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Why Secure Email Gateways Rewrite Links (and Why They Shouldn't)
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12/23/2020 | 11:40:23 AM
Re: Also...
Also, if your web filter is set to block or "continue" on uncategorized domains, you'll see less of this.  There are downsides to this though.
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12/23/2020 | 11:35:19 AM
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Some vendors wrap all URL links in the email, while also not obvuscating it.  This is what we train our users on.  They can see the real domain.  Also, even though patient zero is infected, once the email is comdemned, some vendors tell you who the email was delivered to and who clicked on the URL link.  Even though you have an infected user, you know all other potentially infected users.


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