Valimail in the News

Media coverage of Valimail and our library of official Valimail press releases.

Mueller report details Russian interference in 2016 election, interactions with Trump team, WikiLeaks

This report from SC Magazine's Teri Robinson quotes Valimail on the weakness that let Russian actors target Florida elections. “Unfortunately, most vendors used by election officials are not using email authentication, and neither are Florida state and local governments,” said Peter Goldstein, CTO and co-founder of Valimail. “And most email inboxes today will accept email from … Continued

Valimail Makes the Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance Honor Roll

Valimail has been named to the Internet Society’s latest Online Trust Alliance (OTA) Audit and Honor Roll. The Audit and Honor Roll is the de facto standard for recognizing website excellence in consumer protection, security, and responsible privacy practices for the world’s top companies.

The Promise and Limitations of AI in Cybersecurity

"In the cybersecurity arena, hype runs deep, and AI is no exception," Valimail CEO and co-founder Alexander Garcia-Tobar writes in this op-ed for NextGov. He explains the promise of AI cybersecurity solutions -- and why they need to be paired with other types of defenses.
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Only 10% of Tech Companies Protected From Phishing by DMARC Enforcement

Bleeping Computer's Sergiu Gatlan covered Valimail's research report in this detailed feature story. It cites data from Valimail and quotes CEO and co-founder Alexander García-Tobar extensively.

Few Global Tech Companies Are Safe From Phishing: Report

MediaPost's Ray Schultz covered Valimail's most recent industry report in Email Marketing Daily. Schultz writes: "In a statistic that might interest ministers in Brussels, Valimail reports that over half of all large tech companies lack basic protection from spoofing."
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Protecting State & Local Domains From Fraudulent Use With DMARC

Cybersecurity Quarterly (a publication of the Center for Internet Security) included a short feature article by Valimail's Benn Stratton on the role DMARC plays in protecting government domains. It appears in the Spring 2019 issue.

90 percent of tech companies are vulnerable to email spoofing

BetaNews reports on Valimail's latest research report, commenting that "The tech sector has moved faster than some but while they are beginning to implement protection many companies in this sector are still at an early stage."
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90% of large tech companies vulnerable to email spoofing

TechRepublic writes that "Most [tech] companies have not implemented standards for authenticating emails and preventing hackers from successful phishing attacks, according to Valimail."

Valimail To Handle Email Authentication For Ohio

In Email Marketing Daily, Ray Schultz of MediaPost notes the news that Valimail has won a contract from the state of Ohio to automate its implementation of DMARC.

Email Vendor Verifications.io Seems To Be Out Of Business Following Breach

Ray Schultz writes about the email vendor that accidentally leaked over 800 million email addresses, Verifications.io, and quotes Valimail's Seth Blank on the techniques used by companies like this.