STAMPing Out Email Risk: Seven Technologies for Advanced Mail Protection
Email is today's primary medium of business communications. As such, it presents a rich target for hackers, spammers, and malware owners, and a vulnerability to careless or malicious insiders. Regulators have noted the importance of email in the enterprise, and have issued email-specific rules and regulations regarding privacy and intellectual property protection and archiving. Given the threats and challenges all of faces, the results were dismaying. The survey revealed concern yet complacency, sub-optimal solution performance yet inaction. This paper examines today's email threats, the current state of enterprise defenses, and plans to address emerging threats.