Mimecast opens German data centers to fight email cyber attacks

GERMANY – Mimecast, a leading email and data security company, today announced that its German data centers are open for business. New Mimecast research highlights only 13% of surveyed German organizations had so far adopted a complete cyber resilience strategy, while 88% felt this was ‘crucial’ or ‘very important.’ Most German organizations had also seen more email attacks over the last 12 months.

The research revealed 48% had seen a rise in malware and ransomware through email attachments, while 35% had seen more impersonation fraud asking employees to make financial transactions. Moreover, 59% of German organizations were ‘concerned’ about the implications of not being GDPR-compliant.