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How to minimize the risks of phishing scams

Employees are often the weakest link in your company's security chain. But with a little knowledge and foresight you can mitigate the risks. In this video, CIO.com senior writer Sharon Florentine explains the anatomy of a phishing...

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Here’s how Microsoft rethought its approach to email

The tech titan has made a concerted move to change its position in the email market over the past few years, driven by the overall move to mobile. Here's how it happened

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Why email is safer in Office 365 than on your Exchange server

Beyond blocking spam and virus-laden messages, cloud services can determine whether links are safe to visit and whether you’re protecting the right information

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Pence used private mail for state work as governor, and account was hacked

The vice president’s AOL account -- which he used repeatedly to transact state business when he was governor -- was reportedly hacked

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Yahoo execs botched its response to 2014 breach, investigation finds

Yahoo's security team knew an intrusion had occurred in 2014, but the company failed to properly investigate, an internal committee has found

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Chrome extension brings encryption to Gmail

E2Email, Google's latest open source project, wants to bring encrypted email to the masses, but without strong leadership, this project may wind up going nowhere

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Yahoo warns users of account breaches related to recent attacks

'A forged cookie may have been used ... to access your account'

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Security researchers trick 'CEO' email scammer into giving up identity

Dell SecureWorks is encouraging businesses to use these tips to fight back against phishing schemes

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US House approves new privacy protections for email and the cloud

The Email Privacy Act would amend a 31-year-old data privacy law

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Google ordered by U.S. court to produce emails stored abroad

An appeals court had taken a different view in a lawsuit involving Microsoft

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Privacy legislation reintroduced for mail older than 180 days

The bill would require law enforcement to get a warrant to read mails older than 180 days

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Why France’s new ‘right to disconnect’ law matters

Do after-hour email restrictions hurt or help productivity?

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Exim gives Linux admins a security fix for Christmas

The timing is terrible, but Exim tried, and failed, to change the release date

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5 things you should do following the Yahoo breach

The massive data breach can be an opportunity to do some cleanup and implement security recommendations

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Yahoo breach means hackers had three years to abuse user accounts

Elite hackers-for-hire or state-sponsored actors may have been involved, according to experts

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Google publishes national security letters for the first time

The letters offer a further glimpse into law enforcement demands for user information

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Yahoo investigating if insiders knew of hack

Yahoo said in a filing it was possible that its acquisition by Verizon could be terminated or renegotiated

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Yahoo asks US government for clarity on email scanning controversy

The company asks Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to provide information about the government's request that Yahoo secretly scan customer emails

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