Mimecast URL Protect
As email passes through the Mimecast Secure Email Gateway, URL Protect scans and rewrites all URLs in the body of every email
When clicked, these rewritten links point back to Mimecast’s global threat analysis infrastructure which scans the site to determine if the destination website is malicious before delivering the page.
Employees are permitted access to clean sites without delay, while access to malicious sites are blocked
Administrator-controlled dynamic user awareness helps drive a mentality of user caution and greater awareness of the threat environment
For links within attachments, the URLs are scanned on entry into the Mimecast Gateway and if any malicious URLs are found, the attachment is stripped from the email and the receiver is warned that the attachment was malicious. A log entry is also generated for the administrator