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Auckland man fined 12k for abusive spam emails
The man was found to have sent 2,230 commercial electronic messages following an online argument. The emails were mainly abusive in nature.
Are New Zealand work emails too relaxed?
"I was shocked when a potential supervising professor in New Zealand asked me to address her by her first name."
Slingshot launches data only plans for online messaging
Slingshot says many mobile phone users only use the call function when they need to get hold of people urgently, and that a growing number of their users prefer to communicate via messaging apps such as Facebook, email and Whatsapp.
Google offers 'helpful assistant' with new Calendar upgrade
Google has launched a brand new calendar app, considered the biggest makeover since its launch.
Google announces Inbox: is the future of email finally here?
Email started as a way to send digital notes around the office. Fast forward 30 years and you can contact virtually anyone in the world with just the phone in your pocket.
VeilMail: No leaks. No trail. No fail?
Turner Technologies has vowed to provide "military strength" security protection across company communications, by introducing VeilMail to the market.
What's the top cause for data restoration requests...?
Why do these people need their email and documents back?
Kiwi enterprises take note... Top 12 email spam tips to share with staff
Unsolicited email or spam may be a mere nuisance for most emails users, but for a system administrator spam is a headache and a major security threat.
Govt warns Kiwis over "most sophisticated" IRD email scam...
"Opening the email risks making your email address and other personal tax information available to scammers who will target you further."
Crash, Spam, Wallop! NZ firm smacked with record $120k fine
An Auckland marketing firm has been stung with a record $120,000 fine, after inundating Kiwis with over half a million spam messages.
Top Valentine’s Day security threats...
Valentine’s Day is here, and with it comes a lot of last minute online shopping deals.
How to secure your Yahoo Xtra email account…
Fresh from updating users on new Yahoo Xtra email security measures, Telco offers Kiwis advice on how to combat any further breaches.
IRD under 'most sophisticated NZ attack'
The Inland Revenue Department is suffering from one of the most sophisticated attacks New Zealand has ever seen, as scammers use fake websites to steal personal information from unsuspecting Kiwis.
Telecom updates users on new Yahoo Xtra email security measures
Telco contacts select Xtra email users, as together with service provider Yahoo it applies the latest in a programme of security enhancements to the Xtra email platform.
Spammers use Paul Walker's death to spread malware
It was only a few months ago that Paul Walker that left us in a fiery car accident. These days it is common for spammers and malware writers to use a celebrity’s death to spread malware.
More details emerge of NZ developed confidential eMail solution…
Rumours of a new private secure eMail solution, set to market across New Zealand, gathered pace this week, with more details emerging of the offering.
Web self-service preference rises among ANZ channel
Businesses in Australia and New Zealand are using a total of 19 channels to support customer service; the top three of which are...
Yahoo email under new wave of security attacks...
Yahoo has warned that its email service is under a new wave of security attacks, urging users to display extreme caution when checking messages.
Dell: Data loss fear keeps cloud email migration low
"Email is still the lifeblood of communication within an organisation, which means you simply can’t afford downtime or data loss during a migration."
Telecom advises Kiwi caution following possible Yahoo Xtra security threat...
Telecom has warned Kiwis that Yahoo is experiencing an email security threat, which the telco has reason to believe may have compromised some Yahoo Xtra email customers' accounts.
Six ways to make your inbox better this year...
Email is often seen as an aging rock star struggling for relevance in an age of fresh-faced pop sensations like social networking.
Rumours swirl of imminent Kiwi secure eMail solution…
Information trickling out of Auckland suggests a new private secure eMail solution is set to market across New Zealand in the New Year.
Yahoo Xtra email breach - The one that got away…
As one of the biggest global providers of email, Yahoo is at the frontline of this battle - they alone block more than 600 billion spam messages a month.
Email hackers raid Auckland's North Shore businesses
Police claim "significant sums of money" have been stolen from businesses across the North Shore during the past few months, at the hands of hackers.