Email Encryption

Email Attacks: This Time It’s Personal

Provided by Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category Email Encryption

Type White Paper

Length 8

Publish Date July 01 2011

Date posted May 23 2012


Research conducted by Cisco has found that while cybercrime business activity caused by mass, indiscriminate email attacks has declined by more than half, highly-personalized attacks tripled last year. User education cannot completely protect organizations from these threats. This research paper from Cisco examines this new trend and the need for companies to improve security architecture.

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