Archive | October, 2014

FBI demands new powers to hack into computers and carry out surveillance

By Trevor Timm column Oct 29th FBI Director attacks tech companies for embracing new modes of encryption The government wants tech companies to give them a backdoor to your electronic life The FBI says to be wary of hackers … and to let the FBI hack what it wants The Seattle Times and Associated Press […]

Symantec investigates ‘incident’ in enterprise cloud

By Aimee Chanthadavong | October 29, 2014 — 05:20 GMT (22:20 PDT) Symantec’s Enterprise is currently down, due to a “service disruption” in one of its US datacentres. The disruption affects its Enterprise, AdvisorMail, and Hosted Exchange customers. Users are expected to experience connection and availability issues while Symantec troubleshoots the issue. A […]

Banking Trojan Dridex Delivered Through Microsoft Word Macros

By Ionut Ilascu on October 27th, 2014 23:57 GMT If you are not using our product to protect you should | | | | A change in the distribution method for Dridex banking Trojan has been observed last week, as attackers rely on Microsoft Word documents with malicious macros in order […]

Coming Soon – MAX/MspManagedNetwork RM Release Dashboard v5.51, Agent v9.7.2 GA

Coming Soon – MAX RM Release Dashboard v5.51, Agent v9.7.2 GA Posted on October 28, 2014 by brianmackie Dear Customers, We’re pleased to share provisional release details in advance of the next MAX/MspManagedNetwork release, Dashboard v5.51, in which Agent v9.7.2 is to replace Agent v9.6.1 as the production agent and become available for auto-update. In […]

Addition of SMTP Journaling to MAX/MspMailFilter MailArchive

We are pleased to announce a key new feature of the archive service — SMTP journaling. The SMTP journaling will allow existing and new customers a greatly simplified method of adding messages to the archive. With the new SMTP journaling, the MAX/MspMailFilter MailArchive service automatically provides a dedicated archive email address for each domain. (The […]

The control panel for MAX Mail/ MspMailFilter is back online

Posted : October 24, 2014 at 15:45 pm Categories : service updates 3:45 PM Pacific — The control panel for MAX Mail /MspMailFilter is back online. The issue was due to a hardware problem with the front-end cluster. The good news is that in resolving the issue, our engineering team was able to do some […]

Issue with MAX Mail /MspMailfilter Control Panel

Posted : October 24, 2014 at 15:17 pm Categories : service updates 15:17pm Pacific — We have detected an issue with the MAX Mail/MspMailfilter control panel, which is currently unreachable. Message processing is unaffected. We will post an update here shortly.

MAX Mail/MspMailFilter service updates

Dear Customers, During the evening of Friday, October 24, starting at about 9:00 PM Pacific (Saturday, October 25 at 5:00 AM GMT), we will be performing maintenance on some of the servers used for the MAX Mail control panel. As a result, the MAX Mail control panel will be offline for approximately 30 to 60 […]

Hackers Ran Loose Inside JPMorgan Chase For 2 Months Before Getting Caught

By Gerry Smith/Huff Business It’s as if a robber were to break into a bank today and stay there until Christmas before someone noticed. That’s how long hackers had access to JPMorgan Chase’s computer system, The New York Times reported this week. If two months seems like an eternity for cyberthieves to wander through the […]

1:05 AM Pacific — The control panel for MspMailFilter Mail is back online.

October 23, 2014 at 9:10 am — The control panel for MAX Mail (MspMailFilter) is back online. We apologize for any inconvenience. Mail flow was not impacted by the issue.