Dave Rand Honored for Lifetime Work Protecting Online Users
Co-founder of the first ISP to ban junk mail and MAPS co-founder, Dave Rand received the 2018 M3AAWG Mary Litysnki Award from Dr. Paul Vixie of Farsight Security, Inc. and M3AAWG Chairman of the Board Severin Walker (left to right) on February 20, 2018 at the M3AAWG 42nd General Meeting. (Photo by Franck Martin.)
U.S. Homeland Security Adopts Anti-Abuse Technologies
Over two-thirds of agencies have taken critical steps to enhance email security, says DHS assistant secretary for the Office of Cybersecurity and Communications. Steps include implementing STARTTLS, DMARC, SPF, DKIM and HTTP Strict Transport Security.
M3AAWG collaboration leads to new IETF ID message header specification to fight web-form sign-up attacks
New M3AAWG paper explains recommendations to identify messages originating as verification emails from a web-form, such as a subscription confirmation email, and help protect against high-volume attacks.