User Guide

About MetaDefender Email Gateway Security

Second Layer of Defense for Your Email Security Gateway

Email security gateways, although offering tremendous protection, are not perfect.

MetaDefender Email Gateway Security enhances existing email security gateways by offering:


About this guide

This guide is not exhaustive

This guide does not cover all aspects of the product: not all configuration options and functional capabilities are detailed here.

The user interface was built to be intuitive enough to make proper operation of the product possible in all cases.

This document refers to bundle

This user guide is about the bundle edition of Email Gateway Security unless it is noted otherwise. For details see 1. Licensing.

This guide is intended to provide the information you need to:

  • Install, configure, and manage MetaDefender Email Gateway Security v5;

  • Learn about new and updated features, and bug fixes on each release;

  • Learn about concepts through our library of knowledge base articles.

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