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Security: web giants join forces against Spam and Phishing

To combat email abuses, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and 13 other major email service providers have set up a working group. Safer authentication 16 international companies including AOL, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, PayPal and Yahoo are pooling their expertise to identify technologies to prevent spamming and phishing. Called Dmarc (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance), the aim of this group of organisations is to develop standards to improve data security. According to Global Security Mag, the working group will be looking for a solution based on the existing SPF (Sender Policy Framework) and DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) standards, i.e. DNS protocol, to publish the...

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Web: custom domain names

As from 2012, the name of a town, company, or product will be able to replace the traditional “.com”. But this ingenious marketing gimmick doesn’t come cheap… €147,500 for a “top-level” domain name Soon there will be customised URLs such as www.microsoft.microsoft or www.london.london, though these will initially be restricted to “established public or private organisations”. An undeniable marketing advantage, maybe, but not one that is suited to all budgets: the price set by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which controls the function of Internet domain names, is $185,000, plus annual handling fees of $25,000, (€130,000...

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Econocom finances and accelerates companies’ digital transformation.
With more than 10,700 employees in 19 countries and revenue of €3 billion, Econocom has all the requisite abilities to ensure the successful implementation of large-scale digital projects: consulting, sourcing and technology management & financing of digital assets, infrastructure, application and business solution services, and project financing.
Econocom has adopted European company status (Societas Europaea). The Econocom Group share has been listed on Euronext Brussels since 1986. It is part of the BEL Mid and Family Business indices.

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