Highly targeted, customized spear-phishing attacks are incredibly hard for end-users to detect, and they can have devastating consequences as a result. And while garden-variety phishing attacks have been around for a while, employees are still falling for them. The key is to prevent these attacks from ever reaching end-users. Enter Mimecast email security.
Spear-phishing is the go-to cyber crime technique in the arsenals of hacktivists, cybercriminals, and nation-state attackers everywhere. It is an effective and inexpensive way to harvest user credentials, implant various forms of malware, bring unsuspecting users to malicious websites, impersonate trusted people and organizations, and collect useful intelligence about the target organization.
Too many users are tricked by spear‐phishing emails to rely on them alone to consistently defend themselves and their organizations from cyberattacks
Mimecasts oplossing voor e-mailbeveiliging helpt bij het detecteren en blokkeren van schadelijke spear-phishingmails die:
Include both known and unknown or new malware.
Schadelijke URL's bevatten.
Hooggeplaatste personeelsleden nabootsen om te proberen op frauduleuze wijze geld of gevoelige informatie te bemachtigen.
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