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Benefits / Drawbacks for enabling "Detect Suspicious email attachments."

Hello,

ENS On Access Scan has an option  for enabling "Detect Suspicious email attachments.". I was wondering if there are any major benefits or drawbacks in enabling this option?

In the vent that I opened a malicious file, wouldn't I be covered if I am running ATP and ENS Threat Protection at the endpoint level.

Thank you.

 

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Re: Benefits / Drawbacks for enabling "Detect Suspicious email attachments."

Hello @Glenn_Bolton 

Thanks for your post.

Please check the below link where it is explained 

https://www.mcafee.com/blogs/other-blogs/mcafee-labs/mcafee-protects-against-suspicious-email-attach...

https://docs.mcafee.com/bundle/endpoint-security-10.6.0-threat-prevention-client-interface-reference...

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Re: Benefits / Drawbacks for enabling "Detect Suspicious email attachments."

Thank you. I saw those articles previously and I took note of them. 

I was interested to know if there are any concerns with enabling this feature, since I worked closely with McAfee on the deployment of ENS 10.6 and 10.7 and it was neve a recommendation at that time.

Thank you. 

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