Yesterday, a news report carrying the hashtag #Efail made headlines around the world; Münster researchers have published exploits for S/MIME-encrypted and PGP-encrypted emails. The NoSpamProxy team has reviewed the available facts for relevance to NoSpamProxy customers and published a press release today.
From a possible 100 points, NoSpamProxy achieves a dream result with 99,99 points and receives the title VB Spam + Gold from the renowned IT security certification institute Virus Bulletin.
Similar to Microsoft Exchange, some NoSpamProxy features can only be enabled through a PowerShell cmdlet. Specifying an “SPF-authenticated corporate email server” is one such feature. Entries of this kind facilitate the maintenance of NoSpamProxy enormously. “Corporate email servers” define the servers of a company that are allowed to use owned domains in email sender addresses. By default, IP addresses, subnets, host names, TLS-authenticated hosts, and Office 365 tenants can be specified.
Last Thursday, the NoSpamProxy team held a workshop with the title “Catch me if you can” at the Vogel IT. In the special location of the RheinEnergie sation in cologne, Stefan Cink ,product manager for NoSpamProxy, demonstrated in real time how simple it is to fool customers, employees and leaders with simulated email addresses and to cause extensive financial damage.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) aims at harmonising the handling of personal information by organisations. Numerous organisations are already working on implementing and conforming to the individual items of the GDPR. But what’s really behind the GDPR?
Oliver Schonschek, journalist specialised in IT, uncovers common myths circulating online and answers the most important questions.
In the case of the so-called Bundeshack, attackers, most likely from Russia, recently carried out a cyber attack on the German Federal Foreign Office. The perpetrators captured small amounts of data and only a single-digit number of documents. As far as is currently known, a total of 17 computers were affected by the malware attack.
The Süddeutsche Zeitung yesterday published new details on the cyber attack on the German government . Would it have been possible to fend off the cyber attack?
The Digitale Strategie 2025 (Digital Strategy 2025) released by the Federal Office for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) supports small and medium-sized businesses in improving data security. Tool-supported email encryption as an extension of conventional email servers is particularly mentioned as one of the required measures. In this regard, the Kompass für IT-Verschlüsselung (IT encryption compass) emphasizes high usability of future-proof, gateway-based solutions.