RMail's Anti-Whaling Technology that Alerts You When an Email Comes From an Imposter

August 21, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

HBO’s Game of Threats How did a hacker get his hands on the latest script of Game of Thrones (GoT), episode 5, season 7?  It was an email hack plain and simple. The good news? “We do not believe that our e-mail system as a whole has been compromised,” said HBO chairman and CEO Richard Plepler in an internal memo to staff. ( [...]

Is it Time for Attorneys to Adopt Evergreen Retainers?

June 06, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

by Deb Tesser, VP of Strategic Planning at Zola Media Does your firm sometimes struggle to get payments in the door? Have you considered evergreen retainers? What is an evergreen retainer? An evergreen retainer is a type of security retainer. Just like other types of retainers, your client pays you a sum up front and you are able to use this money to pay your fees and expenses. The difference is with an an evergreen ret [...]

AT&T and Comcast hit the Motherlode with Internet Privacy Repeal

April 06, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

This week, the President approved a measure that removes internet privacy restrictions for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) who connect millions of consumers and businesses to the Internet through wireline and wireless connections. Privacy advocates and late-night talk show hosts have voiced their outrage over this “internet privacy repeal”. But what is actually at stake? What do ISPs know about their users? ISPs like AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, have [...]

The Honeypot for Hackers: Twitter Heats Up

March 31, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

The average Internet user has over 100 online accounts, according to Dashlane. Who on earth can keep track of that many accounts? No one really. That’s why millions of people use password managers to keep their passwords encrypted and organized. Typically, password managers are apps that encrypt and store your passwords in the cloud or locally on your computer, requiring you to use just one secure password to access all your passwords. Convenient, right? So what’s the problem? [...]

Why Hasn’t Anyone Thrown Out Their Microwave?

March 17, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Were you shocked to learn that Wikileaks had published “Vault 7”, leaked documents that reveal the intricate details of CIA’s hacking capabilities? Were you extremely concerned that the CIA has now “lost control” of these tools to the public domain, meaning that any cybercriminal in the world can now learn these methods and use them against you? Did the recent news cause you to take a long and close loo [...]

Driving Blind with Uber and Waze

March 10, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

While apps like Waze, Uber and Apple Maps may be helping to ease some of your transportation woes, recent stories suggest we should think twice before blindly trusting these apps to work in our best interests. Apps designed to route people – either you or drivers looking to pick you up – rely on a lot of data: traffic data, location data, user-reported data, even personal data (Who is requiring a pickup? Where do you often visit late at night?). What if this app data could [...]

Tech Trends to Expect in 2017 – Part 3 of 3

January 19, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

We hope you are enjoying the “Tech Trends to Expect in 2017″ series. Last week, we made the second of three weekly predictions on technology trends we think will manifest in 2017. Here’s our third and final prediction of the series: Prediction 3: Cybersecurity will be a primary purchase driver for consumers shopping for professional servi [...]

RPost 2016 Year-in-Review, Trends & Outlook

January 19, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

The RPost team thanks you, our community of users, customers, partners, shareholders, and advocates, for another exciting year at RPost. Your support enables the RPost team to continue innovating for our customers, and to maintain RPost as a worldwide leader in cyber security, compliance, and productivity solutions. Each year, we find it useful to reflect on our company’s mission and discuss the steps RPost is taking to further that mission for its users and customers. As [...]

Tech Trends to Expect in 2017 – Part 2 of 3

January 12, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Each year, technological advancements make our lives easier, more productive, and more enjoyable. Last week, we made the first of three weekly predictions on technology trends we think will manifest in 2017. Here’s our second prediction:Prediction 2: Balance Tips Towards Convenience and [...]

Tech Trends to Expect in 2017 – Part 1 of 3

January 11, 2017 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Each year, technological advancements make our lives easier, more productive, and more enjoyable. Over the next three weeks, we will present three predictions regarding major technology trends we believe 2017 has in store. Prediction 1: While innovation in new, futuristic technologies will surge, mainstream applications for these technologies will remain just out of reach. In 2016, we heard a lot about “cool tech” on the cusp of large scale commer [...]