Friday, January 30, 2015

Around The Net

  • Russian Dating Site Buys Stolen Email Addresses Back From HackersNaked Security

    Russian dating site Topface has reportedly paid a hacker that stole 20 million email addresses. The hackers stole the data from the site f then advertised them for sale on a black market site. Topface is not pressing charges and is paying the hackers in exchange for exposing a vulnerability on their site. ...Read the whole story

  • Amazon's Email Platform Promises SecurityThe Wall Street Journal

    Amazon's move into the enterprise email business may be a move to corner the security business, according to Wall Street Journal reporter Steven Norton. He points out that Amazon gives users control of their own encryption and decryption keys. The move comes are more corporations are looking to beef up security and avoid having emails stolen and made public as happened to Sony. ...Read the whole story

  • FBI & BBB Warns Students About 'Work From Home'

    The FBI and the Better Business Bureau are warning college students to beware an email scam targeting university email accounts. The fraudulent messages push "work from home" messages and include a fake job offer. The email asks the recipient to share their bank account numbers in order to receive a payroll deposit. ...Read the whole story

  • Mitt Romney Used Email to Invite Constituents to Conference CallThe New York Times

    Mitt Romney sent out an email to supporters on Thursday night letting them know about a conference call he was hosting on Friday morning. "Please join me for an update call tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. EST, 8:00 a.m. PST," read the copy from his site. Many speculated that he would announce a presidential run on the call, but in fact, he revealed that he wasn't running. ...Read the whole story

White Papers Preferred By B2B Tech Buyers

According to a recent report from Eccolo Media, product brochures are frequently consumed and highly valued by B2B technology buyers. The survey, based on data from people responsible for influencing or making B2B technology buying decisions, ...More