Email security features such as encryption, filtering and archiving make complying with email best security practices easier for users to follow and keep data and networks safe.
Email is a common attack vector for cybercriminals. Email attacks, including phishing — that trick the recipient into providing sensitive information, opening an attachment, or clicking a link— prey on the one vulnerability that technology can’t control but the right email security features can: people.
ASCII member and “president geek” of Tekie Geeks Mike Bloomfield says businesses can put email security policies in place, but there are always instances where employees won’t follow them. “They need solutions that do it for them,” says Bloomfield.