Intelligent CIO Middle East Issue 23 - Page 19

FEATURE: MONITORING Fortinet offers essential cyber-safety tips amid escalating cyber-attacks Never click on an attachment or web link in an email from someone you don’t know, that you didn’t request, or that does not seem legitimate. A quick way to check the validity of an email is to simply look at the address of the sender (you can do that by double clicking on the name of the sender or by hitting reply.) Does the email match the organisation? Is it long, from a different organisation or location from what you expected, or does it include a strings of letters or numbers? If so, you can safely delete it. Anthony Giandomenico, senior security strategist/