Business Email Compromise can impact your company assets, your supply chain, your customers and your brand. These fraudulent emails are getting more sophisticated, more regular, more targeted and more difficult to detect. Ultimately they are causing businesses of all sizes significant losses.
So how can you mitigate the risk of BEC? Here’s Saepio’s Five Step Guide to Business Email Compromise
Read more in our Business Email Compromise Guide.
You need to ensure that only the right people and the right devices have access to your valued systems and data, this becomes even more important if your estate includes public and private cloud applications.
A user name and password are no longer sufficient to ensure integrity of access, Multi-Factor authentication is the first step on the journey, and if you can also ensure that your devices are trusted and behaving then you’re on the right path and Single Sign On solutions move the game on further still.
With access, your users need to be bought in and happy with the controls you implement to ensure the project is a success. Whatever you do needs to be simple to use and not impact your users from doing their day job.
Read more in our Guide to Trusted Access.
In April 2018 The UK Government in conjunction with Ipsos MORI, has surveyed businesses and charities to find out they approach cyber security and help them learn more about the cyber security issues faced by industry.
The overwhelming majority of businesses and charities are reliant on online services, which exposes them to cyber security risks.
Virtually all UK businesses (98%) represented in the survey rely on some form of digital communication or services, such as staff email addresses, websites, online banking and the ability for customers to shop online.
Organisations of all sizes, and a substantive majority of large businesses have been breached or attacked. Those with more potential risk factors are also among the most likely to experience cyber security breaches or attacks.
Read more in our Government Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2019.