Email is the most important piece of infrastructure to your business.
For that reason alone, you want an expert to be managing and securing your email servers. This is not as easy of a task as you might think.
Why do you think so many large companies with full-time dedicated have their email servers hacked each year?
Is it due to bad password policies? Firewall mismanagement? Phishing?
The answer is YES. All of those things contribute to email hacking.
Is my email server secure?
The tricky thing about most businesses is that they believe their email is more secure if it is stored on servers within it’s network closet. But as security experts, believe us when we say that it is not. In most cases, security software does is not equipped to alert you if a breach has occurred. Even top international security firms will tell you that data security intrusions can take weeks to be detected, if they are detected at all.
Companies like Microsoft and Google are offering low-cost, ultra-secure email hosting options that are have been around for years. They spend millions of dollars on security each year. Even if you are working for the most confidential and security-concerned company – this is the time to consider switching over to hosted email.