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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.
Microsoft releases fix to the reply-all problem
Microsoft debuts 'Reply All Storm Protection' to halt email chaos in large firms.
MailGuard warns against extortion phishing emails
MailGuard has highlighted dangerous email scams following its interception of a large run of extortion phishing emails that demand a ransom payment in bitcoin.
Number of spam emails drops, still accounts for 55% of traffic
Significantly, spam messages account for more than half of 295 billion in 2019, making 55% of global email traffic in this year, the company states.
Rising costs of email attacks concerning for organisations
Email attacks are having a major impact on businesses, with ever-evolving security concerns proving a challenge for IT security professionals.
Lateral phishing: The latest in email account takeover
New study: 1 in 7 firms hit by 'lateral phishing', emails from other hijacked accounts.
HubSpot goes freemium with new CRM offering
Customers can now send emails, manage ad campaigns, and analyse marketing efforts as part of HubSpot’s free centralised platform.
Why businesses should ban email attachments
Email attachments should be banned, according to one company, in favor of more 'secure' and 'reliable' collaboration methods.
Report: 80% of organisations faced email-borne attacks last year
Study reveals 281bn daily emails in 2018; email threats surge.
Oracle’s Bronto marketing platform gets updates
Oracle's Bronto platform enhances email marketing with new updates to boost customer insights and ROI.
Gmail turns 15 and celebrates by unveiling new features
After being introduced as part of Google’s G Suite back in 2004, Gmail has now progressed to become one of the most dominant email platforms on the market.
Rhipe adds email management solution to portfolio
The cloud-focused distributor has forged a distribution agreement with SMX, a provider of an email management, security and archiving solution.
Twilio adds email to platform with acquisition
By adding the email API platform SendGrid into its fold, Twilio now includes email as a channel of communication for its customers.
News Corp's email bungle a harsh lesson in data privacy
News Corp in strife as salary leak bares execs' pay, highlighting dire need for data security.
Phishing scams – a deep dive into this year’s cyber attack trends
There’s no doubt email is the number one vector used to initiate attacks on organisations, and of those email attacks, phishing is king.