Egress enhances reporting functionality to support organisations in mitigating email security incidents

Egress Analytics provides full visibility of email security risk, including misdirected email and display name spoofs
by Egress
Published on 22nd Mar 2021

London, UK – 22nd March 2021 – Egress has today announced enhancements to its reporting functionality, equipping customers with full visibility of their email security risk. Egress Analytics is available as part of Egress Prevent, Egress’ flagship solution which utilizes contextual machine learning to mitigate the risk of human-activated email data breaches.

Egress Analytics enables organisations to track employees’ interactions with Prevent’s advice prompts across multiple sources of email risk, including:
• Misdirected emails
• Display name spoofs
• Failing to use BCC:
• Insecure domains
• Multi-domain emails
• New, and misspelled, recipients

Egress Analytics offers real-time visibility of an organisation’s email security risk, enabling security teams to take fast action to remediate gaps in their existing strategy. Additionally, the enhanced reporting functionality equips security leaders with insight into the value added by Egress Prevent in mitigating email security incidents.

Egress customers are already recognizing the value this level of insight can bring. Santiago Castro, Chief Data Officer at FBN Bank, comments, “Egress Prevent and Protect form a key part of our email security strategy, making FBN more secure as an organisation by significantly reduce the risk of data loss on email. In addition, Egress Analytics offers us a level of granular, real-time reporting that enhances our security and regulatory compliance. This means we’re able to demonstrate when security have been prevented and, in doing so, highlight the value of our investment in the solution.”

Egress’ Chief Product Officer, Sudeep Venkatesh, comments, “We’re delighted to offer this enhanced reporting functionality to our customers, providing total visibility over every interaction their users have had with Egress Prevent. Egress Analytics will provide our customers with a top-down view of their email risk, so that they can easily track and evaluate the return on their investment with us. Many organisations only see the tip of the iceberg when it comes to email security incidents, which can cause issues when it comes to compliance and security strategy. Now, they can see the full picture of interactions with our products – in addition to calling attention to areas of risk, this will highlight the effectiveness of Egress Prevent in mitigating the risk of email data breaches.”

About Egress

As advanced persistent threats continue to evolve, we recognize that people are the biggest risk to organizations’ security and are most vulnerable when using email.

Egress is the only cloud email security platform to continuously assess human risk and dynamically adapt policy controls, preparing customers to defend against advanced phishing attacks and outbound data breaches before they happen. Leveraging contextual machine learning and neural networks, with seamless integration using cloud-native API architecture, Egress provides enhanced email protection, deep visibility into human risk, and instant time to value.

Trusted by the world’s biggest brands, Egress has offices in London, Sheffield, Cheltenham, New York, Boston, and Toronto. In April 2024 KnowBe4, the provider of the largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Egress.