Gmail Virus scanning and more



I saw a link yesterday about Gmail adding virus scanning to their featureset. It’s very good to see, they have very good junk filtering at this point and had a blanket policy that .exe’s were banned (which would stop a good percentage of the bugs.) Anyway, it’s good to see this is added. (I wouldn’t mind if there were a config switch to opt out, to help send samples to virustotal or wherever, but there are other ways to do that so it’s not a big deal and probably better that it’s not optionally disabled.) Article (brief) here.


In addition, the sunbeltblog has a tip to make gmail more secure… use https:// instead of http:// in the address. Good point/nice, simple and effective. They received the link from here.

Related Posts

Blog Traffic Exchange Related Posts
  • Adsense Firefox referrals available for those outside the US For those of you using adsense for your sites outside of the U.S. I've just read that adsense firefox referrals are now available internationally. This is coming from the official Google adsense blog. The referral program was opened up in the last month offering site/content owners to add referral links......
  • Scansafe tries to make web browsing safer... Scansafe is launching a new free product called scandoo which aims to tag search results with Green yellow and blow widgets so you know which sites are safe (green), dangerous (red) or uncertain (Yellow). ZDnet had news of the scandoo service which is not the first attempt at making the......
  • Bad malware storms brewing ADTMAG.com has an interesting article talking of the convergance of spyware and more sophisticated phishing attacks. They talk about the convergance of viruses and spam engines that happened in 2003 as a real shift in the dynamic of WHERE junk mail was coming from. Today botnets account for about 90%......
Blog Traffic Exchange Related Websites
  • Start Up Online Business - Building Your Web Site Your website is live but it has nothing available to visit. Now its time to build your web site from scratch. From now-onwards, the real business/work starts. The success of your online business purely depends on how well you are working in this phase. Lets not discuss more stories. I......
  • The Most Effective Strategies To Make Use Of When Setting Up Links Traffic generation to your site from the search engines can be divided in to two sections. These portions are usually on-page search engine optimization as well as off-page search engine optimization. Although both of these areas of SEO are very important, in this article we will be focusing more on......
  • Get Far More Site Visitors To Your Web Site We all know that site visitors will be the most important thing for a profitable Web enterprise company. You'll find lots of dependable approaches to jumpstart your traffic flows, though most of them would price some money. In this write-up I'd like to tell you about my favorite internet promotion......
www.pdf24.org    Send article as PDF   

Similar Posts


See what happened this day in history from either BBC Wikipedia
Search:
Keywords:
Amazon Logo

Comments are closed.


Switch to our mobile site