The State of Email Trust, 2014

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As you saw in the headlines and news, 2014 was a big year for email threats. And from our findings - the proof is in the data. By summarizing the TrustIndex data we gathered quarterly in 2014 that measures how well both individual companies and industries as a whole are protecting their customers from email cyberattacks, we saw that email security improved somewhat in 2014, but most companies still haven't implemented technology that protects them from cybercrime.

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