In 2016, there were 6.3 million phishing emails sent out in the first quarter of the year alone. That was a 789% increase over the final quarter of 2015. Within those numbers, 93% of phishing emails contained encryption ransomware. Those figures were up 56% from December 2015. As long as scams are working, hackers will continue to launch phishing attacks.
Avatara CompleteCloud can serve as your business’ first line of defense against phishing emails. Avatara has found that 35% of employees fail when faced with a simulated phishing attack. CompleteCloud offers security awareness training to help educate employees within a company to boost overall defense. With Avatara’s Security Operation Center, comprehensive detection procedures are in place to analyze ongoing activity on the network and identify hidden security risks.
Our CompleteCloud solution also offers multi-factor authentication systems and cyber security measures to protect the business. The most potent form of security in CompleteCloud is its encrypted email system. Email remains user-friendly in this platform and comes with optimal security that protects the company’s network and users from external threats such as phishing email.