Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks have seen a significant rise, with an 81% increase in 2022, yet only 2% of employees report the threat. These scams, often sophisticated and difficult to detect, target businesses and individuals involved in wire transfer payments, resulting in substantial financial losses and reputational harm. To combat BEC attacks, organisations must educate employees, implement email authentication protocols, and establish robust payment verification processes.
Email is the cornerstone of modern business communication. Think about how often you use it, it’s hard not to use it in an everyday business environment. However, email can also pose a significant security threat if not appropriately secured. Thankfully, Exchange Online offers small businesses a full enterprise-grade email solution to protect their users against […]