Phish Are Getting to Your Inbox – Why your ‘Secure’ Email Gateway Isn’t

Every hour of every day, phishing emails evade perimeter controls. According to researchers at TAG Cyber and New York University, over 50% of enterprises report that phishing emails reach the inbox roughly once a week. Secure email gateways are the most common type of perimeter technology used to stop phish from reaching the inbox. However, in today’s threat landscape, they cannot always provide the right level of protection required. This white paper examines why secure email gateways struggle identifying phishing emails and the processes businesses can put in place to fill the gaps that phishing attacks slip through.