Author: Tim Helming

Tim Helming, Director of Product Management at DomainTools, has over a decade of technology product management experience. Areas of particular focus and interest are cybersecurity software and hardware, distributed storage and computing, and DNS/Whois. He has spoken at cybersecurity, technology channel, and media events worldwide.
Product Updates

Iris Features Blooming Like Spring Flowers!

Today, we are pleased to announce the latest of a set of enhancements to DomainTools Iris: Domain Tagging . But before we go into detail about Tagging, let’s set the…

General Infosec

Redefining Critical Infrastructure for the Age of Disinformation

In an era of tighter privacy laws, it’s important to create an online environment that uses threat intelligence productively to defeat disinformation campaigns and bolster democracy. When we think of…

Can Threat Intelligence Save Democracy?
General Infosec

Can Threat Intelligence Save Democracy?

Cyber-interference with political process has reached fever pitch. The cyber-security community can help, but will legislation make it challenging for them to do so? Much has been made of the…

We Don’t Make Light of Security: Introducing Iris Dark Mode
Product Updates

We Don’t Make Light of Security: Introducing Iris Dark Mode

If you’re an infosec practitioner, you have undoubtedly used many tools that have a “dark theme,” whether by default or as a configurable option. Most command line interfaces have light…

DomainTools Research

Travel Advisory: Don’t Let These Scams Steal Your Summer Fun

The temperature is rising and we’re all getting a case of “summeritis”—leaving the office a little earlier to catch some rays, planning summer BBQs and beach days, and booking travel…

Don’t Get Reeled in By Financial Phishing Scams
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Don’t Get Reeled in By Financial Phishing Scams

It will surprise approximately no one that scammers attack anyone and everyone. They’re in it to maximize profits, of course. When it comes to potential victims that you would hope…

Product Updates

Iris Spring 2018 “Beyond Whois” Release: More Efficiency, More Pivots, More Answers

At DomainTools, we are always striving to help our customers carry out their important work faster, more efficiently, and more accurately. To that end, today we are pleased to announce…

Cybersecurity General Infosec Ponemon

How to Hire IT Security Staff in the Age of Automation

In IT security, there are two forces today that it appears no business can escape: automation and staffing shortages. Companies in every industry are adopting technologies that incorporate machine learning…

General Infosec

Bracket, Busted: Who’s the Reigning Threat Champ of March Madness?

Here’s a look at the only Final Four you need to track this month Just like in that college basketball tournament going on this month, there are a lot of…

General Infosec

Nothing is Certain but Death and Taxes…and Phishing Scams?

New Survey Reveals Over Half Of Americans Plan To File Taxes Online Despite The Increased Risk Of Phishing Scams April 15 has long been dreaded as the deadline to pay…