TechValidate Research on Agari

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167 Customers Surveyed

1,442 Data Points Collected

25 Published TechFacts

9 Published Charts

36 Published Case Studies

Selected Research Highlights

Agari Customer Research

Top reasons why customers chose Agari over Proofpoint:

Preventing cyber criminals from phishing customers using our brand to commit fraud
Improving deliverability of legitimate email from authorized senders
Protecting employees against business email compromise or executive spoofing attacks that use our email domain

Agari Customer Research

Please rate the following Agari Brand Protection capabilities compared to the competition.

Significantly better than the competition Better than the competition Worse than the competition

Achieving authentication goals
Ease of use
Reporting & forensics
3rd-party sender management
DMARC expertise

Agari Case Study

US Ivy League University


This case study of an educational institution is based on an April 2018 survey of Agari customers by TechValidate, a third-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We’ve seen impostor domain attacks and spear phishing attacks blocked. Impostor domain blocks have really lessened the influx of both spam and phishing emails into internal inboxes.”


The University evaluated and ultimately selected Agari Advanced Threat Protection to:

  • Deploy advanced threat protection for email security
  • Protect against business email compromise and executive spoofing attacks
  • Protect against spear phishing attacks

Use Case

The University uses Google Suite as their existing Secure Email Gateway.

The University chose Agari Advanced Threat Protection to shield themselves from:

  • Spear phishing
  • Business email compromise
  • Spam


The University prevented advanced email-based attacks that were bypassing existing security achieved with Agari Advanced Threat Protection.

The University rates Agari’s detection and prevention capabilities as follows:

  • Advanced email attacks: Significantly better than the competition
  • Impostor based attacks: Significantly better than the competition
  • Incident response and forensics: Better than the competition

“We were able to identify and block advanced email attacks that SEGs missed by using Agari Advanced Threat Protection.”

Agari Case Study

Australian Federal Government


This case study of a federal government is based on a January 2018 survey of Agari customers by TechValidate, a third-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Agari Brand Protection has proved valuable in securing the organization’s email and protecting our customers. The main business outcome of deploying Agari is customer trust through a reduction in phishing email using our domain names.”


The business challenge that led the government to evaluate and ultimately select Agari Brand Protection was the need to prevent cybercriminals from phishing customers using their domains to commit fraud.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Agari that the government department finds most valuable include:

  • Third-Party Email Sender Discovery, Management, and Governance
  • Visibility, Forensics, and Threat Intelligence

Before selecting Agari the government also evaluated using an in-house solution.


The government rates the following Agari Brand Protection capabilities better than the competition:

  • Achievement of authentication goals
  • Ease of use
  • Reporting and forensics
  • Third-party sender management
  • DMARC expertise

The government department has realized the following benefits as a result of implementing Agari Brand Protection and achieving DMARC Reject:

  • Prevention of phishing on domains
  • Increased trust and protected value of brand
  • Protection against new phishing attacks using look-alike domains
  • Email governance, compliance, and prevention of shadow IT

Agari Customer Statistic

Reaching DMARC Reject

100% of surveyed IT organizations rate Agari’s achievement of authentication goals as better than the competition.

Agari Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Professional at a S&P 500 banking company would be very likely to recommend Agari for this reason:

Agari has been great to work with and has always been able to answer my questions and provide timely support.

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About Agari

Agari is transforming the legacy Secure Email Gateway with its next-generation Secure Email Cloud™ powered by predictive AI. Leveraging data science and real-time intelligence from trillions of emails, the Agari Identity Graph™ detects, defends, and deters costly advanced email attacks including business email compromise, spear phishing, and account takeover.

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