Secure email with DMARC and SPF

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More and more companies are seeing attempts by outsiders to send phishing or spam mails via their domain name, damaging faith in the company and the company’s brand. False emails are an easy way to steal passwords and credit card details and gain access to user accounts. This is a growing problem for companies, impairing credibility and hindering communication by email.

Make sure the mail your company send is secure by impementing some small validation checks like DMARC and SPF. Both of these options are  very easy to implement with a DNS entry.

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Wi-Fi is Easy. Secure Wi-Fi is the Challenge.

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WiFi doesn’t give you a competitive advantage, it offers you a chance to compete. With benefits ranging from increased productivity to improved customer satisfaction, implementing a wireless network for your employees and guests has become the table stakes of doing business, but implementing the wrong technology puts your corporate data, customer privacy, and reputation at risk.
Robinson Distribution offers a complete portfolio of wireless solutions that lead the industry in security, visibility, and ease of management.

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WatchGuard Launches AuthPoint, Multi-Factor Authentication for Small and Midsize Businesses

New survey reveals that 61 percent of SMBs believe MFA solutions are only accessible for enterprises; WatchGuard’s new cloud-enabled AuthPoint solution delivers easy-to-manage, cost-friendly multi-factor authentication to SMBs

SEATTLE – WatchGuard® Technologies, a leader in advanced network security solutions, today unveiled AuthPoint – a cloud-based multi-factor authentication (MFA) solution designed for small and midsize businesses (SMBs). MFA has always been out of reach for SMBs due to cost, complexity and management issues, until now. In fact, according to a new survey of IT managers and professionals conducted by independent market research firm CITE Research, 61 percent of respondents from companies with under 1,000 employees believe MFA services are reserved for large enterprises. WatchGuard’s AuthPoint addresses these authentication concerns by eliminating the complex integration processes, considerable up-front expenses, and burdensome on-premises management requirements.

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OpenDNS Umbrella Alternatives for Web Filtering

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In general terms, WebTitan is a direct swap out technically for OpenDNS/Umbrella. They are both DNS filters and based on the same core principles.  OpenDNS Umbrella has evolved from a free service to a paid for service that has recently been acquired by the tech giant Cisco. Over the last 36 months, many Cisco OpenDNS Umbrella customers have already switched to WebTitan.

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Actiance and Smarsh to Create Global Compliance and Enterprise Information Archiving Leader

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K1 Investment Management today announced the acquisition of Actiance, a pioneer in communications compliance, archiving, and analytics. Pending regulatory approval from government authorities, Actiance will combine with Smarsh, which provides comprehensive archiving solutions for compliance, e-discovery and risk management, creating the clear, global market leader in compliance and enterprise information archiving. The combined company will serve more than 6,500 financial services firms ─ including the top 15 global banks and regional, mid-size banks and broker-dealers ─ as well as government agencies and organizations in other regulated industries.

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SpamTitan Update

Software Update

SpamTitan Update Version 7.0

This latest release includes an update to the SpamTitan anti-virus engine now incorporating Bitdefender AV and various ClamAV updates.
This change is due to our growing strategic relationship with Bitdefender which will see continued collaboration in the future.

Clients hosted by RD:  The update will have no effect on your system and you do not need to make any changes.

Clients OnPrem : The patch will appear on the list of Available Updates on the System Updates page of the SpamTitan user interface if prefetch of system updates is enabled.
If this option is disabled, then the Check for Updates Now option may be clicked on the user interface to check and download any available updates.

For help please contact: support@rdgroup.co.za

 

Xtraction Release 2018.0 Reporting

Xtraction

Xtraction 2018 Comming soon

If you are using Ivanti  you can download Xtaction for free. This will allow you to create powerful reports on your current Ivanti solutions and more. Whether or not you currently own products from former HEAT, LANDESK, AppSense, Res, and, Shavlik; this will benefit you.

The version 2018 will now support HTML 5.

Download Links:

  1. Download Xtraction – for new installations and upgrades of previous versions
  2. Report Builder – for installing the Report Builder Windows application on workstation
  3. Data Model Editor – for installing the DME on workstations (instructions found in the attached Upgrade Instructions document)

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