Forcepoint Email Security Overview
Forcepoint are a US based cybersecurity company offering a range of cloud based security solutions for businesses. Their email security platform is a cloud based gateway product which stops email threats before they reach the email network. It’s a cost effective solution with a good range of features. It’s focused on stopping advanced threats, data loss protection and protecting a mobile workforce.
The Forcepoint email security service is based on the Blackspider service. This was subsequently purchased by Surfcontrol. They were were subsequently purchased by Websense. Websense were purchased by Raytheon and rebranded Raytheon|Websense. In 2016, this business was rebranded as Forcepoint.