Run a Domain, DNS, & SSL Security Year End Review Today

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December is the time of year organizations take stock of business goals, performance and opportunities for growth. It’s also an ideal time for IT Teams to review their cybersecurity performance and apparatus, with a view towards improving security by increasing their prevention posture, responding to trends in the threat landscape, and allocating remaining budgets towards … Read more

Domain Name Monitoring Overview

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Protect brands by detecting fraudulent or infringing domain registrations fast. With thousands of different domain extensions, and with the ability for anyone to register copycat, counterfeit, or misspelled variations of your trademarks and brands at any time, companies need to be vigilant about protecting their intellectual property. Webnames Domain Name Monitoring allows your business to … Read more

The Growing Threat of Domain Hijacking (and How to Protect Against It)

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Whenever domain hijacking occurs, hackers can gain full control over a domain name, including its DNS settings. This may result in one or all of the following scenarios: “Listen” in on all traffic to and from a particular domain name, including communications via email. Redirect traffic to a page with malicious content. Theft of domain … Read more

Protecting Against Phishing and Business Email Compromise

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The numbers are startling. Canadian businesses are losing over $3 billion dollars annually to cybercrime, and experienced a reported average of 44 cyberattacks per year in 2016. While most businesses are acutely aware that cyberattacks are increasing in frequency and sophistication, the majority are falling behind when it comes to evolving their detection and prevention … Read more