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What You Need to Know About Email Security – And Protecting Your Company

January 3, 2019

What You Need to Know About Email Security

Every company uses email regularly. More than 200 billion emails are sent every single day. It’s an essential part of day-to-day operations – which also means that it’s one of the most common IT security threats to your organization.

Using spam filtering and blocking is not enough – because these only filter out known threats. If your employees are not properly trained and educated about email security, they can download malware or keyloggers from malicious third parties, or their email may be at risk of being hacked due to weak passwords.

In this article, we’ll explore the basics about email attacks and security, as well as best practices you can use to prevent your systems from being compromised. Let’s begin.

Understanding The Most Common Email Attacks

There are a number of different ways that your company and employees can be attacked through email:

While there are many other attack vectors, these are the most common – and can result in enormous costs, and expose sensitive data to third parties. Failing to protect yourself can expose you to liability – particularly if customer or client data is breached and stolen by the hackers.

Protecting Your Employees From Email Attacks And Hacks – Our Top Tips

So, how can you protect your company and your employees from hacks and malicious attackers? Here are a few top tips.

Need Help With Email Security? Contact K3 Technology Today!

To learn more about K3 Technology’s Email Security Services, call us at 303-770-8050. We’re here to help, and we can ensure that your business won’t be compromised by phishing attacks, or any other type of email-based hack. Don’t put your company at risk – get started right away.

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Kelly Kercher
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