Your Guide to Choosing a Network Firewall

Your guide to choose a network firewall

( 3 min read ) Firewall options and deployments are very flexible. They can be configured as per your objectives and requirements. The challenge comes when you are not very confident about the network firewall settings you want for maximum security. To help bring clarity to the situation, you need to understand what purposes a network firewall serves and what […]

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Securing hybrid IT environments

Securing Hybrid IT Environemnts

( 3 min read ) When cloud technologies had first emerged, several businesses had jumped on the bandwagon. Now, the cloud has matured tremendously, and still just as widely adopted. Most IT departments have moved to a hybrid mode and now provide services from the cloud. But with all of this, one more concern arises: securing hybrid IT environments. Why […]

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Microsoft Shuts Down Exchange Online Basic Authentication Services

Microsoft Retires Exchange Online Basic Authentication

( 2 min read ) As cyber-attacks continue targeting remote workers and hybrid environments, Microsoft is taking active efforts to edify Exchange Online customers about the futility of relying on outdated security protocols and methods for maintaining security. In that vein, Microsoft has also decided to discontinue Exchange Online Basic Authentication services. Why has Microsoft Shelved Exchange Online Basic Authentication? […]

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Deprecation of Microsoft Basic Authentication for Exchange Online

Deprecation of Microsoft Basic Authentication for Exchange Online

( 2 min read ) Until recently, the industry has relied on basic authentication as a security mechanism to connect to remote and local servers, services, and inter-application APIs. And until recently, it has sufficed, thus not providing any incentive to giants like Microsoft to switch to something more advanced. However, basic authentication simply means you supply your username and […]

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Celebrating Safety this National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM 2022)

NCSAM 2022

( 2 min read ) Every year, October is observed as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. During this month, organizations strive to raise awareness about safeguarding from online threats, better workplace cybersecurity, and the effectiveness of solid security practices for maximum protection. The theme for NCSAM 2022 is See yourself in cyber, which is an invitation to businesses to actively participate […]

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How Zimbra Collaboration Tool Revamped During the Pivotal Pandemic Stage

Zimbra Collaboration Tool Enhancements

( 2 min read ) The Covid-19 pandemic seems to be receding in impact but back when it started, it threatened to disrupt business operations. Remote work and collaboration suddenly became the cornerstone of business. Mailing and collaboration tools had to rise up to the challenge and meet these new expectations. Against this backdrop, the Cloud Zimbra collaboration tool – […]

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How Digital Transformation has become a necessity for businesses

( 3 min read ) Over the past couple of years, businesses have absolutely had to evolve digitally. Reinventing a business with a digital transformation was once a strategy for business growth, to be taken up to gain competitive advantage. However, recent times have forced businesses to undergo digital transformation and it is no longer optional. Today, if your business […]

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