Cybercriminal

How To Know if Someone Read Your Email in Another Country Where it Has No Business

October 28, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Get visibility into who may be watching your email so you can immediately re-establish your privacy. Netflix has scored a big hit with The Watcher, as the show has logged over 850 million viewing hours since it debuted a month ago. The Watcher tells a familiar story about a young family moving from the city to a nice, leafy suburb in the hopes of having a quieter life. The problem, without giving away too much, is that the house they buy comes with a rather long and m [...]

Alert on External Email When There Is an Actual Issue

October 21, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Only RMail offers features that can foil BEC attacks without “cry wolf” email stamps. We’ve talked a lot about the hydra of BEC (business email compromise) attacks recently due to the increasing share of these types of attacks within the universe of cybercrime that employ multiple techniques to lure users into sending money to the wrong person (to the cybercriminal). Recall that the hydra possesses many heads, and for every head chopped off, it would regrow two new heads. If your [...]

How to Protect Your Business from Lookalike Domain Scams

October 14, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

RMail’s New Integrated Lookalike Domain Alert™ Feature Is the Only Easy – and Accessible to All –Way to Thwart Lookalike Domain Scams In the event you were not in attendance at the international legal tech security conference this past week in San Antonio, I wanted to recap an email security breach scenario that we discussed, and please note that breaches like this are hardly limited to the legal industry. As they say, the players (or indust [...]

What does BEC Stand for?

September 30, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

We’ll Make Etymology of Acronym-Originated Tech Speak Interesting… and Useful. Yes, it’s still the year of the tiger – a year of supposed unbound prosperity. But with the stock market plunging, and cybercrime flourishing, I thought it might be nice to forget about tigers and put on another hat, one of an etymologist. As an etymologist, one who studies the origins of words, I thought I would think about some of the new vocabulary that recently crossed my (electroni [...]

RMail Eavesdropping Alerts You, When Common Phishing Email Schemes Impact You

September 01, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

We’ve extended email security to now let you know how secure your recipient’s inbox is. Novel, insightful, very cool! Recently, we’ve run a series of articles on RMail’s newest set of PRE-Crime services. For a refresher, please check our part 1 [...]

How to Prevent Cybercrimes Before They Potentially Happen

August 05, 2022 / in Blog / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

RMail’s AI enhancements are more in line with PRE-crime detection vs. e-security risk mitigation. As sophisticated cybercriminal lures become ever more ubiquitous, and the consequence of a hook-and-steal situation more costly and disruptive (think mis-wiring funds and ransomware), we at Tech Essentials are spotting a new trend very much rooted in science fiction. “Precrime”, infamous from Philip K. Dick's 1956 sci-fi short story, " [...]