Operation Inbox: Stopping the next generation of email cyber attacks

Between 75% and 90% of targeted cyber attacks start with an email. Targeting email is increasingly becoming the tactic of choice among hackers

Targeting email is increasingly becoming the tactic of choice among hackers.

That’s according to Barracuda’s recent survey of IT professionals, ‘The Email Threat’.

The findings include the fact that 80% of organisations had experienced email-borne attacks, with 73% of respondents saying these were coming at an increased frequency. This report explores why email is so vulnerable, how threats are evolving, and how companies should respond.

This report explores:

How hackers weaponise emails

47% of businesses have been affected by ransomware

Next-generation threats

AI in the hands of cyber criminals poses new challenges

Security barricades

Email protection has to come in layers, throughout corporate infrastructure