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Swisscom chooses Hornetsecurity for email security

Hanover (04.12.18) – As the leading Swiss provider of ICT services, Swisscom is one of the driving forces behind the digitalisation of the Swiss economy. From the first quarter of 2019, the company will be relying on Premium Cloud Security Services from Hornetsecurity for its Security Service Provider business.

High email security standard through SPF, DKIM and DMARC

Emails are still regarded as the most frequently used medium for the transmission of electronic messages. They are inexpensive, unrestricted in distribution and offer the possibility to send and receive texts and file attachments in real time. But it is precisely these characteristics that make email communication so vulnerable.

Malware – Cybercriminal’s favourite

When the question is brought up as to what the term "malware" is all about, most people do not understand what the term is about. Often words like "virus" or "Trojan" are used. This is not necessarily wrong, but also not actually right. After all, the topic is much...

“Technology Fast 50 Award 2018” – Hornetsecurity honoured for the fourth time

Hanover (13.11.2018) – The IT sector is one of the strongest growing and fastest expanding industries in Germany. The steps in the development of digital technologies are getting increasingly larger and in order to survive in this tough competition, specialized companies have to meet high demands, such as innovative ideas, strong know-how and special solution-oriented skills.

Hornetsecurity rocked the it-sa 2018

With an eye-catching light show, extraordinary stand design and exciting stage programme, Hornetsecurity's 90 sqm booth was one of the highlights at the it-sa 2018 in Nuremberg. The 7 meter long LED wall was the heart of the stand, where a live demo of the latest...

Spam emails – There’s life in the old dog yet

Laurence Canter certainly didn't expect to go down in history one day as a pioneer of spam email. In 1994, the US lawyer was the first person ever to send messages that resemble the character of a spam email today. A computer specialist engaged by Canter and his wife...

Hornetsecurity rocks at it-sa 2018

Hannover (20.09.18) – Hornetsecurity presents the first comprehensive Security & Compliance Suite for Microsoft Office 365 at it-sa 2018 in Nuremberg, following the motto "We equip heroes". The IT-Security fair it-sa, probably the most relevant trade fair in the...

Email encryption – A guide for implementation at SMBs

Certificates, signed emails, symmetric and asymmetric encryption, S/MIME, TLS and PGP - for many who do not regularly deal with email encryption these terms are quite foreign. However, with the new basic data protection regulations (DSGVO) these terms have been pushed...

Hornetsecurity consistently pursues expansion strategy

Cloud security specialist expands into Benelux region Hannover, Germany, July 11, 2018 - Hornetsecurity today announced it is further strengthening its market position in neighbouring Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. This is in line with the cloud security...

Malware Analysis and Defense

Third part of the multipart "Defense against malware" The workstations of our malware analysts do not differ from others in Hornetsecurity's offices, even though the Security Lab is referred to as a "laboratory". Erlenmeyer flasks, test tubes and Bunsen burners are...

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