Strong Technical Security Controls are necessary but not sufficient to prevent email fraud

Strong Technical Security Controls are necessary but not sufficient to prevent email fraud

Email frauds have been on the rise since the early 90’s. The first phishing attack recorded was carried out by a group of hackers that called themselves the warez community. The group created an algorithm that allowed them to generate random credit card numbers to open AOL accounts. Those accounts were then used to spam others in AOL’s community.

Since then, the explosion of the internet has not only helped connect people all over the world but has also left business and organizations open to attacks. According to Symantec’s 2018 Internet Security Threats Report, “Spear-phishing emails emerged as by far the most widely Read the rest

Mithi SkyConnect supports TLS 1.2 as per PCI security standards council mandate

As part of our effort to provide you with the most secure data store on the cloud and the highest level of security while consuming Mithi SkyConnect, our teams are focused on continually enhancing the security of our platform.

We’ve engineered Mithi SkyConnect to comply with the PCI Security Standards Council mandate that requires the deprecation of TLS versions 1.0, recommends the deprecation of TLS 1.1 and requires Internet facing services to use TLS 1.2 for encrypting the transmission channels on all protocols.

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Fix these Top 5 Cyber security threats to make the Digital Space Safer in 2018

Fix these Top 5 Cyber security threats to make the Digital Space Safer in 2018

The state of cyber security – and the writing on the wall

The 2016 Democratic National Committee email leak was a fundamental shift – a game-changer, wreaking havoc across the US political landscape, reminding people of the criticality of data stored in our inboxes and the large-scale impact of a possible breach.

For organizations, businesses, and individuals using email for high-value conversations/transactions, email security has never been so important.

Interestingly, intrinsic human curiosity remains a crippling factor. A study asked participants if they were aware of mails eliciting personal data; 78% said YES. Yet 45% clicked the mock spam message presented, while a … Read the rest

SkyConnect’s Transition to the Cloud – Simplifies Mail Service Management for you

(A slightly different variation of this article has also appeared on BW CIOWorld’s February 2017 edition.)

Mithi’s journey to the Cloud
Collaboration software development and innovation today is moving along at an intense pace. A recent research by G2 Crowd, the world’s leading business software review platform, illustrates that the boom in corporate adoption shows no sign of slowing down in the near future. It found that more than half of all the companies have already implemented team collaboration solutions of one kind or another, and 31 percent plan to adopt one in the next two years.

Mithi Software Technologies, distinguishes itself as a … Read the rest

Trend Micro Now Protects All Mithi SkyConnect Emails from Malware & Ransomware

Blog: Trend Micro Now Protects All Mithi SkyConnect Emails from Malware & Ransomware

Email remains the primary platform for enterprise communications – and also the #1 way malware enters your organization. Mithi recently partnered with award winning Trend Micro, the global leader in email security, in line with our continued commitment to offering the highest standards for email security. The tie-up especially addresses the rising menace of Phishing and Ransomware.

It adds to the multi-level security already present in SkyConnect as part of this offering. Trend Micro Email security also forms part of the ClrStream, a standalone email security service offered by Mithi for any mailing system.

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Mithi SkyConnect wins the “Best for Enterprise Collaboration Solutions – India & Most Innovative Collaboration Solution” at the Softech – Business Awards 2016.

“The Softech – Business Awards 2016 have been launched to commend leaders across a variety industry sectors; we are looking to those who are changing the field, dedicated, and fundamentally have saved the most important resource of all time.”, reads the press release published by Softech INTL.

The awards recognise those who provide an integral service, software or technology. Softech is essential to modern life. Software develops in leaps and bounds and as it does, it becomes more integrated into our day today, improving our quality of life.

Mithi SkyConnect wins the award for Best for Enterprise Collaboration Solutions – India & Most Innovative

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How does a cloud email platform guarantee mail deliverability?

Blog banner - How does a cloud email platform guarantee mail deliverability?

Its a question often asked by some of our In premise customers or prospective buyers, when they consider moving to our cloud email platform. The presence of this question indicates that they are facing mail delivery/loss issues on their current platform.

Stated simply, our cloud email platform, Mithi SkyConnect is enterprise carrier grade, maintained 24/7 using industry best practices, regularly upgraded and patched and uses the best of breed components anywhere in the world. This cannot be said, with confidence, of most in premise systems, which are mostly bare metal, do not adhere to the best practice guidelines to deploy an enterprise grade email

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Cloud Email Vs On-Premise Setup: A Step-by-step Cost Benefit Analysis

Making a choice between on-premise email solution and a cloud email solution? 

Look no further. This comprehensive document highlights the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for a business having 7,500 mailboxes (as a sample) evaluating the two popular email options.

Cloud setups by their very nature follow the Opex model of costing. On-premise setups are typically a combination of Capex and Opex costs. For on-premise setups, there is a fixed upfront cost to purchase equipment, servers, storage etc and then an ongoing Opex cost to maintain and run this setup.

To make an apple to apple comparison between a Capex intensive on premise setup

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How does Mithi SkyConnect co-exist with Microsoft Office 365 or Hosted Exchange on the same SMTP Address space (email domain)?

What is the need? :


There is a requirement to host the email infrastructure of a company across 2 different solutions, such that both the solutions share the same SMTP address space and the company can divide their mailboxes across the two solutions. This is typically done to allow a set of users to use one of the solutions for the value that it offers and allow the remaining users to derive benefit from the value delivered by the other mailing solution.

Essentially your critical requirements are not met entirely by one solution, but the benefits offered by that solution cannot be ignored either.

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Mithi wins the award for “Regional Rising Star – Technology Partner (West India)” at the AWS APN Excellence Awards 2016

[Pune, India] — [July 20, 2016]– Mithi Software Technologies, an Advanced Technology Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN), was recognized as the “Regional Rising Star– Technology Partner (West India)”at the APN Excellence Awards 2016 which took place during the AWS Partner Summit in Mumbai on June 28, 2016. The Rising Star Award is given to the most promising Technology Partner in the APN for demonstrating potential for growth and is decided based on data and by a vote of the AWS team. The award was presented by Cameron McNaught, Head of APAC Channels and Alliances at AWS, along with Amitabh

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