Compare FireEye Email Security vs. Sophos Email Appliance

FireEye Email Security is ranked 12th in Messaging Security with 1 review while Sophos Email Appliance is ranked 6th in Messaging Security with 6 reviews. FireEye Email Security is rated 8.0, while Sophos Email Appliance is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of FireEye Email Security writes "Simple to use and does a good job of protecting systems from malware". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Sophos Email Appliance writes "Email security that protects your business from malicious intrusions effectively". FireEye Email Security is most compared with Cisco Email Security, Forcepoint Email Security and DMARC Compass, whereas Sophos Email Appliance is most compared with Fortinet FortiMail, Barracuda Email Security Gateway and Proofpoint Email Protection.
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The solution's most valuable feature is its simplicity. It's very user-friendly.

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The most valuable feature is the URL relay protection because it protects users from phishing attacks.The interface makes it really easy to administer and configure.The filtering aspect is the solution's most valuable feature.The ease of use and the security offered by the solution are its most valuable features. It also offers good information protection.This is a stable, scalable product that provides a reliable email protection layer.The solution is very easy to use, especially the cloud version which is very, very simple. There are some good templates already built-in, so we can just select the template, and you will get all the necessary functionality. The only one thing you have to do is point all your traffic in the cloud.

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The reporting aspect of the solution needs improvement.

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In the next release of this solution, I would like to see more user awareness, such as information about phishing email attacks that have been prevented.The reporting functionality is in major need of improvement.There are a few issues with integration that need to be addressed; this would help make deployment easier for new users.There aren't enough advanced settings. They should offer more advanced options.Reporting could have more options for users to customize desired results.In the advanced version, you have DLP, Data Loss Prevention, but when you buy the standard version, you don't have it.

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6th
out of 57 in Messaging Security
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Avg. Rating
8.3
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Overview

FireEye Email Security delivers dynamic defense to detect attacks from the very first time they're seen and blocks the most dangerous cyber threats including malware-laden attachments and URLs, credential phishing sites and business email compromise attacks. Email-borne cyber attacks are targeted, automated and hidden amongst millions of messages, easily morphing before signatures can be created.

Sophos' purpose-built secure email gateway is an all-in-one solution for email encryption, DLP, anti-spam and threat protection. It provides advanced protection from today’s sophisticated spear phishing attacks and gives you full control over data leaving your organization via email.

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Sample Customers
Northshore Utility District, Luz Technologies, Air Academy Federal Credit Union, Bank Gutmann, Bank of Thailand, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, State of Missouri, City and County of San Francisco, Denver Public Schools, Vodafone, Go Auto, Stater Bros. MarketInvestors Savings Bank
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