Cyber group releases tool to track use of email security protocol

November 20, 2018

Via: The Hill

A cybersecurity group has released a new tool to help companies track if they’ve implemented domain-based message authentication, reporting and conformance (DMARC), a security tool aimed at preventing fake or “spoof” emails being sent from legitimate accounts.

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) unveiled the GCA DMARC Leaderboard on Monday, aimed at tracking where the DMARC policy is currently being utilized. The tool was launched during a symposium co-hosted by GCA and the Cybersecurity Tech Accord, according to a release.

The tool shows that the U.S. is a leader in DMARC implementation, with 1,235 domains having adopted the practice.

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