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  1. Outlook add-in for Email Protection

    Please can we have an Outlook add-in which will allow users to blacklist with a single click.

    I love the daily digest which allows users to release false positives but there seems to be no function for undetected spam which makes it through.

    Thanks

    50 votes
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  2. Add option for hostname in quarantine digest report

    Option to use a hostname for quarantine digest report instead of ip address like it has now.

    37 votes
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  3. Mail Logs

    in the Mail Logs Filter need
    Date Status From To Subject

    3 votes
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  4. Sending only 1 quarantine report to user

    Currently the quarantine digest sends a report to very e-mail adres that is configured as a user.

    When user1 had 1 email address it gets 1 report
    When user2 has 3 email addresses it gets 3 quarantine reports these other two are duplicates, so only need to be send once.

    13 votes
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  5. POP3/IMAP-Increase email scan limit

    Please increase POP3/IMAP email scan size limit from 10 MB to at least 50 MB as for SMTP. It is not acceptable to have security only until 10 MB. Denying is also no option, if you want to keep your business communication going.

    9 votes
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  6. SPX Portal on port 443 in stead of 8094

    It is only possible to use ports between 1025 and 65535 for the spx portal. Receipients behind a firewall which block non standard ports will not be able to choose a password for encryption. I know port 443 is being used for the user portal so it will conflict so maybe use an alias for both. Just like the ssl vpn port not able to use port 443 is a major flaw in this product.

    32 votes
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  7. Allow outgoing emails to be signed with DKIM

    Include the possibility of signing outgoing emails using DKIM for all or only selected email domains as in UTM9

    199 votes
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  8. SMTP Smarthost

    Get back the possibility to relay outgoing email from the Sophos XG to a SMTP smarthost like we had in UTM 9

    68 votes
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  9. XG MTA mode - bypass a sender/recipient from email protection

    The new MTA SMTP deployment mode in SFOS v16 lacks the ability to bypass a (or some) sender/recipient from all email protections. At the moment, we can only create a SMTP policy to bypass a destination email domain from email protections, and it is not practical in most situations.
    However, in the Legacy SMTP deployment mode, we can create a SMTP scanning policy to bypass certain sender/recipient from all email protections.
    It will be great if MTA mode can be implemented with the feature of bypass certain sender/recipient from email protections.

    78 votes
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  10. User Portal link in quarantine digest need to use hostname

    The email sent to users for Quarantine Digest contains a hyperlink to the User Portal. The link uses the IPAddress and needs to use a hostname.

    75 votes
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  11. Support Outlook 2016 with SPX outlook add-in

    Currently XG is still using version 1.3 of the outlook plug-in which does not support Outlook 2016. Can you please update the plugin/add-in on the XG User portal.

    20 votes
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  12. e-mail spoofing protection

    Dear All,

    This product already has integration with domain environments and it will be really great to have functionality to check for existing mailboxes. In case appliance receive an e-mail with randomly generated recipient (real domain with fake user part) it will discard it asap.

    I'm not familiar with how it should be properly implemented (may be exchange integration needed), but it will be really awesome functionality!

    15 votes
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  13. Please add the ability to create a black and white List on the “mail domain name” and “IP”. Expample: contoso.com, mail@contoso.com, 10.20.

    Please add the ability to create a black and white List on the “mail addres", "domain name” and “IP addres”.
    Expample: contoso.com, mail@contoso.com, 10.20.30.40 (in one rule)

    20 votes
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  14. XG: Allow SPX Data protection rules to use keywords

    On the XG - version 16 in MTA mode you can only use predefined CCLs and are limited in what you can look for in Data protection to encrypt emails.

    Like legacy mode and version 15 - you can use a keyword to encrypt emails. For example any emails with Subject: [Encrypt] - SPX encrypt this email. This is a very crucial feature that should exist.

    Sent on behalf of client.

    31 votes
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  15. pattern/expression filter for SMTP Protection

    Ability to filter email based on a word search. Would be nice to have a list of prohibited words that if the SMTP scanner sees the word, the email could be filtered or dropped, etc.

    18 votes
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  16. Reason for email quarantine in quarantine list

    It would be great to use the GUI to see at a glance the reason for why an email was sent to the quarantine. Currently the easiest way to do this in the GUI is to un-check all of the "filter-by" options and check them one by one until you find the reason.

    Ideally an additional column would be added to the list that states the reason (Blocked Source IP, Spam, Infected, etc.). It would also be nice if the UI of the email filter section was brought inline with other parts of the XG, such as the live users…

    53 votes
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  17. Do not lose any email

    Accepted e-mails may never be lost.

    If an assumed e-mail is discarded due to an e-mail policy, a notification to the sender must be made. False positives always occur.

    If an e-mail is rejected by the "Spam Protection" or "File Protection" policy, there is no way to inform the sender. The same applies to the RDNS tests, also the sender is not notified here.

    The reason:
    In Germany, an invoice can be sent by e-mail, even if the reminder is not respected, the court order for payment can be opened at the dunning court. About the statement "My firewall has…

    34 votes
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  18. (Email Protection, Urer Portal) Users to have ability to manage emails Whitelist and Blacklist via User Portal and quarantine report .

    Users to have ability to manage emails Whitelist and Blacklist via User Portal and quarantine report .

    261 votes
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  19. Email Protection: Implement SPF and Header functionality into Sophos XG

    Hi Sophos, for Security and anti Spam enhancement please include the spf check and header modification functionality in your xg firewall.

    169 votes
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  20. 'Blocked File Type' for POP3 / IMAP

    Like SMTP option, allow to remove MIME type (especially Office document containing macro .DOCM which is used by Locky)

    16 votes
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