The State of Email Security 2018 Report
The latest threats, confidence killers and bad behaviors—and a cyber resilience strategy to fix them
The threat of virus ransomware.
Virus ransomware is a new and quickly growing threat to corporate security. In a ransomware attack, hackers breach an organization's network and hold it hostage by blocking access to systems, requiring organizations to pay ransom to regain access.
As virus ransomware attacks frequently begin through email phishing scams and similar threats, finding ways to stop these threats and block malicious URLs and weaponized attachments must be a high priority for IT departments.
Mimecast provides comprehensive email security services, including tools to stop virus ransomware as part of an all-in-one subscription service for email security, archiving and continuity.
Mimecast's email security services eliminate the need to deploy a variety of point solutions to prevent spear phishing, virus ransomware, CFO fraud and other threats. Mimecast provides protection from these advanced threats as well as the threats of malware, spam, data leaks and more. Mimecast employs a secure email gateway, sophisticated detection engines and constantly updated threat intelligence to mitigate known and emerging threats before they reach the corporate network.
To protect against virus ransomware, Mimecast Targeted Threat Protection provides three levels of defense that neutralize the most common methods used by attackers:
Learn more about stopping virus ransomware with Mimecast, and about solutions to prevent Office 365 phishing.