How to Phish Your Business (And Get Management's Buy-In)

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What we know:

Phishing and related social engineering techniques targeting users are linked to more successful data breaches than any other form of cyberattack.It is impossible to prevent phishing attempts by purely technical means.A phishing awareness program can dramatically reduce the success rates of phishing attempts.

Just one problem—the members of your management team probably don’t know much about what a phishing awareness program is, or why it’s important. So how do you get their backing?


This whitepaper by Rapid7 is packed with advice on how to frame your proposal for a phishing awareness program, how to answer likely questions, and how to show that your initiative is one of the best investments your company can make in cybersecurity.

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Rapid7 (NASDAQ:RPD) powers the practice of SecOps by delivering shared visibility, analytics, and automation that unites security, IT, and DevOps teams. The Rapid7 Insight platform empowers these teams to jointly manage and reduce risk, detect and contain attackers, and analyze and optimize operations. Rapid7 technology, services, and research drive vulnerability management, application security, incident detection and response, and log management for more than 7,000 organizations across more than 120 countries, including 52% of the Fortune 100.
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