SonicWALL Hosted Email Security

Stop spam with an affordable hosted solution

Stop spam with an affordable hosted solution

Stamp out phishing, zombie and virus attacks and put an end to compliance violations with SonicWALL™ Hosted Email Security. Experience multi-layer, anti-virus threat protection, including SonicWALL Global Response Intelligent Defense (GRID)™, McAfee®, Kaspersky™, Cyren and SonicWALL Time-Zero virus protection, that is more effective than services that rely on a single anti-virus technology. Prevent confidential data leaks and regulatory violations with advanced compliance scanning and management. Add optional email encryption service to ensure the secure exchange of email containing sensitive customer data or confidential information. Trust fast-to-deploy and easy-to-administer hosted services to protect you from inbound and outbound email threats. Get predictable, cost-effective monthly or annual subscription rates with no upfront costs.

Features

Bolster your defenses against email attacks

Leverage multiple, patented protection techniques of hosted email security to stop spam and email attacks. Check email sender IP reputations, as well as the reputation of content, structure, links, images and attachments. Protect against directory harvest attacks (DHAs) and denial of service (DoS) attacks and ensure sender validation. Uncover new threats and hidden known threats with adversarial Bayesian filtering, image analysis and gibberish detection. Identify spoofed mail and reduce spam and phishing attacks with powerful Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance (DMARC) email authentication technology. Get reports on sources and senders of email, so you can detect and shut down unauthorized senders falsifying email with your address.

Get immediate, accurate protection

Receive real-time threat updates from the SonicWALL GRID network and ensure delivery of good email. The GRID network collects and analyzes information from industry threat lists, performs rigorous testing and evaluation of millions of emails every day, and establishes reputation scores for senders and content, identifying new threats as they occur.

Safeguard your network with the latest security updates

Ensure your anti-spyware and anti-virus is up to date, with SonicWALL GRID Anti-Virus™ and premium anti-virus signatures from industry partners such as McAfee, Kaspersky, and Cyren. Safeguard your network from the time a new virus outbreak occurs until the time an anti-virus signature update is available with the predictive technology of SonicWALL Time-Zero virus protection.

Seamlessly ensure compliance management and email encryption

Comply with regulatory mandates using advanced compliance scanning, management and, optionally, email encryption, to prevent confidential data leaks, regulatory violations and to ensure the secure exchange of sensitive data. Configure policies at the organizational level to scan outbound email content and attachments for sensitive data and route email for approval, archiving or encryption. Track encrypted email to confirm time of receipt and time opened. Recipient receives a notification email with easy instructions to log into a secure portal to read or securely download the email. No additional client software is necessary and, unlike competitive solutions, the encrypted email may be accessed and read from mobile devices and laptops.

Increase reliability and long-term value

Preserve your network bandwidth, while enabling reliable, consistent email traffic. Block spam and viruses in the cloud and help ensure that only safe email is delivered to your mail infrastructure. Spool your filtered email messages if email servers are unavailable and deliver them when the servers are up.

Gain efficient and easy-to-use security

Eliminate the need for IT staff having to install software or hardware on premises, with hosted email security. Reduce the costs of upfront deployment as well as ongoing administration. Delegate spam management to end users and give them the freedom to personalize the aggressiveness of their spam-detection settings, while IT continues to control the overall level of security enforcement. Simplify operations for managed service providers, with SonicWALL Hosted Email Security’s central account management for multiple subscribers, flexible purchase options and automated provisioning. Easily customize granular or system-wide reports and charts on threats, compliance, policy, connection management and more, with the customizable, drag and drop dashboard. Automatically generate reports as required.

Global services and support

Access industry-leading 24x7 phone and email support for your hosted email security.

Services

Email protection subscription with dynamic support (required with appliance or software purchase)

Deliver threat protection for SonicWALL™ Email Security software or appliances, with SonicWALL Email Protection subscription with Dynamic Support (8x5 or 24x7). You receive:

  • Automatic anti-spam, anti-phishing and anti-virus updates from the SonicWALL GRID™ network
  • Software and firmware updates
  • Phone-based support (8x5 or 24x7), web-based support (anytime)
  • RMA for the appliance: 1-year warranty for repair or replacement of any defective product due to manufacturer’s defects

Anti-virus subscriptions

Add optional, multi-layer, anti-virus protection, including McAfee® Signature updates, SonicWALL Time-Zero virus protection and zombie detection.

Email compliance subscription

Promote compliance with internal and industry mandates, using compliance dictionaries, attachment scanning, approval boxes, record ID matching, archiving, encryption and compliance reports.

Email Encryption subscription

Prevent confidential data leaks and regulatory violations with advanced compliance scanning and management, including integrated email encryption cloud service to ensure secure exchange of sensitive data. Configure policies to scan outbound email content and attachments for sensitive data. When detected, the email is encrypted for secure email exchange with customers and partners. Encrypted email can be tracked to confirm the time of receipt and time opened. Intuitive for the recipient, a notification email is delivered to the recipient’s inbox with instructions to simply log into a secure portal to read or securely download the email. The service is cloud-based with no additional client software necessary and unlike competitive solutions; the encrypted email may be accessed and read from mobile devices or laptops.

TotalSecure email subscription

Ensure greater return on investment and long-term value with a subscription bundle including SonicWALL Email Protection subscription with 24x7 Dynamic Support, Email Compliance subscription, and multi-layer anti-virus protection, including McAfee®, Kaspersky and Cyren signature updates, plus SonicWALL Time-Zero virus protection and zombie detection.

Comparison

Email protectionEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)
Advanced reputation management   
Sender IP reputationYesYesYes
DHA, DoS and NDR protectionYesYesN/A
Advanced content management   
GRIDprint reputation servicesYesYesYes
SonicWALL GRID Anti-VirusYesYesYes
Patented phishing detection technologyYesYesYes
Policy rules for users, groups or all usersYesYes-
Add-on servicesEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)
McAfee A/V with SonicWALL Time-ZeroOptionalIncluded-
Email complianceOptionalIncluded-
Total Secure (includes McAfee AV, Kaspersky AV, Cyren AV
SonicWALL Time Zero AV, compliance, 24 x7 support)
OptionalIncluded-
Email EncryptionOptionalOptional-
Easy administrationEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)
Installation and configuration time1 Hour10Min.10 Min.
Reputation auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYes
Anti-Spam auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYes
GRID A/V auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYes
Customize, schedule & e-mail 30+ reportsYesYesBasic Reports
Automatic Multi-LDAP SyncYesYesYes
Allow/deny all end-user controlsYesYesYes
Per user junk boxesYesYesYes
Junk Button for Outlook®Yes-Yes
Per user Anti-Spam aggressivenessYesYesYes
Per user allowed/blocked listsYesYesYes
Junk box summaries in 15 languagesYesYesYes
Judgement detailsYesYesYes
Rapid message search engineYesYesYes
Single Sign-onYesYesYes
System featuresEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)
Inbound & outbound in the same systemYesYesInbound Only
In-memory MTA for enhanced throughputYesYesYes
Maximum domains supportedUnrestrictedUnrestrictedUnrestricted
Scalable split-mode architectureYesN/AN/A
Clustering & remote clusteringYesN/AN/A
Deployment platform(s)ES Appliance Virtual Appliance Windows ServerHosted SeviceFirewall
Junk email blocking pointES Appliance Virtual Appliance Windows ServerHosted ServiceFirewall

 

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