If you have any kind of alarm in your home, like a smoke detector or burglar alarm, you probably don’t think about how it works very often. As it turns out, every alarm, to be effective, actually has to do two things: it has to sense something bad and then it has to take action. In most cases, that action is to blast a really loud signal. Loud enough to wake you up from a sound sleep.
You may already know that Yahoo.com has a DMARC policy in place that prevents mail with yahoo.com in the from address from being delivered if it is sent from outside Yahoo’s infrastructure.
Yahoo is expanding this policy to their lower-volume Yahoo international domains below on Mar 28, 2016.
The list of domains that will become unusable is as follows:
Discover how an innovative approach to email security protects against phishing
What if there was a way to protect your brand from bad actors using your email address for fraudulent activity?
It’s a well-known fact that cybercriminals impersonate trusted contacts in order to commit fraud. In fact, 70 percent of all email fraud is sent from a domain name that doesn’t match the one named in the email header.
Google is constantly trying to fight both incoming and outgoing spam. Incoming spam is easy to combat because you can build tools and software at the gateway to manage and mitigate these vectors, however until now Google has allowed people to send email with an @gmail.com email address from any ISP’s server.