GFI MailEssentials

Version: GFI MailEssentials

GFI MailEssentials detects and blocks phishing emails, and adds email management tools to your mail server, including disclaimers, mail monitoring, Internet mail reporting, list server, server-based auto replies and POP3 downloading.

Netsurion Open XDR consumes the pdf reports configured in GFI MailEssentials and display them in report dashboard.

Netsurion Data Source Integrations for GFI MailEssentials allows you to monitor the following components: –

  • Security – Email blocked and Spam filters.
  • Operation – Email direction.
  • Compliance – User reports.

Once GFI MailEssentials is configured to deliver events to Netsurion Open XDR  Manager; reports can be configured into Netsurion Open XDR.

The following are the key Data Source Integration available in Netsurion Open XDR.


Type Name Description
Security Emails Blocked It shows total emails blocked by anti-spam and anti-malware filters for each email direction (Inbound, Outbound and Internal) out of all emails processed.
Security Spam Filter It shows the total number of emails blocked by each anti-spam filter.
Operations Email Direction It shows total emails processed for each email direction – Inbound, Outbound and Internal.
Compliance User Report shows the number of blocked and allowed emails for each email address.


The configuration details are consistent with Netsurion Open XDR 8.x and later and GFI MailEssentials.

Download Integration Guide for configuration instructions and more information.