Email alerts

Overview

This action sends an email alert when a new message group is flagged, using SMTP credentials provided during setup.

Email alerts are useful as a cross-platform push notification of potential new threats in the email environment.

Alert contents

Email alerts are plaintext emails with the following format:

Subject: 
Mailbox: 
Recipients: 
Rules flagging:

Any links present are defanged.

How to create an email alert

  1. Click "Actions" in the left nav of your Dashboard
  2. Click "New action" in the top right
  3. Select "Email alert"
  4. Provide a name, recipients, sender email address, and related sender credentials for the alert
  5. Click "Save"

SMTP server configuration settings

Any SMTP server should work, but we've included server settings for common services below.

Service

SMTP server

Port

Google Workspace / Gmail

smtp.gmail.com

587

Microsoft 365

smtp.office365.com

587