Browse Blog Posts In Category “Announcements”

Survey Says...Cloud-Based Security Is Easier, Faster, More Affordable

Survey results from a recent OpenDNS-commissioned study—titled “Securing Direct-To-Internet Branch Offices: Cloud-Based Security Offers More Flexibility And Control”—by Forrester Consulting show that IT decision makers are…

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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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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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The Final Countdown—Help Get Net Neutrality over the Finish Line

For years, David Ulevitch, OpenDNS Founder and CEO, has been an outspoken advocate for Internet freedom, and continuously has supported the battle for net neutrality. “Net neutrality is a cause that myself and OpenDNS as a…

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Brian Roddy Joins OpenDNS Team as EVP of Engineering and Operations

Earlier this month, Brian Roddy joined OpenDNS as the EVP of engineering and operations. Roddy has experience directing research and development, building scalable cloud infrastructures, and supporting SaaS applications for…

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Sony Reveals An Even Bigger Attack on the Internet...This Time, the MPAA is Behind It

The Interview is out now in theaters and streaming on YouTube (and elsewhere). There have now been a cross-section of experts in entertainment, celebrity lifestyle, foreign policy, and Internet security that have all weighed-in…

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Introducing a New Platform for Cloud-Delivered Security

“We are not getting the most out of our existing security products. They don’t talk to each other, and they don’t work when people leave the office.” This is what I hear from CIOs and CISOs when I talk about the OpenDNS…

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Announcing Centralized Settings: A New Feature of Umbrella for MSPs

It’s no secret that standardization is a core principle of a successful Managed Service Provider (MSP) business — it’s especially critical for security. In meeting with our partners, I’ve seen many approaches to this…

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