Connect with Confidence: Three Steps to Stopping Advanced Email Threats

April 04, 2017
Proofpoint Staff

Every day, cyber criminals send malicious emails targeting your organization in an attempt to steal data, funds, and other confidential information. According to Verizon, for 95 percent of breaches, email is the means of communication to the target, followed by in-person deception (2 percent) and phone calls (2 percent).

Today's email security tools are struggling to adapt to the scale and sophistication of the latest email fraud techniques like advanced malware and business email compromise (BEC). As a result, organizations often lack the visibility needed to block and respond to attacks before they do harm.

In the infographic below, we explore three key ways you can fight today's advanced email threats. For more tips on how you can build an email security strategy that adapts to threats as they evolve, click here.