Useful Summary of New Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Spam Explodes, but You Can Fight Back

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Valuable Tools for Recovering Offline Email for Exchange

Daylight Savings Time to Affect Email

Port 25 Blocking — Not a Panacea

Most spam is sent from zombie PCs, corralled into botnets (i.e., virus-compromised PCs under centralized control). As we noted earlier, increasing numbers of ISPs block the outbound SMTP port 25 and require all outbound email to go through the ISP’s official MTA, using SMTP authentication. However, ISPs that have implemented port 25 blocking shouldn’t rest […]... read more »

Castelle Announces Release of FaxPress 9.0 Software for FaxPress Network Fax Servers

Castelle released version 9.0 of FaxPress, its software for its FaxPress family of network fax servers. Key enhancements: new user interface, Windows Vista and Office 2007 compatibility, and new multi-function product integrations, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Xerox Reports Fourth-Quarter 2006 Earnings

Xerox released results for 4Q2006 ended December 31. Revenue increased 3% to $4.4 billion with net income of $214 million. read more »

EMC Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

EMC released results for 4Q2006 ended December 31. Revenue increased 19% to $3.22 billion with a GAAP net income of $389 million. read more »

MindTouch Unveils World’s First Commercial Wiki Virtual Appliance MindTouch Deki business wiki enables instant deployment and collaboration

MindTouch announced MindTouch Deki, its business wiki virtual appliance. Key features: WYSIWYG rich-text editing experience in a web browser, Outlook connector, and XML page integration, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Tangling with identity management? There’s help

Article discussing, a new portal that has been launched to help developers who are building applications using identity management technology. read more »

Exchange Connections 2007

Microsoft Exchange Connections 2007 will be held on April 1-4, 2007 at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Florida. Key topics: Exchange Server 2007’s new security, administration, and unified messaging features, keynotes and general sessions on Windows Vista, Exchange Server 2007, Microsoft Office 2007 and Microsoft SharePoint 2007 technologies, and hands-on Exchange troubleshooting and […]... read more »

Critical Path Gives Broadband Service Providers a Competitive Edge with Contact-Centric Communications

Critical Path announced Contact-Centric Communications, its Memova Messaging solution designed for broadband service providers. Key features: universal address book that automatically updates contact information across all integrated applications, presence data collected from multiple services enables subscribers to see which contacts are available at any time, and allows users are also able to use an integrated […]... read more »

Latest Cloudmark Release Lets ISPs Deliver Unprecedented Accuracy, Virtually Eliminating Spam

Cloudmark released 2.0 of Cloudmark Authority, its messaging anti-abuse solution for ISPs. Key enhancements: active scanning, precise message categorization and enhanced reporting, among others. Available immediately. read more »

L-Soft’s Upgraded Email Communication and Marketing Software Provides Easy Targeting and Personalization for Everyone

L-Soft released version 3.0 of LISTSERV Maestro, its email list communication solution. Key enhancements: interactive, drill-down reporting and a status-at-a-glance dashboard. Available immediately. read more »

Legal Risks of Uncontrolled Email and Web Content

IT Security released “Legal Risks of Uncontrolled Email and Web Content,” its whitepaper that discusses the risks to employers if employees’ use of email and the Internet is not controlled adequately. read more »

Email Security: Justifying Costs and Measuring ROI

Tumbleweed Communications will host “Email Security: Justifying Costs and Measuring ROI,” its webinar on January 30, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. EST. Key topics: challenge of measuring an ROI for security, effective ways to keep up with the latest email threats, and hidden costs of managing multiple email security systems, among others. read more »

Secure Computing straight talk about web security

Secure Computing will host “Straight Talk about Web Security, Use of the Web is Placing your Company at Risk,” its webinar on January 25, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. EST. Examines the threats that are being posed to companies from employee’s use of the web. read more »

Rethink Before You Renew: How to Get More Out of Your URL Filtering Solution

FaceTime Communications will host “Rethink Before You Renew: How to Get More Out of Your URL Filtering Solution,” its webinar on January 24, 2007 at 4:00 p.m. EST. Key topics: real-time communications landscape and how it bypasses existing URL filtering mechanisms, how to easily allow safe and productive use of IM, Skype, and Web browsing, […]... read more »

New security challenges in 2007: instant messaging, mobile networks and illicit content

Article discussing new security challenges in 2007 from IM, mobile networks and illicit content. read more »

SpamButcher Launches Free Anti-Spam Blacklist Tool

SpamButcher released Anti-Spam Blacklist Thing, its solution that assists email server administrators to understand the risks and benefits of using various anti-spam blacklists. Allows administrators to evaluate which blacklists would have filtered the spam messages, and which would have accidentally blocked wanted email. Available immediately. read more »