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The State of Email Security is Failing – How Can You Protect Your Organization?

September 13, 2018 by Yiyi Miao
Today’s email security is not where it should be. Several reports show that numerous threats are still getting through email, and that current email security systems and user training are not enough to protect against these...

Can You Spot the Social Engineering Techniques in a Phishing Email?

February 07, 2018 by Yiyi Miao
Recently, I received an email that was blatantly attempting to get me to download a malicious email attachment. While this was far from being an advanced attack, the content of the email provides some examples of how criminals use social...

We Released an Advanced Email Security Comparison Guide

February 05, 2018
Industry experts have projected that business email compromise (BEC) attacks will cost businesses over $9 billion in 2018. The FBI has long warned businesses of this rapidly growing threat vector, but organizations continue to fall victim...

Stop Dangerous Ursnif Phishing Attacks with Data Sanitization

November 13, 2017 by Yiyi Miao
If you haven't heard of Ursnif, you may soon. There is a new phishing attack that takes social engineering deception to a new level, and Ursnif is behind it. This Trojan can hijack credentials via man-in-the-browser attacks, keylogging,...

Top 5 Ways to Keep Email Inboxes Secure

September 25, 2017 by Yiyi Miao
Over 7% of phishing emails successfully trick users into opening malicious links or attachments, per Verizon — and Proofpoint research shows that 25.5% of clicks on malicious URLs occur within 10 minutes! According to Gartner,...

Important Updates Made to

May 12, 2017
OPSWAT has been making improvements to Updates include changing the layout and user interface slightly for easier navigation, and adding new pages that display our latest threat research. MetaDefender Cloud is OPSWAT's...

OPSWAT Enhances Metadefender Email Security with Release of Metadefender Email Security v3.14.0

March 22, 2017
OPSWAT today announced the release of MetaDefender Email Security v3.14.0, which separates out the mail agent as an independent installer. This new release of MetaDefender Email Security fulfills a major need, in that the separate mail...
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