Browse Blog Posts In Category “Announcements”

Umbrella for MSPs Protects Networks Against CryptoLocker

Customers trust OpenDNS to protect them against the latest online threats, but sometimes infections sneak in as binary email attachments or on thumb drives. To address these botnet threats, OpenDNS blocks the malware’s ability to…

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David Named to the MSPmentor 250

For the past six years, MSPmentor has published a list of the top executives, entrepreneurs, and experts influencing the Managed Service Provider (MSP) space. David Ulevitch, CEO of OpenDNS, is honored to be included in the 2013…

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Did Someone Say Road Trip?

Throughout the month of October, Team OpenDNS is hitting the road. We’re stopping at major conferences and security events near you: Kicking things off in the Great White North, our first stop is SecTor in Toronto, October 8-9…

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Bringing School Back to Us: Meet our College Student Interns

The changing seasons are notoriously difficult to distinguish in San Francisco: our weather patterns are essentially the honey badger of the meteorological world, so a day in February feels just like a day in June. This year,…

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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

This month, organizations across the United States are coming together to educate users and raise awareness about something that’s become a familiar topic in the news—cybersecurity. To read more about this month’s…

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What the Recent SEA Hacks Mean for IT Security

In the past week, we saw a series of DNS-based attacks on high profile domains that caused visitors trying to reach the affected domains to be redirected to IPs under the control of the Syrian Electronic Army. During the incident,…

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High Profile Domains Under Siege

We are actively seeing several high profile domains being hijacked at the DNS level and are actively blocking all requests from the apparent attackers’ name servers. The attacker looks to have compromised domain name registrar…

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There and Back Again: OpenDNS Hits the Road!

Whether it’s through this blog, social media, or our forums, we stay in touch with our customers pretty much all the time. But sometimes, afk interaction is required. All summer long, Team OpenDNS has been crisscrossing the…

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Seven Years of Innovation, and Beyond

This month marks OpenDNS’s seventh birthday – seven years of continuous growth in making the Internet faster, safer, and more reliable for tens of millions of users all over the world. As a company, we’re expanding faster…

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Announcing the 2013 OpenDNS SysAdmin Award Winners!

SysAdmin Appreciation Day is here at last – and we’re celebrating by announcing the winners of our 2013 OpenDNS SysAdmin Awards Contest! We threw down the challenge, and the OpenDNS Community answered in a big way, flooding…

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