- 66% of malware is installed via malicious email attachments
- 59% of phishing emails deliver ransomware
- 5.3B USD lost due to business email compromise (BEC)
Email is the most common threat vector used by cyber criminals. Over 90% of cyber-attacks start with a successful phishing campaign. Email attacks have evolved to be highly targeted. Hackers typically engage in social engineering tactics to study the victim and craft personalized phishing messages. Email is also the most common delivery mechanism for ransomware and zero-day threats.