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Business Is About Relationships...so Meet the People of OpenDNS!

A few days ago, I attended a presentation by Jill Rowley, a social selling expert. During the meeting, Jill shared some fascinating insights on customer and business relationships, one of which I have always believed to be true:…

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New Survey Data Predicts the End of Hub-and-Spoke Networks for Branch Office Connectivity

The traditional hub-and-spoke network topology is dying. That’s the conclusion drawn by Forrester Consulting in a new OpenDNS-commissioned Technology Adoption Profile, titled “Securing Direct-To-Internet Branch Offices:…

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WHOIS: Kevin Morrison, Director of Global Security and Compliance at the Results Companies

This month’s WHOIS features Kevin Morrison, Director of Global Security and Compliance at the Results Companies. …

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OpenDNS and Amazon S3: Why DNS Log Monitoring Matters

People are increasingly choosing to work from non-traditional places: the coffee shop, the airport lounge, the beach in Oahu. Our world of always-connected Internet has opened up a plethora of options for the modern worker that…

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RSA Crowdsourced Submissions Explore Emerging Trends in Security

From Kickstarter to Wikipedia, crowdsourcing has become an incredibly popular way for organizations to tap into the collective intelligence of online communities. For the first time, organizers of the RSA Conference are allowing…

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Raising the Bar on Threat Protection: OpenDNS Acquires BGPmon

The Internet is no longer the small interconnected academic experiment it once was. Today it is a massive, global interconnection of more than 50,000 networks and over two billion people. Most of those users just want to learn,…

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Announcing Simple Cloud-to-Cloud Log Management with OpenDNS and Amazon S3

The 2014 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report calls a company’s DNS connection “the single best source” for detecting data exfiltration and command-and-control traffic from compromised hosts. It also recommends…

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Saving Time and Money With Umbrella for MSPs

With the new model of cybercrime as a service, bad actors are not only increasing in number, but they are becoming more agile—making cybercrime cheaper and easier than ever. The changing threat landscape is resulting in…

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OpenDNS Unveils ‘NLPRank,’ a New Model for Advanced Threat Detection

OpenDNS Security Labs researcher Jeremiah O’Connor Last Wednesday, when he first saw Kaspersky Lab’s report on the Carbanak attack campaign, OpenDNS…

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OpenDNS Customers On Better Cloud-Delivered Security

As a cloud-delivered security company, we define success through our customers’ satisfaction and successful deployments. I am proud to report on the experiences of two of our customers who recently deployed OpenDNS’s Umbrella…

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