Email stories - Page 2
Email revealed to be riskiest channel for data loss
More than half (60%) of organisations experienced data loss or exfiltration caused by an employee mistake on email in the last 12 months.
Validity and Red Sift enter data partnership to aid marketers
The data exchange will facilitate compliance with DMARC to ensure Validity and Red Sift customers are implementing secure email marketing campaigns.
Developments in phishing and how to protect your business
Phishing attacks are becoming more organized and dangerous. This article discusses strategies to defend against them.
Forrester recognises Cheetah Digital as ‘Strong Performer’
Forrester has recognised Cheetah Digital as a ‘Strong Performer’ in its The Forrester Wave: Email Marketing Service Providers report for Q1 2022.
Retail and wholesale at significant risk of phishing attacks
Retail and wholesale environments face a 400% increase in phishing attacks, with SMS phishing on the rise, says new research by Zscaler.
Australian consumers demand hyper-personalisation, new report reveals
The way to engage with consumers is through real-time, hyper-personalised experiences, a new eConsultancy report, in partnership with Cheetah Digital reveals.
Cloudflare announces new widely available security tools
Cloudflare offers enterprise-grade email security tools to all customers, aiming to democratize email protection and combat phishing attacks.
KnowBe4 identifies email and SMS security risks for APAC
More than half of APAC office workers (59%) don't believe using their work email for personal activity is a security risk, according to a study by KnowBe4.
Katana announces expansion and release on DIA marketplace
Katana releases managed DMARC implementation service on Department of Internal Affairs Marketplace, giving government organisations access to email protection.
OpenText acquires SaaS email encryption company for $860M
OpenText to acquire specialist cybersecurity firm Zix Corporation for $860m, aiming to strengthen its offerings for small and medium-sized businesses.
Investigation: The NZ Govt is weakening its grip on nuisance spam
Spam enforcement in New Zealand has decreased significantly, prompting calls for a review of the Unsolicited Electronic Messages Act (UEMA).
OPC finds leading cause of privacy breaches is human error
Human error is responsible for the majority of serious privacy breaches, with email errors accounting for over a quarter, a report by the OPC reveals.
Auckland-based email signature firm Crossware sold to European CX firm eKomi
New Zealand's Crossware, which creates email signatures for over 1 million users, has been acquired by Berlin-based eKomi.
Email: Still the number one threat vector
Just as cyber-criminals are ever honing their methods to increase their chances of success, so must security teams.
The network effect and the search for resilient email security
Not only is email everywhere, but it is ‘built-in’ to our lives as a required mode of communication for too many activities to name.
Spamhaus teams up with Validity to fight malicious emails
Spamhaus and Validity partner to combat malicious activity in emails, aiming to create a safer environment for businesses and consumers.
Acronis advanced protection pack works against malicious email threats
Acronis has launched an Advanced Email Security pack to stop all email cyber threats, integrating with Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud.
OnePlace launches Solution Profiles for Microsoft 365
OnePlace Solutions has launched Solution Profiles in the OnePlaceMail app, allowing personalised delivery of Microsoft 365 applications within Outlook.
Slack report predicts 'the death of email' as app usage climbs
Apps are the preferred form of communication for 87% of Australian knowledge workers, according to a study by Slack.
Barracuda sees strong momentum across cloud email security solutions
Barracuda Networks reports strong momentum in email security solutions, driven by increased Office 365 adoption and demand for Barracuda Sentinel.
Millions of email attacks missed by organisations’ cyber security protection
Millions of email attacks are bypassing organisations' cyber security measures, leaving them vulnerable to threats, says Barracuda.
UK university targeted by one million malicious email attacks
The Open University in London has faced over 1.1 million malicious email attacks since January, with all messages being blocked by the university's servers.
Employees using corporate emails for private purposes putting companies at risk
A new study has revealed 40% of all corporate email breaches occurred on websites used for personal purposes.
Reducing the amount of time employees spend on email
Workers spend up to 6.5 hours per day on emails, causing bottlenecks and hindering productivity, says research. The solution? Reduce email time.