Browse Blog Posts In Category “Umbrella”

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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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 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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Get Off-Network Security With OpenDNS’s Roaming Client

Our mission at OpenDNS is to secure our customers’ networks on any device, anytime, anywhere. Our Roaming Client product allows you to work safely off-network—at coffee shops, airports, or anywhere else you might take your…

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The Importance of Installing Two Virtual Appliances

What’s the Purpose of Having a VA? To begin, a Virtual Appliance (VA) is an on-premise virtual machine. The VA provides a higher level of reporting granularity by providing insight inside your network through functionalities…

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A Window on the Connected World: OpenDNS Investigate

As most practitioners know, information security is a tough job. With an explosion of new tactics making attackers (and even script kiddies) more effective than ever, it’s imperative that white hat skills and tools are on point,…

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Looking Ahead: Predictions for Cloud Security in 2015

The end of the year always seems to invite reflection and contemplation. At OpenDNS, we definitely have a lot to look back on. This past year we announced a new platform for delivering security, unveiled a new funding round with…

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Five Questions: Your Top Support Requests...Answered!

Hi, I’m Alexander Harrison, a customer support representative here at OpenDNS. My job is to ensure that all of your questions and challenges are met with the answers needed to get OpenDNS working for you. In this blog post,…

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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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