How to Solve the $26 Billion Problem of Business Email & Account Compromise

Presented by

Mark Guntrip, Group Product Marketing Director for Proofpoint

About this talk

The FBI recently released their latest report detailing reported losses attributed to business email compromise (BEC) and Email Account Compromise (EAC) which totaled over $26B between July 2016 and July 2019. While the scale of losses is staggering, how to best protect against these type of threats, which don’t normally include malware or detectable malicious intent, is not an easy task. There are many facets that an organization must consider across email, cloud, authentication, visibility and education in order to address the different attack tactics and be prepared to limit the potential for financial losses. So what can you do to better protect your people and your organization? Join Proofpoint to as we deep dive into email fraud and how to defend against it. In this session, we'll share: - The techniques for preventing these threats - A framework for understanding where potential gaps exist - How automation is key in resolving incidents *This session is eligible for CPE credits with ISC(2). To submit for CPE credits, visit

Related topics:

More from this channel

Upcoming talks (3)
On-demand talks (744)
Subscribers (77657)
Proofpoint is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations' greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, we help companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on us for people-centric security and compliance solutions that mitigate their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.