Email Security Best Practices - 2019 Edition

Microsoft Announces a New Email Filtering Option Based on DMARC Score

Research from Valimail indicates that domains lacking DMARC enforcement are nearly 4X more likely to get spoofed — how Microsoft’s new feature could help differentiate junk from legitimate emails Hey... The post ...

Shmoocon 2020 – Josh Kamdjou’s ‘Voight-Kampff for Email Addresses: Quantifying Email Address Reputation To Identify Spear-Phishing And Fraud’

Thanks to 0xdade for publishing these outstanding Shmoocon 2020 Convention videos via the 0xdade YouTube channel and the 0xdade Shmoocon 2020 Playlist for everyone to view, learn and, of course, enjoy. Permalink ...
Graphic: Screenshot of a Coronavirus phishing site

Coronavirus Scams: Phishing Websites & Emails Target Unsuspecting Users

As COVID-19 fears grow, hundreds of Coronavirus-themed domains are being used to spread malware and steal information Amongst growing fears of this global pandemic, Coronavirus scams and malicious websites are... The post ...

Top Email Security Threats of 2020 – How To Stop Them

As hackers’ methods become more sophisticated, the scale of email security breaches and the frequency at which they occur grow greater with each passing year. In 2019 alone, an estimated 2 billion ...

Three Consequences of a Misaddressed Email

Article by Andrea Babbs, UK General Manager, VIPRE SafeSendWith the number and sophistication of cyber attacks increasing significantly, organisations have had to become aware and adapt to new and evolving digital threats ...

Five Emails you don’t want in your Inbox

Phishing attacks are the most common form of cyber attack. Why? The simplicity of email gives cybercriminals an easy route in, allowing them to reach users directly with no defensive barriers, to ...

Phishing Attacks remains a popular Money-Spinner for Cyber Criminals

F5 Labs’ latest Phishing and Fraud Report reveals that phishing continues to be one of the most prevalent ways cybercriminals are breaching data and making money in 2019.Over the years, phishing has ...
Microsoft Decides To Finally Block Additional Files In OWA, Subsequently Provides Workarounds To Carry On Transmitting Them

Microsoft Decides To Finally Block Additional Files In OWA, Subsequently Provides Workarounds To Carry On Transmitting Them

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via Zeljka Zorz, Managing Editor at HelpNet Security, comes news of Microsoft Corporation's (NASDAQ: MSFT) dollar-short-and-day-late decision to block an additional forty additional file types from their deeply flawed Outlook on the ...
Et Stulte Corripietur: Falwell's Email Lesson

Et Stulte Corripietur: Falwell’s Email Lesson

In which, Falwell, Jr. regales all with his stupendous ignorant behavior; whilst - conversely - an outstanding example of superlative reportage by Kate Cox, writing at Ars Techinca. 'High-profile evangelical conservative Jerry ...
LinkedIn Phishing: This is why we can’t have nice things

LinkedIn Phishing: This is why we can’t have nice things

LinkedIn has become one of phishing’s biggest resources. As social media has evolved over the last decade and a half, LinkedIn has settled in as an integral part of the... The post ...