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Gov email report is a mixed bag ahead of DMARC deadline

by Shaun Waterman • 2 weeks ago

Less than two weeks away from a DHS deadline, more than half of all agencies still don’t use Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance.

Is Mailsploit really a threat to DMARC?

by Shaun Waterman • 1 month ago

A new security testing tool that enables email messages to be faked or spoofed, even if the recipients are protected by best practices, has garnered some strong criticism from email security advocates.

Report: DMARC email security can be too hard for some large companies

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

The myriad configurations that have to be completed is one of many hindrances to organizations who could benefit from the protocol.

Why DHS is embracing DMARC

by CyberScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Jeanette Manfra, Assistant Secretary for Cybersecurity and Communications at DHS, talks with Greg Otto about the order that moves federal government email security to adopt the DMARC protocol.

Russians, other foreigners, spoofing unprotected .gov email addresses, report says

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

Thousands of web domains belonging to hundreds of federal departments and agencies are being spoofed by email hackers — cyberspies and online fraudsters trying to trick message recipients into clicking on malicious links or downloading malware — including many from Russia and other adversary nations, according to new figures this week.

Feds upping their email security game in wake of DHS order

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

The number of federal agencies employing a security protocol that stops email spoofing has more than doubled since the Department of Homeland Security instituted a binding government-wide policy last month.

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