Avanan was featured in Cybercrime Magazine in an article about the importance of comprehensive URL scanning. As it's written:
Proper URL scanning has the following benefits:
- Another layer of post-delivery protection
- Enhanced protection for zero-day attacks, as sometimes it takes a few minutes to detect malicious emails
A complete security solution has to have URL scanning that goes beyond the basics. That includes time-of-click scanning, image and attachment analysis. Implementing this keeps end-users safer, and it also takes out an effective method for hackers to bypass standard protections.
Implementing proper URL scanning that can detect the attacks like the ones mentioned above is a crucial part of any security structure.
Read the entire article on their website.