Dutch entrepreneur discovers potentially dangerous typo in mail addresses
A Dutch internet entrepreneur who manages the .ml domain extension for the Malian government has discovered that a typo has caused many U.S. military emails containing sensitive information to be sent to this African country.
Johannes Zuurbier discovered that American military e-mails were often... Read more
Number of phishing attacks increases 50 percent
"Year-over-year, we continue to see an increase in the number of phishing attacks which are becoming more sophisticated in nature."
With this statement, Global CISO and Head of Security Deepen Desai at Zscaler responds to new research data. Zscaler analyzed phishing data from its security cloud ... Read more
Zoomtopia 2022: Zoom brings mail and calendars to platform
Zoom announces Mail and Calendar. Users can integrate their mail and calendar services with the conferencing platform or use services from Zoom itself.
The new features were announced at the annual Zoomtopia event. In a presentation prior to the event, Zoom says it wants to make work easier for ... Read more
Mozilla wants to release improved version Thunderbird in 2019
Mozilla will release a new version of its open source e-mail service Thunderbird this year. Not only will it provide better support for Gmail, but there will also be a new and improved user interface in the near future.
Mozilla will let you know in a new blog post on its website. As part of the pla... Read more
Microsoft test ads in Windows 10 Mail and delete them immediately
Microsoft's test was of short duration. Last Friday, Windows Insiders suddenly saw advertisements in Mail, the email client that comes standard with Windows 10. After a lot of negative comments on social media, Microsoft claims that it was a mistake.
Microsoft continues to look at ways to offer adve... Read more
Slack takes over mailapp Astro Technology
Slack plans to make all mails redundant in the end. To achieve that goal, Slack embraces Tehcnology's e-mail. To this end, it acquires Astro Technology, a startup based in San Francisco that has been active for three years now.
Astro is an interesting product for Slack, because it offers a number of... Read more