November 6th, 2018

Will Email Ever Be Truly Secure?

Email gateways are a leading cause of security breaches. The optimistic view is that effective email security practices, firewalls, mobile device security, wireless security, endpoint security, web security, behavioral best practices, data loss prevention and network access control – among other solutions – can ensure foolproof security. The realistic view is that email – or […]

November 1st, 2018

What Is Email Archiving and Why Do I Need It?

The digital era has changed many things about the way people communicate. In the case of businesses and organizations, especially in the healthcare sector, the changes have been significant. For instance, the threat of fraud and data theft is forcing businesses to keep track of all the messages shared between employees and stakeholders. Despite the […]

October 30th, 2018

Is Gmail a Secure Way to Send Email?

Four key points on HIPAA compliant emails The messages you send to others need to be encrypted during transit/transport Correspondents using non-compliant hosts should send secure messages to you You must validate that you are only communicating with the intended party (part of the Privacy Rule) You need to confirm that email cannot be intercepted […]

October 23rd, 2018

The Cyber Security Struggle: Are SMEs Safe?

Smaller organizations have a lot on their plates. They face many of the same pressures and threats as enterprises, but their scale often means that they lack both the skills and resources to properly address these problems. When it comes to cyber security, SME (Small-to-Medium Enterprise) attitudes can be all over the place. Some don’t […]

October 18th, 2018

When “What If” Becomes “What Now” – Why Email Archiving Saves the Day

Email archiving refers to the practice of preserving emails and making them searchable. Tools that aid email archiving capture email content – directly or indirectly – and also, store them. These stored emails are then indexed to make them detectable during a search. The storing up of mails is just one of the purposes or […]