Posts Tagged 'email and web security'
Look around your office. Flip through your business contact list. Chances are that four out of five of your colleagues are violating company IT rules. This startling revelation comes from a recent Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) survey conducted by Stratecast and sponsored by McAfee. The survey set out to examine “shadow IT,” defined as employees’ use of […]
We feel safe checking our email anytime, anywhere. But should we? As cybercriminals find their way into every nook and cranny of our online activity, it’s important to evaluate our inbox’s security – on every device. Throughout the globe, more people are accessing email via smartphone than ever before. In the United States alone, 75% […]
Phishing is a widespread problem. According to Allen Paller, director of research at the SANS Institute, 95% of all attacks on enterprise networks are the result of successful spear phishing. Can you tell if this email is legitimate or not? Think about this: How many packages does your company receive in a typical day? Likely […]
One month after announcing a corporate data raid affecting 2.9 million of their users, Adobe has found the extent of this breach to be even larger than initial estimates. The count of compromised users has increased to 38 million–13 times what they originally thought. The volume of leaked user data, while unfortunate, has provided an […]
When other technology providers shift their focus away from security, businesses relying on those providers are inevitably left in the dust. The end-of-life announcement for email security offering Postini is a recent example – abruptly leaving many customers and partners in an uphill battle to find another way to protect their information and email communications. Many […]