Safe Email – Seven Important Tips for Better Email Security in 2009

Email presents a ubiquitous point of vulnerability to organizations of every size and kind. A source of incoming threats and a convenient channel for stealing sensitive data, email enables easy communication while opening organizations to the world of organized crime, disgruntled former employees and inadvertent data loss. The third annual email security Aberdeen benchmark report focuses on the drivers, strategies and capabilities Best-in-Class organizations leverage to achieve the best performance from a security perspective – less downtime from email, less spam, fewer infections, less cost cleaning up after email attacks, and fewer data loss incidents are the hallmarks of the Best-in-Class. Report findings include trends in email security deployment and concrete recommendations for bettering email security.