6 ways to spot a phishing email

Phishing attacks are one of the most common forms of cybercrime, and unfortunately it’s very easy to fall victim to these tricks! 58% of businesses have seen these attacks increase in the past 12 months.

The only way to protect yourself from these attacks is to educate yourself, and your colleagues, so that you know what to look out for when these emails land in your inbox.

To find out more about protecting yourself, please contact us here.

 

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When you are unaware of these emails you are most vulnerable, all it takes it one accidental click and a hacker can make their way into your system. Once you have learnt how to identify these emails, you are well on your way to staying protected. We recommend contacting your IT support provider immediately and making them aware of what you have found, this way they can advise you on the next steps to take. If you do not have an IT provider, contact us and we can arrange a call with one of our IT engineers.

Learn what to do after receiving a phishing email here with a fantastic post by Microsoft.