Remote Working - Beware of Email Phishing!
Working from home is a strategy often spoken about but not practiced. The Coronavirus has shocked many firms and forced them into a plan for which they were unprepared.
Some light tips to keep in mind are below:
Phishing is a global email strategy used to trick users into selecting links on the email message.
There are two types of Phishing strategies:
Spear Phishing - When the hacker targets an email to a specific person or job title.
Phishing - A global send, not to target a specific person.
Do not click on any email that is suspicious and/or contains the following:
Dates are incorrect.
Gaps and spaces in the subject or in the body of the email.
Look for misspellings.
Ensure Data Loss Prevention Tools are prevalent.
Have Security Awareness training for users.
Measure the effectiveness of the Security Awareness training!