Tech Tips

With news of recent vulnerability disclosures, account compromises, and various data breaches, security is a very hot topic in the IT world. Here at SocketLabs we are fully committed to the security and protection of our hosted email solutions, customers, and their data. As you may know, we’ve touched on some of these points and […]

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The Hurricane MTA Server (HMS), when administered by an email deliverability professional, is able to efficiently process large volumes of email messages. While the HMS is a powerful system by itself, if there is a need to scale to truly large volumes of email, one is not enough. When using two or more Hurricane MTA […]

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The Situation It’s been a bad year for passwords. LinkedIn, eHarmony, Home Depot, Last.fm, Yahoo (the list goes on and on), have all been hacked to one degree or another and had the password hashes of many tens of millions of users uploaded to various hacking forums for all to see. In a perfect world […]

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Did you know that the registration information on file for your domain could impact your ability to reach the inbox? This data can also affect your compliance with laws like CAN-SPAM and CASL. The problem is that you likely didn’t think twice about the information you provided during the registration process. You may have even […]

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Start Simple With Responsive HTML Email Design In the world of transactional and marketing email, the actual process of coding your content into HTML and CSS has been described as a black art. A large variety of differing email clients rendering your messages, each with a different level of standards (non)compliance, and the need to […]

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Holiday Email Tips The Holidays are fast approaching and SocketLabs is ready to handle your holiday email traffic. Many of our customers will have a significant increase in volume over the holidays. Now is a good time to review your account and prepare for the upcoming holiday season. Here are some suggestions: Clean Your Lists […]

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Concerns and questions about the secure and encrypted transmission of email messages have flooded the inboxes of our staff here at SocketLabs. Compromised systems, database thefts, and technology breaches across entire organizations are common place in today’s news. As a result the technology industry has seen a new focus on the security and encryption of communications across […]

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What is Bot Spam? “Bot spam” or “web crawler spam”, as it is commonly referred to, is usually the result of website form fields that are not properly secured to prevent the transmission of spam messages. Typically, the bots that cause this issue are programmed to search the internet for website form fields and insert […]

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One of the biggest challenges in delivering email messages on behalf of our customer base is that we have no control over, and no pre-send insight into, the content of the messages we process. We work diligently to provide an optimized email delivery network, but in the end the message content is one of the most significant […]

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Last week we published an article about security policy changes at Yahoo Mail that are affecting email senders. The change implemented by Yahoo was an email security protocol called DMARC. DMARC, which stands for “Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance” is a technology that aims to prevent spoofing of from addresses. The changes implemented by […]

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