TITLE

Hotmail hack shows risks of Web e-mail

AUTHOR(S)
Marsan, Carolyn Duffy
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Network World;09/06/99, Vol. 16 Issue 36, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on corporate policies in the United States designed to prevent exposure to electronic mail security breaches. Blocking of end users from forwarding messages to World Wide Web-based e-mail services; Filtration of e-mail messages headed to Web-based e-mail services; Hackers' exploitation of a design flaw in the Microsoft's Hotmail e-mail service; Popularity of Hotmail among executives. INSET: Tips for blocking Web-based e-mail..
ACCESSION #
2455870

 

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