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  1. sharepoint URLS not stripped

    It would be nice if there was a "sharepoint" setting that we could enable that would put in the necessary whitelists in the "time of click" options. Currently, URLS are getting stripped and we had to whitelist all of *.sharepointonline.com in order to send sharepoint notifications.

    O365 and Sharepoint have a pretty good market ***********. Sophos should have some built in settings that we can enable that will allow O365 functionality w/ out trial and error and manual intervention constantly.

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  2. Distribution Lists Notification

    Distribution lists should be able to receive quarantine digest/summary emails when an email is quarantined. People who receive this distribution list can then request the emails be released from the site admins

    4 votes
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  3. Email sample submission to Labs for False Positive/False Negative

    Most customers find it really hard to find a tool to convert the email samples from msg format to eml format and send it to support in order to submit the samples to labs for false positive/false negative email issues. It would be great if we can accept email samples in msg format so that customer need not waste time on searching for a tool to convert the email samples to eml format.

    1 vote
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  4. Add grid lines or alternating line colours to the Quarantine Summary report.

    The Quarantine Summary email is almost illegible when read on a mobile phone or in Outlook's preview pane. Adding grid lines, or alternating row background colours would improve this greatly.

    3 votes
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  5. Add the "To" field to the list of emails in the Quarantine Summary email.

    If a user has 6 mailboxes associated with them and they release an email from the Quarantine Summary email, they then have to check each of those mailboxes manually to find where it has gone. Adding the "To" field to the Quarantine Summary email will easily resolve this problem.

    4 votes
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  6. Users have no idea of missing emails quarantined due to attachment file type

    Hi, please consider this simple suggestion.

    Ability to include quarantined messages by reason "Attachment file type" in the quarantine summary but without the "release" option to keep them safe from themselves.

    Some messages that are not flagged as spam/bulk with attachments get flagged and sent to quarantine due to potential threats, but no one other than admins can see them. Unless you have a dedicated resource monitoring this quarantined list, users will never know about these messages.

    Not asking to open potential security holes here, but if the users could see they got messages that were deemed dangerous because the…

    26 votes
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  7. Many improvements needed to Sophos Email Gateway

    Improvements to Sophos Email Gateway

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  8. Send Quarantine Summary listing all messages, not just new ones

    Hi, how about an option to send a daily summary of messages still in the quarantine (left over messages from other days)?

    The current implementation only show new messages quarantined.

    Thanks in advance

    7 votes
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  9. View realtime blocklist and exeption for rbl.

    Out customers need to ability to have access to a log or report of the realtime blocklist. Especially customers wich have private persons as customers often have problems with rbl and are not abled to whitelist those mail addresses.

    3 votes
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  10. Email Gateway

    Email Gateway - I would like to have an option to enable when emails are delivered outside the organization i.e. Security Warning: This email originated from outside of our organization. Please proceed with caution when clicking links or opening attachments.

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  11. DLP - Attachment file types - Custom List Management

    It would be great if the content of this article: https://docs.sophos.com/central/Customer/help/en-us/central/Customer/concepts/SophosDefault.html

    was sorted in the same manner [with sections] as the screen allowing to create a Custom List for DLP - Attachment files types.

    2 votes
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  12. Central Email setup email should log if failure

    Central Email setup email should log if failure
    currently there is nothing that explains why the setup email failed

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  13. Check Receipient (name+email) vs People list for spoofed contacts

    Hi, Email Gateway (Advanced)

    We recently received some spam/phishing messages that made it thru email gateway scans (header tests,spam tests, blacklist checks, et cetera).
    The messages went thru because there was nothing abnormal on the headers, nor the sender IPs were blacklisted (yet). However, the header's "FROM" field, which can be manipulated by the spammer, contained a known name but a fake or incorrect email address.
    After talking with support, they said that we should add a rule on the mail server to check the recipient name+email vs our global address book, if the name checks but the email does…

    1 vote
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  14. Show sender/file details in Sandstorm reports

    Hi, Email Gateway - Sandstorm Activity Summary.

    It would be beneficial for administrators to have access to some details of the messages and files that trigger a Sandstorm scan.

    I do understand there is such thing as too much information, but your Summary could stay the same, only add the ability to drill down to see the details. I'd be interested in what type of files are being scanned and where they came from (sender).

    Is my humble opinion that adding a little more detail would showcase even more the power of Sandstorm.

    Thanks for your hard work.

    4 votes
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  15. Block keywords in the Subject

    We should be able to have certain emails blocked that use certain keywords; such as; ****, bitcoin, or graphically explicit words as well. Please let me know if this is possible. Thank you

    3 votes
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  16. Time of Click allow list not allowing .education sites?

    Time of Click allow list does not seem to allow added sites to bypass blocks.
    Trying to add a website that is a .education and it does not work

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  17. emergency inbox release button

    There should be a release to mailbox option for all messages captured in the emergency inbox.

    We had a configuration issue with Exchange (admittedly our fault) that meant some messages were rejected by Exchange but they were still captured in the Emergency inbox. Once we corrected the Exchange configuration, the messages did not auto-retry delivery and we had no way to release them back to the intended mailbox.

    I've also upvoted an option to have a forward/reply feature. It is basic stuff for an online mail filter:
    https://ideas.sophos.com/forums/428821-sophos-central/suggestions/32856199-email-gateway

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  18. Message Summary by mailbox

    hi, thanks for your hard work on this tool.

    I would suggest a report where we can see how many messages were delivered, blocked, quarantined, released, deleted, by mailbox. with date and category filters.

    This would help to quickly identify which mailboxes are not being scanned, for whatever reason.

    Thanks in advance

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  19. Add Is Not / Is Spam links to Quarantine Summary

    Hi, I have a humble suggestion.

    Email Gateway > Quarantine Summary email sent to users:

    It would be helpful to either add 2 more columns to the message list (Not Spam and Is Spam) or combine the Release (+ not spam) and Delete (+ is spam) actions.

    if the user clicks on Release+Not Spam or Not Spam, then:
    1) forward message to not-spam@sophoslabs.com to train spam AI, so no more of such messages are quarantined.
    2) Release message to user

    If the user clicks on Delete + Is Spam or Is Spam, then:
    1) forward message to not-spam@sophoslabs.com to train…

    3 votes
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  20. Users/Email Sync from Office 365

    Sync email addresses from Office 365 rather than AD. Sync from AD causes an issue if you have lots of shared Mailboxes, they need to be added/removed manually from the console. Also if you use SharePoint or Teams where users have the ability to create Office 365 groups and associated email addresses these are not added into the Sophos portal so all inbound email is bounced. Also since Sync deletes any manual entries we have to turn it off but that causes issues when we have new starters especially grad programs where 40-50 start at a time, they all needed…

    10 votes
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