Industry News

dmarcian Sponsors Montreat College’s RETR3AT Cybersecurity Conference

On November 2, 2018, Montreat College’s Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership will host RETR3AT, a conference designed to engage, educate, and raise awareness about cybersecurity in Western North Carolina and beyond.  dmarcian is a proud to be a sponsor of the event, and dmarcian's Ed Carroll (General Manager Americas) is a Montreat alumni. He shares his thoughts on Montreat, the conference and the cybersecurity space in WNC.EC: I graduated from Montreat with a Bachelor of Science Management. I transferred from a…
Vaughn Talbert
25 October 2018
Industry News

The Cybersecurity Tech Accord and the Global Cyber Alliance endorse DMARC

A recent event in Washington D.C. brought together the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), the Cybersecurity Tech Accord (CTA), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Department of Justice (DoJ) to acknowledge the importance of email authentication in securing the online world. The event coincided with the one year anniversary of the DHS BoD 1801 - a Binding Operational Directive instructing the Federal government to adopt email and web security standards including DMARC. dmarcian’s CEO, and one of the primary authors…
Vaughn Talbert
19 October 2018

Webinar: The Evolution of Phishing & How We Fight It

In 2017, the FBI estimated that losses due to business email compromise increased by 88% as compared to 2016. Yet many end users still associate phishing with the prototypical email from Nigeria. In this webinar, dmarcian CEO Tim Draegen and GreatHorn CEO Kevin O’Brien will walk through the history of phishing attacks – from the early days of the widespread Nigerian prince schemes to today’s sophisticated and highly targeted spear phishing threats. We’ll explore how we keep our philosophical approach…
Vaughn Talbert
17 October 2018
Industry News

GDPR’s Impact on DMARC Data Collection

When the EU passed the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) it triggered a worldwide examination of different types of data, including the data found in DMARC Aggregate (RUA) and Failure (RUF) reports. A legal analysis from ECO, the German Internet Industry group, breaks down all aspects of DMARC data and the concerns involved related to GDPR for report generators and consumers alike. Assessing Aggregate Reports The analysis makes a distinction between Aggregate and Failure reports in its review. Aggregate reports…
Barry Jones
24 September 2018
Worst Phish by country Industry News

Phishing leaves a DMARC trail

Earlier this year The Anti-Phishing Working Group (AWPG) and dmarcian had the opportunity to look for patterns across data sets to see if anything interesting emerged. We decided to cross reference the IP addresses from APWG’s phishing and malicious IP data sets contained in their eCrime Exchange (eCX) threat data sharing platform, against the addresses in our DMARC reports to see if there was any overlap, and if so to look for patterns. These are the results that we presented…
Barry Jones
7 August 2018
dmarcian Tools

Announcing Single Sign-On (SSO) Support

dmarcian is proud to announce a highly anticipated new feature - Single Sign-On (SSO) support, leveraging Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) version 2 for Enterprise users.  This will expedite access to your dmarcian account by letting you sign in with your existing corporate credentials, which means one less password to keep track of.  With our SSO, you can easily manage SSO access and user permissions to all of your accounts in dmarcian centrally while adhering to your organization's security and access policies.…
Vaughn Talbert
19 July 2018