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How vulnerable are U.S. political campaigns to election interference from spoofed email?

How much can you trust that a political fundraising email really came from who it appears to come from — or that if you ...

by Dylan Tweney
October 19, 2020
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How vulnerable are states to election interference from spoofed email?

Valimail has been monitoring the usage of email authentication technologies in election infrastructure for several years...

by Dylan Tweney
October 14, 2020
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Major milestone: 1 million DMARC records

Valimail has been tracking and publishing data on DMARC usage since 2017, but this edition of our Email Fraud Landscape ...

by Gabby Williams
July 29, 2020
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Domain spoofing declines as protective measures grow (research part 3)

Valimail’s data shows a slow decline in the rate of email spoofing through exact-domain impersonation over the past seve...

by Dylan Tweney
March 6, 2020
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Which industries are doing best at email security? (research part 2)

The majority of the 933,000 domains with DMARC are owned by small companies, small nonprofits, or individuals. Perhaps c...

by Dylan Tweney
March 5, 2020
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Email: The front line of cybercrime (research part 1)

The battle against phishing rages on. Estimates from the FBI peg losses due to just one type of email-based attack, the ...

by Dylan Tweney
March 4, 2020
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Presidential campaigns reach email security milestone

The 2020 U.S. presidential election has reached a significant cybersecurity milestone. For the first time, more than hal...

by Dylan Tweney
February 10, 2020
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CISOs want measurable results, survey shows

Enterprises tend to spend a lot on cybersecurity. So you’d think they’d be insisting on — and getting — measurable resul...

by Valimail
December 20, 2019
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Election security is too important to ignore

Valimail has been publishing factual research on the state of the email ecosystem for three years now. Our reports are b...

by Alexander García-Tobar
December 16, 2019
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Research: Email remains a weak link in U.S. election infrastructure

As we head into the 2020 election season in the United States, a key component of the U.S. election infrastructure remai...

by Seth Blank
December 5, 2019
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Email’s identity crisis

Email is having an identity crisis. Although the first email was sent almost 50 years ago, the standards for Internet em...

by Dylan Tweney
October 8, 2019
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Progress in the global fight against fake email (Research)

Valimail has been doing rigorous analysis on the data behind email fraud since our company’s earliest days. And we’ve be...

by Dylan Tweney
June 11, 2019
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How the finance industry is getting ripped off by fake emails

Business email compromise (BEC) and phishing attacks are a major issue for companies in financial services, banking, and...

by Valimail
May 15, 2019
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Among tech companies, DMARC and revenue are positively correlated

As part of our regular series of research reports on the state of email fraud, Valimail recently conducted an analysis f...

by Dylan Tweney
March 28, 2019
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Email is under attack. Here’s how the world is responding

Despite its near-ubiquity, email is under attack. Email’s core protocols make no provision for authenticating the identi...

by Dylan Tweney
March 13, 2019
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Global fight against fake email intensifies

Fake email is at the heart of cybersecurity risk — yet many companies are still not using well documented and open stand...

by Valimail
February 1, 2019
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Is that email real or fake? Survey shows most can’t tell the difference

Today Valimail released the results of a survey we conducted to test Americans’ ability to distinguish fake campaign ema...

by Valimail
November 2, 2018
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98% of global health care companies could benefit from email authentication

In a new data-driven research report released today, Valimail found that the overwhelming majority of large health organ...

by Valimail
May 18, 2018
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State and local governments are just beginning their journey to trusted email

Source: Valimail, The State of State and Local Email It’s been a year since the Department of Homeland Security’s BOD 18...

by Dylan Tweney
May 8, 2018
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Man bites dog? Federal government leads in DMARC adoption

It’s not every day you see clear evidence that the government is leading a technology sector. But that’s exactly what’s ...

by Valimail
April 26, 2018
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How to save $8.1 million every year: implement and enforce email authentication

Valimail’s second annual report on the state of the email authentication ecosystem is out, and it makes the picture cry...

by Valimail
November 21, 2017
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Email Authentication Accelerates, But Enterprises Struggle to Get It Right

A bit like building a gate and then leaving it open. Photo credit: h.koppdelaney More and more domains are adopting DMAR...

by Valimail
December 1, 2016
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