[News] If Cybersecurity Professionals Can Get Phished

[News] If Cybersecurity Professionals Can Get Phished

Defense Contractors Get Taken in by Business Email Compromise

Business email compromise (BEC) is a form of email fraud that typically involves targeting employees with access to company finances and using social engineering to trick them into making money transfers to the bank accounts of the fraudster. According to an article on security website Cyberscoop, scammers used BEC to steal more than $150,000 from two defense contractors last year.

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DuoCircle Sponsoring Open Certificate Authority Let’s Encrypt for a Second Year

Duocircle, a web-based email security solutions company, has chosen to sponsor Let’s Encrypt for the second year in a row. Let’s Encrypt is a service provided by the non-profit Internet Security Research Group. Let’s Encrypt gives people free digital certificates because they want to create a more secure and privacy-respecting web.

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10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Hosted Email Archiving Solution

10 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Hosted Email Archiving Solution

There are 3.8 billion email accounts worldwide, and 281 billion emails were sent per day in 2018. Chances are, your business has contributed a bit to that number.

After a while, the accumulated emails can get unruly, not to mention become problematic as well. To solve those problems, you should consider email archiving.

Here are 10 reasons why a hosted email archiving solution can benefit your business.

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The Latest Phishing Trends Traced to Russia

The Latest Phishing Trends Traced to Russia

Russia and its hackers have been popular in the news for the past several years. Whether to allegedly influence foreign elections or steal intellectual property its sphere of influence is worldwide.

But first a bit of history.

How did we get to this point in time? Countries have always been involved with clandestine activities to undermine or even overthrow neighboring governments. They have used deception and sometimes even force to accomplish their goals. So it was only a matter of time before technology was embraced as a tool to this end. And so began the partnership between hacker and government.

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Spear Phishing Prevention for Small and Medium Size Businesses

Spear Phishing Prevention for Small and Medium Size Businesses

What is spear phishing?

Spear phishing is when you receive an email from someone or some company you trust. It looks legitimate. It may even have the names and extension number of coworkers. It looks authentic, so you don’t give it a second thought. But you should, because it’s from an attacker, and they’re trying to steal your valuable information. Do you have reliable email phishing prevention security?

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