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Peer Connect Perspectives: Should an Ex-Employee’s Email Address Be Reused?

Published: 21 February 2020

ID: G00467393

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


Organizations are constantly improving their security and business processes. A Peer Connect member wants to know from his peers whether their organizations reuse the email address of an ex-employee if a new employee with the same name joins in.

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Peer Strategies

  • Use Unique Email Addresses in All Situations
  • Access Risk Involved While Reusing Email Address of an Employee
  • Key Take-Aways
  • About Peer Connect Content

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