Unpicking the Investigatory Powers Leak

Neil Cook, Chief Security Architect, Open-Xchange At first I was very concerned at the reports on the recently leaked UK Investigatory Powers (Technical Capability) Regulations 2017 paper. Many commentators seem to think that this means that UK telcos will not be...

Dispatch from RSA

By Neil Cook, Chief Security Architect Open-Xchange I attended the RSA Conference in San Francisco last week, a yearly gathering of cybersecurity professionals and security vendors. I attended my first conference as an OX representative last year, and it’s been...

Dispatch from M3AAWG 38th General Meeting, Paris

By Neil Cook, Chief Security Architect Open-Xchange This week I’ve been attending the beautiful city of Paris for the M3AAWG Conference, which is a gathering of industry experts to combat the problems of abuse in messaging, mobile and malware. I’ve been attending...

Tackling Password Brute-Forcing and Authentication Abuse

By Neil Cook, Chief Security Architect, Open-Xchange Since joining Open-Xchange last year, one of the security products that I’ve been closest to has been a project that started as a collaboration between our colleagues at PowerDNS and Dovecot, which tackles the...