H2 2023 Email Threat Report
Email remains the most popular communication channel for legitimate business, and as such, is unsurprisingly the channel most commonly targeted by cyber criminals.
Following the massive growth in connected third-party applications and the increased sophistication of generative AI technology, both BEC and VEC attack volume has boomed. For organisations with 5,000+ mailboxes, there is now a 90 per cent chance of being targeted by a business email compromise attack each week.
In this threat report, we outline recent changes to the email threat landscape, documenting the rise in attacks, and opportunities to modernise effective protection.