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Posts Tagged ‘email’

  • What makes a WAF ‘advanced’?

    DDoS is the new spam…. here’s how to mitigate it

    January 23, 2019 • Features, SponsoredComments Off on DDoS is the new spam…. here’s how to mitigate it

    Always-on, always-connected apps can help power and transform your business – but for threat actors, they can also act as gateways to data beyond the protections of your firewalls. With most attacks happening at the application level, protecting the...

  • How to protect yourself as the threat of scam apps grows

    January 8, 2019 • SecurityComments Off on How to protect yourself as the threat of scam apps grows

    There’s nothing new about advertisers and app developers using deceptive practices, but the Touch ID scam that Lukáš Štefanko wrote about recently is a significant twist in this ongoing story. Of course, iOS users are not alone in facing these...

  • Tips on how to avoid Christmas scams

    December 16, 2018 • Finance, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Tips on how to avoid Christmas scams

    This holiday season should be a joyous one — for criminals. Holiday spending always makes it easier for fraudsters to steal your money, for two reasons. First, you may be so busy with shopping and parties that you don’t take that extra minute to...

  • Email security essential in the digital age

    Email security essential in the digital age

    October 24, 2018 • Security, Southern AfricaComments Off on Email security essential in the digital age

    A relationship that began many years ago with the migration of the Syrex secure email gateway services to Mimecast has evolved into a partnership for the future as companies need to become increasingly cyber resilient to protect themselves against malicious...

  • Data security sits at the heart of democracy

    Mimecast extends cyber resilience vision with web security service

    October 2, 2018 • Cloud Computing, SecurityComments Off on Mimecast extends cyber resilience vision with web security service

    Email and data security company, Mimecast Limited recently announced the general availability its new web security service. The cloud-based service is designed to guard against malicious activity initiated by user action or malware while blocking access to...

  • Cellcom selects Parallel Wireless for network expansion

    IT simplified for franchises

    July 14, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on IT simplified for franchises

    Unlike other start-up businesses that can survive on a shoestring budget, franchises require huge upfront investment. In exchange, the franchiser normally offers comprehensive support, business processes and systems to increase the chances of success....

  • TotalSend, Mobile, Payments, SMS, Email, Make Payments over SMS

    Tracy Surkont Named New TotalSend MD

    August 2, 2017 • PeopleComments Off on Tracy Surkont Named New TotalSend MD

    TotalSend, an email, sms and payments specialist, announced today that Tracy Surkont has been named as the new Managing Director of the company. The mobile industry innovation stalwart and entrepreneur will lead a well-established team from the company’s...

  • MiWay, Racist, Email, Fake, Twitter, Reaction

    Racist email was fabricated – MiWay

    July 28, 2017 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Racist email was fabricated – MiWay

    An investigation commissioned by Miway into a racist email conversation between the insurance company’s employees has found that the email was “a fabrication”. The email, which surfaced last week, was quickly circulated on social media...

  • MiWay, Racist, Email, Fake, Twitter, Reaction

    South Africa: Fake or Real? Twitter Reacts To “Racist” MiWay Email

    July 21, 2017 • General, Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa: Fake or Real? Twitter Reacts To “Racist” MiWay Email

    On Thursday afternoon social media across South Africa was kicked into overdrive as an email  riddled with racist language which appeared to implicate insurance company, MiWay, surfaced on Twitter. The email which was apparently written by a MiWay claims...

  • Email security – it’s up to the CIO and CEO!

    January 20, 2016 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Email security – it’s up to the CIO and CEO!

    Email is a vital communication medium for business but it also creates a doorway for potentially undesirable elements – from spam and malware to phishers and malicious threats. While email security has traditionally been the territory of the IT department,...

  • Keeping the connected generation safe online

    April 8, 2015 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Keeping the connected generation safe online

    Always-on connectivity has become part and parcel of today’s society, with more and more people relying heavily on email, social media and web browsing. Children growing up in this era have unprecedented access to information, multimedia and interactive...

  • You don’t need new customers to grow?

    January 21, 2014 • Online & SocialComments Off on You don’t need new customers to grow?

    Many businesses think that the only way they can increase their revenue is by recruiting new customers. CEOs are under the mistaken belief that they need to shell out on a massive, slick advertising campaign in order to accomplish that. “Companies that...

  • Stopping information overload in its tracks

    November 15, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Stopping information overload in its tracks

    It used to be said that the only certain things in life are death and taxes. I think most of us can add a third to that list: too much information. We are constantly connected, constantly reachable, and it becomes very difficult and time-consuming to filter...

  • Mimecast SA going after the enterprise

    September 30, 2013 • Online & Social, Southern AfricaComments Off on Mimecast SA going after the enterprise

    Executive leadership at local unified email management services provider Mimecast South Africa is forthright about the Company’s ambition to step up efforts to engage and capture more of the enterprise segment. Describing their conquests in this space to...

  • 6 Ways to Make iPad Email More Productive

    March 8, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on 6 Ways to Make iPad Email More Productive

    A new report found that iPad users spend a large portion of their time sending and receiving emails using the native Mail client. In light of that study, we found five ways to make your iPad email faster and more productive. 1. Change Your Email Signature It...