Phishing Testing

Hook, Line, and Sinker: 10 Reasons to Be Alert About Phishing and the Power of Automated Testing and Training

Phishing attacks are like modern-day pirates navigating the digital seas, casting wide nets, and waiting for an unsuspecting prey to get hooked. The consequences can be devastating, both personally and professionally. Here’s why you need to be concerned and what you can do about it:

1. Personal Information Theft: Your Identity on the Line

Phishing attacks can steal your personal information, opening doors to identity theft. Automated testing and training can be the vigilant guard against this invisible theft.

2. Financial Loss: Dollars Down the Drain

A seemingly genuine email can lead you to divulge your financial details, leaving your bank accounts vulnerable. Regular phishing tests teach users to spot these fraudulent emails.

3. Corporate Secrets Exposed: Business on the Brink

For businesses, a single click on a phishing link by an employee can leak vital corporate secrets. Automated testing continuously assesses and improves your employees’ awareness.

4. Legal Liabilities: The Lawsuit Lurking Around the Corner

Non-compliance with data protection laws can bring legal woes. Training your staff to recognize phishing attempts is more than just good practice; it’s a legal safeguard.

5. Reputation Damage: Trust Eroded

The fallout from a successful phishing attack isn’t just financial; it erodes the trust of customers and partners. Consistent end-user training rebuilds and maintains that trust.

6. Targeted Attacks: Spear Phishing’s Sharp Edge

Spear phishing is targeted and personal. Automated phishing tests mimic these targeted attacks, preparing your team for even the most cunningly crafted emails.

7. Security Systems Bypassed: The Trojan Horse

Phishing emails can deliver malware that bypasses security systems, laying waste to years of precaution. Regular testing and training reinforce your human firewall.

8. Time and Resource Drain: The Hidden Cost

Recovering from a phishing attack is time-consuming and costly. Prevention through testing and training is an investment that pays dividends in peace of mind.

9. Remote Work Vulnerabilities: The Home Office Trap

With remote work becoming the norm, phishing attacks have found new hunting grounds. End-user training ensures that home offices are fortresses, not vulnerabilities.

10. Complacency: The Silent Enemy

The belief that “it won’t happen to me” is a silent enemy. Regular, automated phishing tests break this complacency, keeping everyone alert and vigilant.

Casting a Wider Net: Automated Phishing Testing and End-User Training with Unity Metrix

The challenges are real, but so are the solutions. Automated phishing testing and end-user training are not just buzzwords; they’re your shield and sword in the digital age.

Unity Metrix understands these challenges and offers a comprehensive solution tailored for your unique needs. Our service is more than a technology; it’s a commitment to keeping you safe.

Discover Unity Metrix’s Automated Phishing Testing and Training – Your anchor in the stormy seas of the digital world. Stand strong, stay safe.

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Our Phishing Testing Process

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We start with a cyber health check to understand your current security posture and identify vulnerabilities.

Pinpointing your cyber strengths and weaknesses.

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Our experts craft a cybersecurity strategy tailored to your business's unique needs and compliance requirements.

A tailor-made defense for your digital assets.

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& Training

We put our plan into action, bolstering your defenses and providing training to empower your team.

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Ongoing Support

With continuous monitoring and support, we ensure your defences stay robust against evolving threats.

Keeping watch, keeping you secure.

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What Our Customers Say About us

Unity Metrix Secured Our Business

"As a small business in digital marketing, we were looking for a partner to help us shore up our cybersecurity. Unity Metrix made the whole process smooth and easy. Their team guided us through the steps to get Cyber Essentials and IASME Cyber Assurance certified, scanning for vulnerabilities and making sure our systems were protected. They walked us through each part of the process and made sure we were equipped to handle future risks. Thanks to their friendly, knowledgeable team, we now have solid cybersecurity and peace of mind. If you're looking to secure your business, I can't recommend them enough!"

Chris Hadland

Director, Aura Media

Phishing Testing FAQs

How much do cyber security services cost?

The cost of cybersecurity services varies based on your business’s size, complexity, and specific needs. You can see some guideline pricing here and for a tailored quote, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

How does Unity Metrix compare to other cyber security providers?

Unity Metrix stands out by offering comprehensive, customised cybersecurity solutions tailored specifically for SMEs. We combine technical measures with governance and compliance, ensuring your business is fully protected and compliant. Our approach is designed to meet the unique needs of smaller enterprises, providing robust security without overwhelming your resources.

What are the top cyber security risks for SMEs today?

Top cybersecurity risks for SMEs include phishing attacks, ransomware, data breaches, and weak password practices. Staying informed and implementing robust security measures can mitigate these risks.

What happens if a cyber breach occurs?

In the event of a cyber breach, Unity Metrix provides immediate support to contain and mitigate the impact. We also help you develop and implement a recovery plan to restore normal operations swiftly.

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From our humble beginnings to becoming a trusted name in the cybersecurity industry, our journey is a testament to our commitment to innovation and excellence. But we’re not just tech geeks huddled around computer screens all day! We are a group of passionate individuals who believe that a safer digital world is not just a necessity but a right for every business out there. Our vision and hard work have propelled us into partnerships with diverse industries, from healthcare to e-commerce and everything in between.

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We operate with an open-book policy. No hidden fees, no ambiguous language. We believe informed clients are the best clients.



We never compromise on quality. Our services are designed to not just meet but exceed industry standards. Our certifications, including IASME Cyber Assurance Level 2, speak for themselves.



Cyber threats evolve every day, and so do we. Continual training, research, and development keep us ahead of the curve and you out of harm’s way.



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