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Throw users a line to thwart an email phishing attack - TechTarget

Go beyond the fancy hack attacks you see on television shows and the highly unlikely (and overhyped) exploits to find the real security threat -- email phishing. Aside from compliance burdens and the lack of financial support for security, phishing is likely an organization's greatest security threat. Any given network is merely a click away from compromise. And it's happening all too often.

Many of the recent breaches, as well as some of the largest ones of all time, stem from phishing attacks using good old-fashioned email. No matter what you think of your Exchange system's security, there are three reasons why a phishing attack will ultimately create problems in your messaging environment. Watch out for these three common slip-ups and come up with a game plan on how to prevent an email phishing attack.

1. You're not aware of the warning signs. Seventy-three percent of organizations have a breach plan in place, according to a recent Ponemon Institute/Experian study on...(continued)

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