Google Workspace now alerts key changes to administrator accounts
Alert Center will inform administrators of sensitive and critical changes to configurations of Google Workspace.
Previously known as G Suite, Google Workspace has been upgraded to inform administrator of sensitive alterations to accounts. The new alerts are accessible to all Google Workspace use... Read more
Research: new tools and security measures often counterproductive
Research by Zivver reveals that although companies have accelerated their innovation efforts in the past two years, many challenges remain. Employees that participated in the study complain about security measures that are counterproductive and slow down work. Many applications have been added in t... Read more
Ex-Google employees release ‘Shortwave’, a rebirth for Google Inbox
Although Google Inbox has been retired for over three years, its users have not forgotten about it. Many of Inbox's features should have made their way to Google's existing email service, Gmail, but they never did.
If you still remember Inbox and how simple it made email management, it might be ... Read more
Dropbox buys DocSend for $165 million
DocSend, a startup operating out of San Francisco, offers a service that enables workers to share documents using email more easily. Dropbox has announced that it is forking out $165 million to acquire the startup. The deal was announced yesterday and is expected to close before the end of this mon... Read more
Zoom is planning to compete in the email and calendar market
Zoom wants to create competition in the productivity market, where Google and Microsoft stand out as the big players. According to some sources, Zoom is developing its own web-based email service and may launch a calendar too.
The information is still scanty about the calendar. However, there ar... Read more
Criminals more successfully spoof banks and financial services
Bitdefender published a new report that says the stay-at-home model of working, online shopping, and online banking are perfect hunting grounds for criminals.
Recently, they have started spoofing banking emails more, hoping to defraud customers. More than a third of all incoming emails related t... Read more
Twitter developers’ private keys and account tokens could be exposed
Twitter emailed developers to warn them about a bug that may have exposed their private keys and account tokens. In the email, the company said that the sensitive information was improperly stored in the browser’s cache inadvertently.
Before the fix, if anyone used a public or shared computer ... Read more
Microsoft expands Office 365 security with Safe Documents
Users of the Office 365 E5 license will have immediate access to a new security feature called Microsoft Safe Documents. The tech giant announced this on its website.
Earlier this year, Safe Documents already appeared in a closed preview by Microsoft, which made it clear that the feature was an ... Read more
TrickBot malware has collected login credentials from 250 million email addresses
TrickBot, the malware discovered in 2016, has collected the passwords and address books of 250 million e-mail addresses. Investigators from security company Deep Instinct have found that, reports TechCrunch.
TrickBot was originally a financially motivated malware that was first spotted in 2016. Sinc... Read more
Gmail makes it possible to schedule the sending of e-mails
Gmail has made it possible to schedule the sending of e-mails for another time. This makes it possible to type an e-mail now and to schedule it to be sent, for example, tomorrow. New languages have also been added to Smart Compose.
The function is intended to take into account the "downtime" of othe... Read more