How To Build A Business Case For A Password Manager in 8 Steps

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Email Security, Password Management, Security Awareness & Phishing

There are many reasons to be investing in a Password Manager. Verizon’s recent Data Breach Report showed that 81% of hacking-related breaches used either stolen or weak passwords. This is because most users are faced with credential overload, being responsible for at least 200 passwords, and often revert to bad password practices, such as: When your users save passwords in the browser, it … Read More

Email Security Risk Remains High

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Email Security

A recent email security survey by Egress highlighted that outbound email is a source of breaches for almost every organisation. 91% of the surveyed cybersecurity leaders stated that their organisaton had experienced security incidents by outbound email data loss within Microsoft 365 in the last 12 months. Causes of Outbound Email Security Incidents Overall, these incidents were the result of … Read More

Email Security Risk Remains High

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Email Security, Microsoft 365 Security

Almost every organisation reports experiencing email security incidents. Unfortunately, legacy approaches to technology and training can’t keep pace with evolving threats. A recent survey by Egress highlighted that cybersecurity leaders remain vulnerable to both inbound phishing attacks and outbound data loss and exfiltration.  This is making them question the effectiveness of traditional approaches to email security. 94% of the 500 … Read More

5 Ways For Housing Associations to Level Up M365 Email Security

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Email Security, Microsoft 365 Security, Security Awareness & Phishing

The newly published Email Security Risk Report reveals that 99% of Cybersecurity leaders are stressed about email security.  Plus 93% of organisations experiencing security incidents in the last 12 months.  It is easy to see why. For housing associations, the risk email poses to sensitive data is pervasive. They operate a complex infrastructure environment, and need to ensure employees are appropriately … Read More

Why you need Integrated Cloud Email Security (ICES)

Tony MasonEmail Security, Microsoft 365 Security, Security Awareness & Phishing

In their 2021 Market Guide for Email Security, industry analyst Gartner introduced the acronym ‘ICES’, which stands for integrated cloud email security. They also predicted that these platforms would make up 20% of anti-phishing solutions by 2025, up from 5% in 2021. You might also see the acronym ‘CAPES’ used to describe these platforms as well. This was coined by … Read More