Browse Blog Posts Tagged With “Phishing”

Field Reports: How FLEXcon reduced malware by 98% with Umbrella by OpenDNS

Depending on their business size or industry, our customers choose Umbrella for vastly different reasons. For example, while a K-12 school district might choose Umbrella as a stand-alone solution for Web filtering and malware…

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Overcoming the hype around Big Data and Internet Security

OpenDNS recently unveiled the Umbrella Security Graph, a new tool that enables researchers to not only analyze known threats, but to predict future threat origins as well. The revolutionary tool combines Big Data analytics, graph…

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Umbrella wins PC Magazine's Editors' Choice Award!

PC Magazine has awarded Umbrella by OpenDNS the Editors’ Choice Award for its ability to solve one of IT’s most challenging and complex problems: Securing nomadic workers against malware, phishing, botnets and inappropriate…

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5 tips for safer online shopping this holiday season.

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday now behind us, the holiday shopping season is in full swing. Early reports indicate that online shopping rose 17 percent this year, with consumers spending $1.46 billion in online purchases on…

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OpenDNS's Free Parental Controls Protects Your iPads, Kindles, and mobile devices too!

Gadgets proved especially popular in my family this past holiday season, as I’m sure it did for many others. My brother got an Xbox 360, while my mom loved her new Kindle Fire. Meanwhile, friends of mine around the office…

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Top 2011 holiday phishing scams to watch for

The holidays are upon us, but it’s not all gift giving, tree trimming and eggnog drinking. This is also the time of year when scammers come out in force. While OpenDNS is the single best way to protect yourself and your loves ones…

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Phishing Quiz v2.0 - Can you spot a phish?

One of our most important goals at OpenDNS is educating people on Internet dangers so they can make informed choices on how to best manage their networks. Last week we released a phishing quiz, hoping we could show people just how…

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Can you spot a phishing site? Take our quiz to find out.

Update: We’ve created a new version of the phishing quiz that now includes URLs and feedback on why some seemingly legit sites are actually phishes. Take the quiz again to see how well you do.

Could you be duped by a phishing…

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Five Questions with an OpenDNS User: Brandon Halsey

Editor’s note: OpenDNS users frequently tell us that they were introduced to the industry-leading security service through younger friends and family members. And usually they’re talking about high-school and college students!…

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The way we're phished: More Americans click phishing scams in the morning

As we take a deeper look at phishing across the OpenDNS network to better protect you and yours, we’ve uncovered some interesting patterns about the way Americans interact with phishing emails.

– The majority of clicks on known…

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