Browse Blog Posts In Category “Announcements”

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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We're Kicking Off SysAdmin Appreciation Month in Style!

Here at OpenDNS, we understand that SysAdmins and IT Pros don’t always get the accolades they deserve. Systems need to be available 24/7, and these network ninjas make it so by battling equipment failure, user error, and any…

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Announcing the 2013 OpenDNS SysAdmin Awards!

OpenDNS has always passionately supported System Administrators. It’s tough, thankless work. The hours are long, the problems endless, and efforts are often rewarded with blank stares and stale coffee. But not this month!…

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Meet Jeff Samuels, OpenDNS's First-Ever Chief Marketing Officer

Building a world-class cloud-delivered security platform requires assembling a passionate, talented team. We recently made a hugely important hire: Jeffrey Samuels, our first-ever Chief Marketing Officer. Jeff is no stranger to…

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Introducing the new Umbrella MSP Console, the smartest way to secure all your clients and improve profitability

1,400 Managed Service Providers (MSPs) partner with OpenDNS to deliver Umbrella’s powerful malware protection to their clients, and more are joining us each day. That’s why we’ve been making such serious investments in the…

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