Category: Email security

Email security, Security

Alaska Courts Restore Email, Lack Answers on Cyber Attack

May 12, 2021

Via: Security Week

The court system, in a statement, said it doesn’t know who was behind the attack, why the court system was targeted or how long it will be before services are fully back online. It says it does not believe personal […]

Email security, Security

Users increasingly putting password security best practices into play

May 4, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

While there is awareness of password security best practices, there is still work to be done to put that awareness to full use, a Bitwarden survey reveals. While Americans are more likely to report being affected by a data breach […]

Email security, Security

How to Test and Improve Your Domain’s Email Security?

April 26, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

No matter which type of business you are in, whether small, medium, or large, email has become an irrefutable tool for communicating with your employees, partners, and customers. Emails are sent and received each day in bulk by companies from […]

Email security, Security

MP told to ditch official email over hacking fears

April 13, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

Member of parliament and Foreign Affairs Committee chair Tom Tugendhat has made the claim that the UK’s intelligence services unofficially told him to stop using his official parliamentary email in favour of Google’s Gmail service over concerns that the government’s […]

Email security, Security

How to Effectively Prevent Email Spoofing Attacks in 2021?

March 29, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

Email spoofing is a growing problem for an organization’s security. Spoofing occurs when a hacker sends an email that appears to have been sent from a trusted source/domain. Email spoofing is not a new concept. Defined as “the forgery of […]

Data loss, Email security, Security, Threats & Malware

Data Breach Saga: What You Need To Know About The Cit0day Data Leak

March 26, 2021

Via: Hot for Security

Fact: In November 2020, a database containing over 200 million usernames and passwords was leaked in the infamous Cit0day breach. According to researchers, the leak included both new and previously breached login credentials from over 23,600 websites. Was your data […]

Email security, Security

How to choose the right email security service for your organisation

March 24, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

Email security is a growing problem for businesses in all industries. According to a report by software firm Egress, 95% of IT managers believe that email puts data at risk, and 83% of organisations have seen an email data breach. […]

Cyber-crime, Email security, Phishing, Security

Hackers are switching to credential theft – here’s how to stay safe.

March 22, 2021

Via: Panda Security

Recent research shows that email scammers are sending less malware-infected messages. Instead they are choosing to use phishing techniques to steal credentials directly because they are harder to detect. First of all, what is phishing? In simple terms, phishing is […]

Email security, Security

Does email security need a human solution or a tech solution?

March 12, 2021

Via: Computer Weekly

Malicious emails are an increasing challenge faced by organisations all over the world. According to research from US telecoms giant Verizon, email was the primary delivery method for 94% of malware in 2019, while statistics from UK-based software firm Egress […]

Cyber-crime, Email security, Phishing, Security

Defending Against Credential Phishing Starts by Protecting Your Users

March 1, 2021

Via: SecureWorld

As the global pandemic continues to run rampant, CISOs are not only struggling to solve traditional cybersecurity challenges, but are faced with a new surge of pandemic themed phishing scams intended to deceive users and infiltrate organizations. Of these, credential […]