Absolutely the best Email security appliance you will ever meet.
August 31, 2022

Absolutely the best Email security appliance you will ever meet.

Ahmed Allam | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with Cisco Secure Email

We have been using Cisco Secure Email for the past three years to secure our incoming and outgoing emails. Our setup consists of three Microsoft Exchange 2016 servers with approximately 3000 users. The main use of this appliance is to secure our emails from SPAM, Viruses, Phishing emails, and scams.
  • Anti Spam.
  • Phishing Protection.
  • Virus Scanning for Emails.
  • Reports
  • Outbreak filters.
  • Forged Email detection.
  • Data Leakage Protection.
  • Integration with Cloud providers.
  • 41200 Threat Emails are caught our of 46000 Emails Per day.
  • Clean mailboxes, SPAM quarantine portal is one of the greatest features.
  • Great hardware performance, no lag or slowness recorded.
  • Fully customized interface, for intermediate and expert administrators.
The services offered by ForeFront were basic, it's not quite comparable to Cisco Secure Email. The functions offered by Cisco are outstanding.

Do you think Cisco Secure Email delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with Cisco Secure Email's feature set?

Yes

Did Cisco Secure Email live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of Cisco Secure Email go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy Cisco Secure Email again?

Yes

I will certainly recommend Cisco Secure Email to my friends/colleagues, one look at the dashboard/statistics will actually convince any IT professional to use this product. We noticed an outstanding improvement in Email quality, most of the SPAM emails are caught, and our users have never been happier!

Cisco Secure Email Feature Ratings

Anti-malware
7
Cusomizability
10
Threat Detection
9
Sandboxing
7
End-to-End Encryption
8
Management Tools
9

Using Cisco Secure Email

Academic members, Administrative employees, Undergrad Students, and Postgrad Students.
2 - We have two IT systems engineers assigned to manage Cisco secure email operations; the team is well informed about major Email systems and email security. A solid background in Exchange servers and office365 is mandatory.
  • Antispam and Malware detection.
  • Phishing and Scams detection.
  • Email sending/receiving + virus scanning.
  • Data leakage prevention.

Evaluating Cisco Secure Email and Competitors

  • Price
  • Product Features
  • Product Usability
  • Product Reputation
  • Prior Experience with the Product
I used this product in a previous work and it was highly recommended by my peers.
I usually make my decision after receiving a POC for at least a month for each product. And if I like the product I might consider trying it in production for a better experience.

Cisco Secure Email Support

Prompt case resolving, competent support personnel, and advanced solutions for the hardest problems.
ProsCons
Quick Resolution
Good followup
Knowledgeable team
Problems get solved
Kept well informed
No escalation required
Immediate help available
Support understands my problem
Support cares about my success
None
No, we didn't, we have been using this product for years, and we have enough experience to manage most operations.
We had a big problem with our email sending reputation for many years, with Cisco's support we managed to divert our emails through a smart host, and with this recommendation, our reputation improved significantly.

Cisco Secure Email Reliability