TechValidate Research on Cisco Email Security

Cisco Email Security Case Study

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This case study of a non-profit is based on a May 2018 survey of Cisco Email Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Cisco Email Security is cost-effective and easy to use.”

“The solution meets all of my needs, it is effective at blocking spam and marketing e-mails, malicious attachments, and suspicious/malicious links in messages. The interface is easy to use both as a user and an administrator. I LOVE the fact that the appliance is hosted in the cloud by Cisco, so I don’t need to worry about hardware maintenance.”


The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Email Security:

  • Protects sensitive information in outgoing emails with:
    • Cisco data loss prevention (DLP) for email
    • Citrix Sharefile Encrypted Messaging
  • Evaluated the following vendors prior to choosing Cisco Email Security:
    • Proofpoint
    • Symantec
    • Fusemail

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Email Security that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Uses the following Cisco products in addition to Cisco Email Security:
    • AnyConnect
    • Next Generation Firewall (NGFW)
    • Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System
    • Umbrella


The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Cisco Email Security:

  • Achieved the following with Cisco Email Security:
    • Protecting users from threats in incoming email to prevent breaches

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Cisco Email Security by TechValidate.

TechValidate verifies the identity and organizational affiliation of all participants that contribute to published research data. When research participants so desire, we also guarantee their anonymity so that they may share information honestly and freely.

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