Category: Security

Two ways to help combat spam

If you’re using Gmail or Google Apps you already have fantastic spam protection, in our opinion the best available. However, you can do more to fight back at the spammers, with these two (relatively) simple methods: Obfuscate your email address(es) on your public web sites… Continue reading

Security, Reliability and Data Protection in Google Apps – A Customer Perspective

Janine Roeth, CISO for University of California, Santa Cruz, explains how her team evaluated Google Apps for security and compliance and how her university has benefited in these areas since they deployed.

Google Apps: How to keep your business data safe

Google Apps includes critical security features specifically designed to keep your data safe, secure and in your control.

Google Apps receives ISO 27001 certification

ISO 27001 is one of the most widely recognized, internationally accepted independent security standards. Today, Google announced they have earned it for the systems, technology, processes and data centers serving Google Apps for Business. Thier compliance with the ISO standard was certified by Ernst &… Continue reading

Google Web Security (GWS)

Available in organisations with 50+ seats, Google Web Security protects against web malware attacks and enables the safe, productive use of the web, without incurring hardware, upfront capital, or IT management costs.

Example of Gmail’s built-in anti-phishing tools

We have just received a spam / phishing email. Admittedly, it’s not a very good phishing email, but does demonstrate Gmail’s new anti-phishing alerts. Naturally, we recommend that you don’t email Mr Jeffer Dean. The warning that Gmail displays is, “Warning: This message may not… Continue reading