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ALSO CALLED: e-Mail Security, E Mail Security, Secure Email
DEFINITION: Vouch By Reference (VBR) is a protocol for adding third-party certification to email. The protocol has two parts, one for the sender and one for the receiver. The first part of the protocol requires the sender to add information to their email header by creating a field called VBR-Info. The information in the field tells the receiver three things: The sender's domain.The type of content the message  … 
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Email Security Threats: Not Just from the Outside
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Analysts have recently evaluated the state of enterprise security readiness for email threats. Learn how to look beyond basic defensive capabilities to avoid missing out on advancing security technologies.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

The Mimecast Email Security Risk Assessment 2017
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: By testing cloud security services against email security systems, Mimecast gathered data from 25,000 customers to understand the severity of threats and the effectiveness of commonly deployed email security systems. Learn more about what kind of threats are getting through incumbent email security systems both in large number and type.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 20 Feb 2017

Mimecast

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Email Security 2016 Vendor Assessment
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: In this report excerpt learn about the email security market, how it is experiencing an influx of new features to deal with adapting threats, and how Forcepoint has been named a leader in the market.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Forcepoint

Why SSL Decryption is Critical for Today's Secure Web Gateways & 5 Keys to an Effective Solution
sponsored by ContentKeeper
WHITE PAPER: Discover why SSL decryption is a critical component for today's secure web gateways; and illustrated is a 5-point framework for evaluating these gateways to ensure you handle decryption successfully. Read on to also address the challenges associated with SSL decryption and how these created a big gap in effectiveness among solutions.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 03 Feb 2017

ContentKeeper

Five Tactics to Stop Email Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource now to get a breakdown of traditional phishing, spear-phishing, and whaling, and uncover 5 tips to help you prevent this email fraud.
Posted: 12 Jan 2017 | Published: 12 Jan 2017

Mimecast

Email-borne Malware Highlights Danger of Over-reliance on Sandboxes
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Gain an in-depth understanding of a recent email malware attack and how both strategy and effectiveness of weaponized attachments have evolved recently. Learn how to both prevent these kinds of attacks from crippling your organization and uncover recommendations to keep yourself safe from the future trends of malware.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

How the Cloud Has Changed Email Archiving Forever
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how the cloud has revolutionized email archiving and what your enterprise can do to ensure its compliance, security, and retrieval capabilities.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Ransomware is Increasing the Risks and Impact to Organizations
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Discover the increasing risk and impact of ransomware on the enterprise and what can be done to mitigate its effect. Learn about ransomware attack vectors, the real price of an attack, how to prevent ransomware, and more.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Email Security in a Zero Trust World
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn why your security response shouldn't solely be reactive and what the most important considerations are when looking to lock down an email strategy. Discover what you need to know about the cloud, new threats, digital businesses, and legacy security from multiple perspectives.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Resetting Your Email Security Strategy
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Don't join the growing list of companies suffering multi-million dollar financial losses. Learn how the right mix of leadership and technology can help prevent attacks when you focus on ongoing education and training, use technology to detect potential phishing, and 4 more.
Posted: 11 Jan 2017 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

Mimecast

New Email-Borne Malware Campaign Highlights Danger Of Over Reliance On Sandboxes
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Today, new tools are able to convert potentially harmful read-only attachments into safe versions without being delayed by sandboxing. Learn more about tools that can ensure all original email attachments are sandboxed by an appropriately advanced email security gateway.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Mimecast

How the Risks of Ransomware are Increasing in Impact to Organizations
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn how effective email security services can identify ransomware, prevent it from spreading, and restore data if the threat advances. Discover details on these three items.
Posted: 10 Jan 2017 | Published: 10 Jan 2017

Mimecast

Trustwave Global Security Report
sponsored by SingTel
WHITE PAPER: Discover in-depth analysis and organized statistics from breach investigations, incident reports and vulnerability research from around the world. Use this report as a business plan to learn what cybercriminals are plotting now and what you could face in the future.
Posted: 04 Jan 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

