East and North Africa regions. WatchGuard family of wired and wireless unified threat management appliances, messaging, content security, access points and SSL VPN remote access solutions delivers enterprise-grade network protection for small to midsize businesses, keeping your network secure, employee productivity high, and turning the Internet from a security risk to a business empowerment tool. WatchGuard is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, with offices in North America, Latin America, Asia Pacific and Europe.

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