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Not Another COVID-19 Sales Pitch

We at dmarcian help companies with DMARC—a niche technology that sits at the intersection of email and the DNS. As the world digs in for a long battle against a pandemic, what we offer won’t help people right now as nations get ready for a wave of sickness. We wish we had something relevant like a vaccine or ICU beds, or even N95 masks to donate. We’re a Remote-First, B-Corp certified, 1%-for-the-Planet, mission-focused, SaaS software organization; it’s still not enough.…
John Bowers
18 March 2020
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Top 5 DMARC Deployment Mistakes

With phishing exploits at an all-time high, there’s growing awareness of how DMARC can help protect domains and make email more trustworthy. It’s no secret that enacting DMARC can be a complex and intimidating process. DMARC project teams often enter uncharted territory and make mistakes as they deploy the DNS-based protocol. Our support and deployment teams have assembled some common mistakes to be aware of to help make your DMARC project smoother and more successful.1. DMARC record not found Publishing…
John Bowers
29 January 2020
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DMARC in 2020 – A Look Forward

The end of the year offers a chance to pause and reflect on what 2020 may have in store. dmarcian's General Manager of the Americas, Ed Carroll, shares his predictions for DMARC in 2020.The end of the year can sometimes seem like an arbitrary mark on the calendar, but as it approaches, I don’t think there is anyone who doesn’t pause to reflect on the year that has passed and to imagine what the next year has in store. It…
Vaughn Talbert
18 December 2019
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Introduction to BIMI

BIMI stands for Brand Indicators for Message Identification and is a standard that associates a brand’s logo with an authenticated piece of email. BIMI gives brands an opportunity to reinforce their logo while building trust as a sender within their subscriber’s inboxes.  Like other email authentication standards, BIMI is a text record that lives on your domain's DNS and includes the location of the brand’s logo, a square .SVG image. To implement BIMI, both SPF and DKIM must be set…
Vaughn Talbert
17 December 2019
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Herding Cats: Cybersecurity Challenges with a Contractual Workforce

Deploying cybersecurity measures across an independent-minded workforce can be a bit like herding cats. dmarcian Senior Account Specialist Vincent Walstra talks about his experiences with this kind of business structure and the advantages that DMARC can bring.   There are specific types of businesses that face unique challenges when it comes to cybersecurity — those whose workforce is primarily composed of independent contract workers, such as real estate companies and brokerage firms. It can be a bit of a free-for-all…
Vaughn Talbert
29 October 2019
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The Intersection of Marketing and Domain Security

dmarcian Marketing Director John Bowers tells a cautionary tale and speaks to the need for marketing departments to coordinate efforts with their organization's IT department.The marketing and domain-security crossroad has become a treacherous place. Less than six months after helping my teenage son set up an account at a major U.S. bank, he and I received a marketing email and text message announcing new account features. The call-to-action in the SMS and email seemed simple enough: just follow this link to…
Vaughn Talbert
17 October 2019