Gfi Mailessential

GFI MailEssentials® offers comprehensive, configurable, multi-layered protection against today’s email threats

GFI MailEssentials protects your email network against email-borne viruses and other malware threats using advanced email filtering technologies and up to five antivirus scanning engines. With a spam capture rate of over 99% and minimal false positives, IT administrators can rest assured that company email is secure and spam-free.

GFI MailEssentials puts control in the hands of the administrator and user, with a central, web-based email management dashboard, and email reporting tools.

GFI MailEssentials is available in three editions:

  1. UnifiedProtection Edition: Comprehensive server-based solution, that protects your network against spam, viruses and other email-borne threats.
  2. Anti-spam Edition: Server-based anti-spam and anti-phishing.
  3. EmailSecurity Edition: Multi-layered security against viruses and other email malware.

Features available in the UnifiedProtection and Antispam editions:

  1. GFI MailEssentials prevents loss of productivity by implementing multiple anti-spam engines to block spam quickly and at very high rate of accuracy.
  2. Automatic whitelist updates based on outgoing mail recipients, domain names, email addresses and keywords.
  3. Anti-phishing module that detects and blocks phishing threats by comparing email content with a constantly updated database of phishing URLs and keywords.
  4. Hassle-free spam management - a SpamTag addon enables users to tag emails as ‘spam’ or ‘not spam’ direct from Outlook.
  5. Users can manage quarantined spam without administrator intervention, and set their own whitelists and blacklists.
  6. SpamRazerTM anti-spam engine.

Features available in the UnifiedProtection and EmailSecurity Editions

  • GFI MailEssentials uses up to five antivirus engines to scan inbound email which drastically reduces the average time required to obtain the latest virus signatures and respond to threats.
  • Includes VIPRE antivirus and BitDefender. The VIPRE engine utilizes an advanced technology stack to scan and analyze large volumes of information for malware threats in a short period of time with limited performance impact. BitDefender is a very fast and flexible antivirus engine that can recognize and scan a wide range of formats.
  • Kaspersky, Intel® Security (Mcafee), and AviraTM antivirus engines are optional.
  • Scans for trojans and malicious executables and quarantines any executables that perform suspicious activities, such as accessing a modem, making network connections or accessing the address book.
  • Automatic removal of HTML scripts to protect against attacks launched by HTML email.

Features available in all editions

  • Advanced content filtering
  • Full Unicode support
  • Control multiple GFI MailEssentials servers from the same console
  • Support for virtual environments.

Benefits at a glance

  • Support for most industry-leading messaging platforms including Microsoft® Exchange 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and Lotus® Domino®
  • High spam detection rate (over 99% with zero false positives) through various anti- spam technologies
  • Virus checking with up to five scanning engines including VIPRE and BitDefenderTM
  • Users can manage quarantined emails,set whitelists and blacklists with the SpamTag Outlook® addon.
  • Server-based install with no client software required
  • Web-based dashboard for easy, real time email management
  • Multi-layered email security solution at an excellent price.

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Available in Languages:

English, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian and Polish.

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