5 Ratings
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Score 9.7 out of 100
7 Ratings
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Score 9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Avast Email Security

Avast Email Security is ideal for people who care [about] email security. With Avast Email Security you need not worry about spamming and malware attacks. Also, if you regularly share confidential information, Avast Email Security comes in handy when it comes to encrypting emails to ensure no unauthorized access. Therefore, the software is ideal for many companies and professionals such as doctors, accountants, and insurance firms.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

Best suited for organizations that are dealing with high volumes of protected/personsal or financial information that must be kept secure
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Secure Email Gateway

Avast Email Security
9.1
Proofpoint Information Protection
Anti-malware
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Cusomizability
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Data Loss Protection
Avast Email Security
10.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Threat Detection
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Sandboxing
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
End-to-End Encryption
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Management Tools
Avast Email Security
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection

Pros

Avast Email Security

  • Avast Email Security is so easy to use and anyone can decrypt and encrypt emails
  • The software offers better protection to emails
  • The software is relatively affordable
  • With Avast Email Security, it is easy to manage inbox sizes of individual emails
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • User administration is very intuitive and simple.
  • Rules are quickly implemented allowing solid email incidence response.
  • Enterprise support is spectacular offering to go above and beyond whenever necessary.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Avast Email Security

  • I have not experienced any issues that I can list here.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • Continue to improve on the receiving side when the message is delivered through the system
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Avast Email Security

Avast Email Security is a great tool more so if your have other Avast products. It is easy to use, very secure and offers great features to protect your emails. It is the best I have used
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Avast Email Security

  • By keeping spamming and other online threats away, we do not have to worry about corrupt emails or hacking instances.
  • With Avast Email Security, we do not have to worry about data loss
  • Avast Email Security makes it easy to encrypt and decrypt emails thereby ensuring data privacy
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • Stronger security posture.
  • Able to quickly respond to SPAM/Phishing campaigns.
  • Business is more adaptive and agile in the security space.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Avast Email Security

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Proofpoint Information Protection

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Avast Email Security
10.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
8.0

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