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Illegal traffic in the IT realm is increasing and creating detrimental conditions for businesses. IT security issues are on the rise with innovative attacks. Phishing is a perennial malady that many have succumbed to. Businesses have to be wary of phishing attacks and be prepared to counterattack any malicious penetrations. A business is sent fake mails that seem to have been sent from authentic websites such as those of banks and financial institutions. These mails request for confidential information and personal details such as bank account numbers and credit card numbers without raising any suspicion.
The business is unaware of the main intention of these mails and readily shares the information and by the time it realizes the folly that has been made the damage is already done. It is unbelievable that a progressing business can commit such silly mistakes. However the mistake occurs because the employees are not aware of phishing techniques and its consequences. Every business needs to update its employees regarding the phishing attacks through regular phishing awareness training sessions.
As every business has multiple units and an expansive network it is vital to ensure the enforcement of a unified strategy that can address all phishing related issues effectually. The anti-phishing software is a phishing awareness appliance that helps to measure the employees’ awareness levels and provides vital tips on how to effectively address the phishing issue. The software launches a simulated phishing attack, tracks and monitors the responses of the employees, analyses and measures their awareness levels and sends out the reports through personalized emails to individual employees.
The anti-phishing software highlights the weak links in the processes and the people and helps the business to build a stronger team. It facilitates integration and provides real-time analysis reports. The software provides compelling phishing protection advice and helps businesses from becoming an easy prey. The on-premise phishing awareness appliance is a time saving and cost-effective solution as it is easy to deploy. It provides customized solutions that fulfill the requirements and expectations of the business rendering a satisfactory outcome.
Hiring new employees can increase the risks and there is a need to implement solutions that can automatically control and maintain the competency to detect all phishing attacks and thwart them without any delays. The anti-phishing software takes over complete responsibility as it automatically launches the mock attacks periodically and updates the employees as well as the business duly.
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