Google’s confidential mode has made its mobile debut   Google released their confidential mode to mobile devices so that emails sent can have a self-destruct date. Confidential mode made its appearance as part of the large Gmail redesign that was announced earlier this year and became the default for consumers in July. The Gmail feature […]

Thanks to Gmail’s Smart Compose feature, writing emails has never been easier.   Smart Compose is one of the great new features that Google has begun rolling out for Gmail. Smart Compose provides suggestions while you’re typing an email that allows you to not only fill in words, but also whole sentences. When you see […]

Cloudflare just made a DNS resolver available that’s faster than Google’s and more private.   If there’s one thing I like in my internet, it’s speed. With busy schedules, no one wants to sit around waiting for a webpage to load. While slow internet browsing is usually blamed on the age of a computer or […]

In the last two weeks, Sophos researchers have kept an eye on a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE) protocol used to send messages and share data between applications. Yesterday, new developments revealed an additional dimension to this attack. Early on, we noted that attackers could exploit DDE to launch malware via tainted Office attachments, for example in […]

There are two main areas to consider when it comes to email security. These are security in transit and security at rest. An additional concern is identity validation. It is very important to make sure that your customers trust the email you send to them. A little IT maintenance will help your business a lot. Here […]

Microsoft’s Windows 10 security improvements have had people become critical of the company’s network security efforts. Users have become concerned about corporate spying.  According to Microsoft, they are not collecting users’ personal data. Instead, they anonymize file data that is used to enhance the comprehensive experience of users and Windows functionality. The company has also […]

Having a server-based network means it’s very important to protect your server from viruses, hackers, and other malicious software. Once your server is compromised, the safety and security of your company’s whole network and all of its data can be jeopardized.  IT maintenance and network security is therefore, a very integral part of preserving not […]