Easy to use, certified email encryption

Enable secure and compliant communication without adding friction. Egress Protect makes it easy for your teams, customers, and partners to use encrypted email to collaborate securely.

Protect against human activated risk with email encryption

Every day, emails conveying sensitive information can end up in the wrong hands. Easy to use push and pull email encryption helps you:

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Stop email data breaches

Apply certified AES 256-bit encryption to emails automatically, based on DLP policy or on-demand when specified by senders.

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Reduce user friction

Increase productivity with mobile device support and flexible sender controls and recipient authentication.

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Reduce administration overhead

Initiate encryption using existing classification tools or integration with Egress Prevent intelligent DLP.


Communicate securely and easily with anyone

Encryption often introduces a high administration burden and user friction. Egress Protect guards against data breaches by reducing human activated risk. Easy to use, certified encryption with flexible user controls and automatic encryption options supports your security policy.

Stop email data breaches

Simple user workflows and flexible email protection options enhance your data security while avoiding unnecessary user and IT complexity.

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Certified, AES 256-bit encryption

Protect your emails with industry-standard encryption that offers the choice of push and pull delivery models.

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Automatic or sender-initiated email protection

User controls include restriction of forwarding and printing, disabling attachment download, expiry date and digital watermarking.

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Reduce user friction

Reduces the user friction often associated with email encryption to ensure widespread adoption

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Easy-to-use sender controls

Emails can be encrypted or decrypted seamlessly within Microsoft Outlook or on iOS and Android devices.

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Outlook add-in

Mac and OWA users are supported via the Egress Outlook add-in, providing a seamless experience across all interfaces.

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Flexible authentication options

Balance risk and usability with single-use links, shared secrets and biometric authentication to reduce friction for email recipients.

Avoid infrastructure complexity

Egress Protect integrates simply with your existing email infrastructure and places minimal administrative burden on your IT team.

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Cloud and on-premises flexibility

Easy to implement cloud-based and on-premises deployment options support your information security policy.

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Automatic policy-based encryption

Granular controls support low administration overhead while comprehensive audit and reporting help meet regulatory requirements. 

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Communicating sensitive healthcare information securely

Without Egress Protect, we would have had to buy at least five different systems to meet our information sharing requirements – so it has proved a huge cost saving to use as an organization.


Learn more about Egress Intelligent Email Security

Read more about email encryption fits into a holistic email protection strategy.

Email Encryption hub

In today's climate of data security, it's a serious risk to go unencrypted. Find out how to protect your emails and share sensitive information without risk.

Why should you encrypt email?

This article explains why, and how, you should encrypt your email communications.

Why your business should be encrypting emails

It's vital that businesses don't overlook the risk email could pose if not handled properly. The simple solution here is email encryption.

How to easily send and open encrypted email

Organizations can automate the encryption process using the right tools and software, taking these security decisions out of the user's hands.


From 52 reviews on Gartner® Peer Insights™ for Email Security as of January 20, 2023.