With the lines of work-life balance continuing to ever-increasingly blur, we are more inclined to use our business email addresses to sign up to those FREE applications, fitness subscriptions or even online shopping sites.
Did you know, when you or your employees use their work email on websites like the ones on the attached list, it makes your business vulnerable to a breach?
An example of this that you may be experiencing today is an increase in Phishing emails, (you know the ones that are pretending to be staff members requesting to transfer funds from bank accounts).
Over the past 23 years in the industry, I have seen in the last few years a significant increase in reports from clients of phishing emails, which can indicate, that someone, somewhere has your business details.
I have had customers reporting multiple examples where breaches have occurred through Phishing emails and inadequate protection that have cost the company up to $500k. I have even heard of reports of a staff member personally losing $10k from their savings account.
The real question is what ongoing access do the hackers now have?
Here’s a great video to watch by Cisco if you are interested in how a Cyber Attack happens.
So what's the Solution?
If you have any questions, want to know if you have been breached or dont know where to start, contact us today for your free consultation!!