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Brendon Roddas 2019 Aug 16 What One Black Hat 2019 Session Got Entirely Wrong About Email Security Email authentication and encryption protocols and standards are not a holistic solution to email security and anti-phishing. Unique fingerprinting technology is required to see and act. READ MORE
2019 Apr 2 Secure Email Gateways Miss 99 Percent of Email Spoofing Attacks A two-year analysis of more than 100,000 verified email spoofing attacks found that sender name impersonations and domain look-alike attacks regularly bypass SEG technology READ MORE
Brendon Roddas 2019 Mar 20 The Perils of Oversharing on Social Media Let this sink in for a minute: in 2019, it is estimated that social media has exceeded 3 billion users around the globe, equating to more than one-third of the world’s population. READ MORE
Brendon Roddas 2018 Oct 3 Understanding DMARC Part 2: How the Protocol’s Limitations Maintain Elevated Risk In part two of this blog series, we’ll look at the interdependencies of SPF, DKIM and DMARC, explore the limitations and vulnerabilities of each, and identify the unintended consequences of DMARC adoption. READ MORE Eyal Benishti 2018 Apr 26 DMARC Hasn't Stopped HMRC Being Spoofed HMRC implements DMARC to block spoofed emails but criminals still able to mimic brand to send phishing messages and trick victims READ MORE Eyal Benishti 2018 Apr 12 BEC Attack Bypassed Gmail’s Anti-Phishing SPF Security - Again Major vulnerability allows spear-phishing emails to bypass Gmail’s anti-phishing SPF security in business email compromise (BEC) attack READ MORE Eyal Benishti 2018 Mar 28 Google’s Gmail for Business Offers High False Positives as Standard Google’s Gmail for Business has had an overhaul and now claims to offer AI-powered security features. According to its marketing materials, it will now offer advanced protection against phishing and malware attempts. Fantastic? READ MORE Eyal Benishti 2018 Jan 30 Are Netflix Scams a Threat to the Enterprise? Netflix is quickly becoming a popular brand for fraudsters to spoof in phishing campaigns. Neflix has been impersonated by criminals in the last 12 months in various, increasingly sophisticated, scams in an attempt to lull potential victims into a false sense of security, and consequently get their hands on individuals financial information READ MORE Eyal Benishti 2018 Jan 22 Complimenting DMARC with IronSights to Overcome Email Spoofing & Business Email Compromise From small businesses to federal agencies and Fortune 500s, no one is immune from the risk of a cyberattack. And as we’ve written about extensively before, phishing remains the primary enabler of most attacks, and sophisticated hackers can now generate fraudulent messages that are almost impossible to identify. READ MORE 2017 Jul 11 Devastating Phishing Attacks Dominate First Half of 2017 Last December, we proclaimed 2016 to be the year in which phishing went mainstream. Fast-forward just six months into 2017, and it already appears that READ MORE
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