Migrating from Websense

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The table below outlines the main configuration objects requiring evaluation when migrating from Websense to Mimecast. It is important to note that there may case by case variations for individual customers.

 

Email Processing

 

Feature
Websense
Mimecast
Domain managementPolicies > Default > DomainsDirectories | Internal
Inbound email routingPolicies > Default > ConnectionsGateway | Policies | Delivery Routing
Outbound email routingPolicies > Default > ConnectionsGateway | Outbounds

 

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Account Security

 

Feature
Websense
Mimecast
AntivirusPolicies > Default > AntivirusEnabled by default. Attachments can be managed separately
AntispamPolicies > Default > AntispamSpam Scanning Definition and associated Policy. End user Policies controlled through Managed Senders
Content FilterPolicies > Default > Content FilterContent Definition and associated Content Examination Policy. Attachments can be managed separately as can Email Size Limits
Lexical RulesPolicies > Default > Lexical RulesContent Definition with Mimecast Managed Reference Dictionaries (MMRDs) and associated Content Examination Policy.
Email EncryptionPolicies > Default > EncryptionContent Definition with Mimecast Managed Reference Dictionaries (MMRDs) and associated Content Examination Policy.
Attachment MaskingPolicies > Default > Attachment MaskingAttachments can be managed separately as can Email Size Limits

 

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