#1: Keep a Second Copy of Emails When Using Non-Gmail Clients

Turn on the Comprehensive mail storage setting to ensure that a copy of all sent or received messages in your domain (including users using non-Gmail services) is stored in the associated users' Gmail mailboxes.

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#2: Stop Clever Attackers with Access to Compromised Accounts

Disable the ‘Bypass Spam filter’ option to scan all your emails, including internal senders, for spam. 

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#3: Use Cryptographic Authentication to Verify Email Authenticity

Configure DKIM for domain(s) by adding a digital signature to outgoing message headers using DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) standard. 

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#4: Call out Legitimate Mail Servers Allowed to Send Emails from Your Domain

Enforce Sender Policy Framework (SPF) to prevent your users from getting spoofed. With SPF enforced, only designated mail servers will be authorized to send an email on behalf of your users.

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#5: Leverage the Third Protocol to Give DKIM and SPF a Boost

Configuring DMARC helps email senders and receivers verify incoming messages by authenticating the sender's domain. 

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#6: Enable Email Attachment Scans to Block Sophisticated Phishing Attacks

With additional Gmail attachment safety settings enabled, reduce the risk of malware infection by protecting against encrypted attachments and scripts from suspicious senders. You can also choose what action is to be taken based on the type of threat.

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#7: Stay One Step Ahead of Domain and Name Spoofing Attacks

Enable additional Gmail spoofing safety settings to reduce your risk of spoofing based on similar domain names or employee names.

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#8: Sanitize Harmful Attachments

Enable the Security Sandbox option for Gmail to scan or run attachments in a virtual environment before delivering it to the user’s inbox.

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#9: Turn on Guaranteed End-To-End Email Encryption

Configure SMTP MTA Strict Transport Security (SMTP MTA-STS in short ) protocol to provide an extra layer of security for all your outbound communication by enforcing end-end email encryption. 

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#10: Add Spam Headers Setting to All Default Routing Rules

Enable the spam header settings to safeguard your organization from spam attacks and to ensure maximized spam filtering capacity in all default routing rules. 

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#11: Think Beyond the Basic Two-Factor Authentication

Use a physical security key to verify user identity and to strengthen the password recovery process thus protecting you from phishing attacks. 

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