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Phishing attacks continue to grow at a rapid rate and in most cases are used mainly for identity fraud.
Unfortunately these attacks are a lot easier to carry out with the advancement in technology. Phishing
attacks are quite a serious problem as it affects not only people but also the organization that the
victims work for, that can cause distressing losses to many businesses. Phishing can cause turmoil in
your business if any employee readily furnishes critical information. In order to keep up with evolving
security risks, it is imperative for the risk management and control mechanisms are dynamic against
such social engineering attacks.


Today, there have been an increased number of security breaches and the percentage of Phishing
attacks have increased. Phishing attacks are targeted at individuals specifically and before you become
the next victim you must ensure that your business is completely secure. Phishing attacks cannot be
controlled by merely implementing filters and firewalls and preventing Phishing attacks can be an
arduous challenge for organizations. It has become essential for organizations to resort to advanced
control measures for the same by implementing appropriate policies and procedures and educate
employees, while also adopting proficient solutions that can help prevent Phishing.


Organizations need to use anti-phishing tools that help to detect the phishing content in websites and
emails and thereby prevent the phishers from accessing their highly sensitive internal data. There are
many anti-phishing solutions available in the market that helps minimize the phishing fall rate and fail
rate. These solutions launch a simulated phishing attack on your employees and study their responses.
Examining the responses of the employee, there is an action plan is created to educate them on how to
avoid being victims of Phishing attacks. An anti-Phishing solution works towards proactively educating
the employees and assisting them in spotting Phishing attacks so that they are able to avert them at the
first glimpse. These anti-Phishing solutions make the employees of an organization more responsible
and accountable by sharing practical tips on protection.


Although it is advised to get adequate protection against Phishing attacks, one should never solely rely
on the software to stay safe. Adopt a comprehensive process control and technology and secure your
systems with automatic updates and a simplified management system so your office network won't
be vulnerable to harmful intruders and Internet threats. Look for a proficient solution that helps make
protection from phishng effective yet simple.
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Description: Phishing attacks continue to grow at a rapid rate and in most cases are used mainly for identity fraud. Unfortunately these attacks are a lot easier to carry out with the advancement in technology.