Email Social Engineering

Email Social Engineering Assessment & Physical Security Testing

Email Social Engineering is currently the ultimate con! The fraudsters are incredibly knowledgeable and have the resources to easily penetrate and infiltrate systems with thefts, breaches, and more.

They will lie, convincingly and successfully, cheat, and steal their way past your organization's security controls, most likely with little trouble, if you do not have the proper security. Their goals: theft, fraud, malice, espionage, and more! Your best line of defense: ensuring that your staff acquires the necessary knowledge, precautions, and possible responses.

  • Do you know why Email Social Engineering is so effective?
  • Do you know the multitude of breaching methods that are evolving and ever-growing?
  • Are your employees able to identify and possibly, properly respond to Email Social Engineering scams and threats?

Fraud incidents are on the rise - especially in financial services and healthcare - and many of these crimes result from social engineers achieving deception in person, via the telephone, and/or through popular social networking sites.

Despite all the media hype about the threats from hackers and viruses, the greatest threats to an organization's information security are actually the employees of the company! They are the people who, too often, too willingly, and too ignorantly and obliviously fall victim to Email Social Engineering ploys, opening your company's doors wide open to slick-tongued fraudsters, theft, viruses, breaches, and much more.

Preforming social engineering training has proven to reduce the amount of email social engineering attempts and is really a great way you can assess how vulnerable your staff is.
Your organization can defend against email social engineering attacks by implementing various solutions or security strategies such as:

    • Email Encryption and Archival
    • A Social engineering test
    • Social engineering training
    • Content Filtering
    • Email Compliance Monitoring

These services will help you protect the information you send and receive, whether it be outbound or within your network, and ensure compliance with information sharing regulations. Integrating a regular email social engineering test into your security plan will drastically increase the quality of your security protocols as well as reducing the amount of successful email social engineering attempts, leaving you with peace of mind. These solutions are also flexible enough to ensure you maintain an appropriate level of security while retaining the conveniences of email communications.

InfoSight can provide your organization with the assistance you need for effective email social engineering prevention. Training your people is always a good place to start when managing the quality of your security profile. If you would like more information about email social engineering contact us at info @ InfoSightInc.com.

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