Google and Yahoo have announced that they will be implementing a more stringent security protocol to combat spam in their email services.
The two companies, will be enforcing a strict DMARC policy to do so.
DMARC is short for Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance. Before we get into what it does, let’s take a brief look at what the issues plaguing Gmail and Yahoo Mail are.
Email spoofing is one of the biggest threats that hampers users today. It is a spam technique used by hackers, where the email address used to send the email, is technically forged to resemble that of a legitimate sender. This leads the unaware user to [...]