Email security is a constant concern for both businesses and personal users alike. Hackers take advantage of unprotected email accounts for a variety of reasons, with financial gain being the most common reason. Once hackers have gained access to your email account, they can use your email address to send spam and phishing emails to your friends, contacts and work colleagues. In addition, hackers may try to access your other accounts, such as social media, online banking or PayPal accounts by resetting passwords and having the new password sent to your email address. Use these 8 tips to help keep your email protected from common attacks.