IT security and control firm Sophos today announced that CRN has
ES1000, which delivers complete email security, incorporating
anti-spam, anti-phishing and anti-malware in a single appliance.
CRN awarded the ES1000 a 5 star rating for security, ease-of-use
and features categories.
CRN noted that the ES1000 had "very high accuracy results from
the onset and quickly became a reviewer favorite during
The reviewer concluded that the key selling point for the ES1000
is its web-based management interface.
Sophos Email Appliances, part of Email Security and Control,
deliver compact, intelligent and easy-to-manage protection for
email networks. Innovative technologies protect against viruses,
spyware, Trojans, spam, and evolving email-borne threats, and
prevent information leakage. The management console offers easy
control of the email gateway, providing an instant view of system
performance. Comprehensive reporting enables better strategic
management of the messaging infrastructure. Maximum uptime is
ensured by built-in redundancy and automatic system maintenance.
Sophos appliances communicate with Sophos every five minutes,
automatically receiving anti-virus and anti-spam updates and
reporting on hardware status. Optional remote assistance is
available via a secure connection.
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