Email Fraud Defence

Email Security and Protection

Protect your email ecosystem from today’s advanced email threats including business email compromise (BEC) and consumer phishing. Proofpoint Email Fraud Defence gives you the visibility, toolset, and services needed to authorise legitimate email senders and block fraudulent messages before they reach the inbox.


Email Fraud Defense

Our Email Fraud Defence solution can eliminate the devastating impact of imposter email fraud. Utilising the power of email authentication, we enable you to detect, block and respond to threats before they reach your employees.

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Features and Benefits

Increased Email Fraud and Consumer Phishing Protection

Email fraud is rife – business email compromise (BEC) is costing companies billions, and consumer phishing is at an all-time high.  The majority of these email scams are also preventable.

Utilising the power of email authentication, Email Fraud Defence protects your organisation from all phishing attacks that spoof trusted domains.

Visibility of who is sending email across your email ecosystem allows you to authorise all legitimate senders and block email scams before they reach your employees, customers, and business partners.

Implemented with our other defences, you can:

  • Prevent CEO/CFO bank transfer attacks and W2 scams
  • Block malicious emails that spoof trusted domains before they reach your employees and customers
  • Protect your business partners from fraudulent emails that steal your corporate identity

What is Email Fraud?

Protect Your Employees, Customers and Partners from Email Fraud

Proofpoint provides a comprehensive solution to protect your employees, customers, and partners from all forms of email fraud. From a single portal, you can see all impostor threats – regardless of the tactic used or the person being targeted.

  • View all inbound impostor threats - such as display name spoofing and lookalike domain spoofing attacks - and block them at the Proofpoint gateway
  • Enforce DMARC authentication quickly and confidently to block fraudulent emails that spoof trusted domains
  • Automatically identify and flag lookalike domains that are registered by third parties and are outside of your control

Implement Email Authentication with Confidence

Implementing email authentication ensures senders are who they purport to be and brings trust back to business communications.  Email Fraud Defence provides the tools and services you need to implement authentication quickly and confidently.

  • Automate the identification of legitimate email being sent on your behalf
  • Understand the reasons behind – and learn how to fix – each authentication failure
  • Gain ongoing guidance and support from Professional Services to efficiently implement email authentication on your domains and your gateway

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Gain Greater Security and Flexibility When Combined with Proofpoint Email Protection

Email Fraud Defence enables you to quickly and safely configure Email Protection to enforce authentication on all email coming into your organisation. Take advantage of the flexibility provided by Email Protection to authorise legitimate email, even when it is failing authentication, and block fraudulent messages that are targeting your employees. Plus, combining email authentication with Email Protection’s Impostor Classifier gives you a multi-layered approach to protect against every type of BEC attack.

  • Prevent wire transfer fraud and W2 scams
  • Account for and authorise all of the email being sent to your employees
  • Expedite authentication on the email coming into your organisation

Support, Services & Training

We offer world-class support, services and training to maximize your investment.

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Creating a DMARC record is the first step to protecting your customers, your brand, and your bottom line from email fraud.

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Creating a DMARC record is the first step to protecting your customers, your brand, and your bottom line from email fraud.