• August 01, 2006 01 Aug'06

    Part 1: How DNS works

    Tuturial: A primer on DNS and MX records, part 1: How DNS works

  • July 31, 2006 31 Jul'06

    Compliance software essentials: Build a technology toolbox

    There's really no one technology answer for regulatory compliance. Companies need a variety of tools to effectively meet the requirements of regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley.

  • July 28, 2006 28 Jul'06

    Image spam paints a troubling picture

    Vendors say as many as one in four spam messages are now image-based, as attackers more commonly use hard-to-detect .jpg and .gif image files to bypass spam filters.

  • July 26, 2006 26 Jul'06

    Mobile Platforms: Palm OS -- not the best for the multitasker

    Mobile managers face a tough choice when weighing which mobile platform or operating system to deploy. We've assembled a team of experts and asked them to weigh the good and bad of each mobile platform to help you choose the one that's right for ...

  • July 24, 2006 24 Jul'06

    Symantec: Searching for a strategy?

    After phasing out some appliances and watching EMC reel in RSA, some say Symantec is strategically adrift. To correct its course, experts say it must satisfy the demand for better product integration.

  • July 20, 2006 20 Jul'06

    Should you care about SharePoint?

    Microsoft has big plans for SharePoint, touting it as the key component in its future vision of collaboration and information-sharing technology on the Windows and Exchange platforms. In this column, I explain what SharePoint is all about and ...

  • July 17, 2006 17 Jul'06

    Symantec says enterprises failing to secure instant messaging

    Results of a recent Symantec survey suggest that nearly three out of every five organizations have not secured their instant messaging applications.

  • July 14, 2006 14 Jul'06

    10 tips in 10 minutes: Phishing exposed

    A must read for programmers and administrators responsible for system security, this collection of 10 tips from Phishing Exposed, by Lance James, will teach you how to prepare for and defend against phishers and spammers. You'll learn tricks ...

  • July 07, 2006 07 Jul'06

    Users turn to SANs to manage Exchange Server

    In part one of a two-part series focused on Exchange Server and storage, users say migrating Exchange Server stores to the SAN is helping the popular email application evolve.

  • June 19, 2006 19 Jun'06

    School district hooks up affordable compliance archive

    A Texas school district connected its email system to archiving software and DVD jukeboxes, avoiding a cost and management hassle.

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    SMS vs. mobile email: Which is the 'killer app'?

    SMS -- yes, what your kids call text messaging -- is widely used in the enterprise. But can SMS surpass mobile email?

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    JavaScript worm spreads through Yahoo Mail

    JS.Yamanner manages to propagate when end-users view a malicious email. A fix is pending, but other Web applications using JavaScript may soon be affected.

  • June 09, 2006 09 Jun'06

    Who, or what, is reading your email?

    According to a new survey, fear of data leaks has caused many large companies to hire staff specifically to read and analyze outbound employee email.

  • June 05, 2006 05 Jun'06

    BlackBerry loses out to GoodLink again

    Is it a growing trend that several companies have recently announced they are ditching their BlackBerrys and picking up different devices using GoodLink for mobile email?

  • June 04, 2006 04 Jun'06

    Some new Exchange Server 2007 features will be extras

    The good news: Exchange Server 2007 is on track to ship either late this year or early next year. The bad news: If you want unified messaging, it's going to cost you more.