SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop

Automate robust email spam protection

Leverage client-based anti-spam, anti-phishing protection for Outlook or Windows Mail email clients.

Provide simple, effective client-based protection from spam, phishing, and other email threats. Automate desktop anti-spam (Outlook®, or email clients on Windows-based desktops or laptops) with SonicWALL™ Anti-Spam Desktop. Plus, update your protection automatically, with the SonicWALL Global Response Intelligent Defense (GRID) Network.

Features

Stop spam, phishing and other email threats

Deploy inbound anti-spam (Outlook®, Outlook Express or Windows® Mail systems) with SonicWALL™ Anti-Spam Desktop. Scan email arriving from Exchange, IMAP or POP, to keep unsafe, illegitimate email from reaching your inbox.

Easily deploy in minutes

You can simply begin protecting your inboxes in minutes, with no rules or lists to configure.

Get real-time, globally sourced updates

Deliver accurate, up-to-date email spam protection with automatic updates from the worldwide SonicWALL™ GRID Network. The GRID Network evaluates millions of emails each day for reputation of the links, images, sender, content, attachments and more, with unparalleled accuracy.

Fine tune filters with flexible controls

You begin to block spam and phishing email as soon as you install SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop. Plus, you can customize SonicWALL Anti-Spam Desktop to your needs, and adjust spam detection aggressiveness (e.g., obscene language, advertisements, etc.).

Comparison

Email protectionEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceEmail Security for SBSHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)Anti-Spam Desktop
Advanced reputation management     
Sender IP reputationYesYesYesYesYes
DHA, DoS and NDR protectionYesYesYesN/A-
NDR protectionYesYes-N/A-
Advanced content management     
GRIDprint reputation servicesYesYesYesYesYes
SonicWALL GRID Anti-VirusYesYesYesYesYes
Patented phishing detection technologyYesYesYesYesYes
Policy rules for users, groups or all usersYesYesYes--
Optional services availableEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceEmail Security for SBSHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)Anti-Spam Desktop
McAfee A/V with SonicWALL Time-ZeroYes-Yes--
Email complianceYes----
Easy administrationEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceEmail Security for SBSHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)Anti-Spam Desktop
Installation and configuration time1 Hour1.5 Hours10Min.10 Min.10 Min.
Reputation auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYesYesYes
Anti-Spam auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYesYesYes
GRID A/V auto-updates every 5 minutesYesYesYesYes-
Customize, schedule & e-mail 30+ reportsYesYesYesBasic reportsView 4 reports
Automatic Multi-LDAP SyncYesYesYesYes-
Allow/deny all end-user controlsYesYesYesYes-
Per user junk boxesYesYesYesYesYes
Junk button for Outlook®YesYes-Yes-
Per user Anti-Spam aggressivenessYesYesYesYesYes
Per user allowed/blocked listsYesYesYesYesYes
Junk box summaries in 15 languagesYesYesYesYes-
Judgement detailsYesYesYesYes-
Rapid message search engineYesYesYesYes-
Single Sign-onYesYesYesYes-
System featuresEmail Security Appliance, Software, & Virtual ApplianceEmail Security for SBSHosted Email Security Comp. Anti-Spam Service (CASS)Anti-Spam Desktop
Inbound & outbound in the same systemYesYesYes--
In-memory MTA for enhanced throughputYesYesYesYes-
Maximum domains supportedUnrestrictedUnrestrictedUnrestrictedUnrestrictedUnrestricted
Scalable split-mode architectureYes-N/A--
Clustering & remote clusteringYes-N/A--
Deployment platform(s)ES Appliance Virtual Appliance Windows ServerMail ServerHosted SeviceFirewallClient
Junk email blocking pointES Appliance Virtual Appliance Windows ServerMail ServerHosted ServiceFirewallClient