27 Oct 2016

NetVU adds RPost as a Member Preferred Product for Registered Email

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Los Angeles, California — October 20, 2016 — NetVU has added RPost as a “Member Preferred Product” for Registered Email™ through RMail® Registered Email™ services. NetVU, the network of Vertafore Users, is adding RMail as the exclusive Registered Email™ provider for its members and recommends RMail for email encryption and tracking. “Our members can benefit from the ability to legally track and prove the encrypted delivery... Read more...

27 Oct 2016

Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 2)

As we discussed in a recent article, “Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 1)”, email is not naturally well suited for sending file attachments of more than ten megabytes. One can never be sure if the recipient’s system will accept very large attachment transmissions. In this follow-up, we provide a comparison of several large file sharing services across the useful features and security concerns discussed in Part 1 (review... Read more...

26 Oct 2016

Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 1)

As many know, email is not naturally well suited for sending file attachments of more than ten megabytes. One can never be sure if the recipient’s system will accept very large attachment transmissions. Sharing family photos? No problem. There are lots of tools to send these. Sharing sensitive business files that are too large to send by normal email? Well, you might want to consider more specialized large file sharing services. Certain large file... Read more...

25 Oct 2016

RPost’s Update for RMail Brings Enhanced Cybersecurity and Collaboration Features

Los Angeles, CA – October 25, 2016 — An extensive update has arrived to RPost’s flagship cyber-security product RMail, the all-in-one service that empowers email users’ Microsoft Outlook and Gmail interfaces with sending options including email encryption, open tracking, certified delivery proof, e-signatures, and secure large file transfers. RMail® has been relied upon for important messaging by governments and businesses of all sizes... Read more...

24 Oct 2016

Bermuda faces new cybersecurity threats

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A new type of cybersecurity threat has led to some residents experiencing “substantial financial loss”, according to the Ministry of National Security. Senator Jeff Baron, the national security minister, revealed today that “whaling” and “spear phishing” attacks are luring target recipients into wiring funds to bank accounts controlled by internet or cyber criminals. It comes as the public is reminded to be vigilant about the latest cybersecurity... Read more...

10 Oct 2016

SEC Reg A+: The Industry Now has a Level of Comfort with New Financing Tools

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While Title IV of The Jobs Act (Reg A+), the amended and expanded securities regulation, changed in mid-2015, organizations have been slow to change their processes until there was a clear understanding of how to use these new funding tools and stay in compliance. The Industry now has comfort with these new financing efficiencies – that now allow accredited and non-accredited investors to fund startup businesses. And, Internet criminals now understand... Read more...

06 Oct 2016

Claim Denied Due to Missing Email

At Frankel Insurance, staff sent an email to bind additional commercial property to an existing policy. Later, a claim was submitted to the insurance carrier, and the carrier denied having a record of the additional property having been added to the policy. Who said what when is often the core of many business disputes. With email notices, it is often not who sent what when, but rather, who sent what, when was it received, and what did it say? In... Read more...

04 Oct 2016

THE STATE BAR ASSOCIATION OF NORTH DAKOTA APPROVES RPOST AS A MEMBER BENEFIT TO PROVIDE CYBER SECURITY RESOURCES

Los Angeles, California — October 5, 2016 —The State Bar Association of North Dakota has approved RPost’s RMail® service as a member benefit. An all-in-one email extension for security, compliance, and productivity, RMail integrates seamlessly with Microsoft Outlook and Gmail, the two main email platforms used by legal professionals. “Attorneys want to protect their client data from the risk of email hacking. RMail ensures email security... Read more...

29 Sep 2016

Your Childhood Best Friend and the Yahoo Hack

Who was your childhood best friend? While the recent Yahoo hack garnered headlines for a variety of reasons (even though the hack is reported to have occurred years ago), what may turn out to have more of a lasting impact on your cybersecurity is the compromising of the security questions and answers that websites use to verify your identity. As Yahoo reports, “In some cases, encrypted or unencrypted security questions and answers” were stolen. What... Read more...

22 Sep 2016

Crowdfunding: Raising $6.3 Million for a Backpack

In the summer of 2016, Peak Design was hoping to raise $500,000 for a new line of backpacks when they began their Kickstarter campaign. (It was their 6th Kickstarter campaign.) Consumers were so excited about the new line of bags designed with photographers in mind (but also usable by the rest of us) that they invested over $6.3 million. Peak Design is now the 2nd most funded company on Kickstarter. Kickstarter is one of many players in the crowdfunding... Read more...