SingTel

A Whale of a Tale: How to Stop the Rising Tide of Impersonation Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn how whaling works, what the tell-tale signs are, and what can be done to safeguard your organization from its ravages. Read on for an in-depth breakdown of a typical whaling attack and where to look for help for threat protection.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Anatomy of a Whaling Attack: Protecting Your Organization from CEO Email Scams
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Learn the anatomy of a whaling attack – an email scam that can threaten every member of your enterprise, from entry-level to the C-suite. Download this e-book now and learn 6 ways to defend against this potentially crippling attack.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Five Tactics to Stop Email Attacks
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource now to get a breakdown of traditional phishing, spear-phishing, and whaling, and uncover 5 tips to help you prevent this email fraud.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 03 Jan 2017

Mimecast North America

Tackle Email Fraud with Comprehensive Targeted Threat Protection
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: This research report from 451 Research highlights Mimecast's expansion into the targeted threat protection market. Access now to compare various vendors and what they can do for your enterprise and uncover the analysis of Mimecast's strengths, weaknesses, threats and more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2017 | Published: 21 Jul 2016

Mimecast North America

5 Essentials for Cloud Archiving Success
sponsored by Mimecast North America
WHITE PAPER: Discover 5 essentials for email cloud archiving to keep your enterprise's data safe, available for easy access and sharing across the organization.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Mimecast North America

Secure Email Against Targeted Phishing Attacks
sponsored by Symantec & Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: To protect against targeted phishing attacks and other email-borne malware, you need the ability to identify infected traffic before your users click on it. Discover how you can extract malicious content from all emails before they hit your users' inboxes and neutralize attacks early without impacting user experience.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Symantec & Blue Coat Systems

The Hidden Costs of Microsoft Office 365 Security
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Office 365 has been marketed as a cure-all for enterprises, but are its native security measures really all they seem? Learn the shortcomings of native Office 365 security features and how to shore up your enterprise's comprehensive security.
Posted: 05 Dec 2016 | Published: 05 Dec 2016

Proofpoint, Inc.

Best Practices for Dealing With Phishing and Ransomware
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: This Osterman Research white paper focuses on current problems in security with phishing and ransomware, and gives recommendations on how to mitigate these threats. Learn how to implement security awareness training for all users, maintain quality backups and implement detection and elimination systems for your network.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

KnowBe4

Best Practices for Dealing with Phishing and Next-Generation Malware
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: This Osterman Research study focuses on the current security problems with email and other systems, and offers recommendations about how to improve security. Learn how to combat phishing and next-gen malware threats through a variety of best practices, beginning with user training.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

KnowBe4

The History of Ransomware
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: Learn a brief history of ransomware, its evolution and the different malware families it's been a part of. By understanding where ransomware came from and how it's attacked in the past, you can best predict where it's going in the future and design an effective defense strategy for your organization.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

KnowBe4

How to Transform Employee Worst Practices Into Enterprise Best Practices
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: Learn 10 best practices that contribute to an effective security awareness training program, and 4 worst practices that can detract from it. Get a clear direction on how to improve your organization's security posture and establish a human firewall to effectively block all manners of cyberattacks.
Posted: 13 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

KnowBe4

The Phishing Breakthrough Point
sponsored by KnowBe4
WHITE PAPER: Habits take time to form and become part of one's daily life – the same applies to being cyber street-smart about phishing prevention. Learn how to create a more effective phishing awareness training program through deeper analysis of the human landscape of your organization.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

KnowBe4
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EMAIL SECURITY DEFINITION (continued): …  contains. A list of domain names for services that the sender expects will vouch for the legitimacy of the email. The second part of the protocol requires the recipient to compare the list of services VBR-Info provides with a list of services the recipient trusts. The recipient then queries each service that is common to both lists: the service uses information the domain owner has registered with the domain name service (DNS) to determine whether the sender's IP address is legitimate and whether the content type is approved. If VBR becomes widely adopted, it will provide the recipient with another … 
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