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SpringShell Vulnerability

A new vulnerability has been identified in one of the frameworks being used for Java applications called Spring4Shell. This vulnerability can potentially perform a Remote Code Execution (RCE) on a system using Java Spring Framework. Impact on Campaignmaster At Campaign Master (UK) Ltd, we can confirm that none of our products are using this framework and […]

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Using Purchased Data

In the email marketing industry, there’s a lot of conversation about using purchased data and whether or not this practice should be allowed. The good news is that with CMAdvantage, you’re not restricted to only being able to upload organic data, we allow purchased data too. You might be thinking, why do you allow purchased […]

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Log4j Vulnerability

Impact on Campaign Master (UK) Ltd As we complete our investigations into the Log4j vulnerabilities, we can confirm again that Campaign Master (UK) Ltd. were not effected as none of our products use this library, hence there was no impact on our services and therefore any of our customers. In the meantime if you have […]

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What Is Apple’s Hide My Email Service?

You might have heard about Apple’s Mail Privacy Protection (MPP) which raised a lot of discussions within the email marketing sector. Alongside MPP, Apple has also introduced a service called Hide My Email (HME) in their iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 updates which were released on the 20th of September 2021. Hide My Email allows […]

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What the Apple iOS Changes Mean for Email

Earlier this year, Apple announced it’s Mail Privacy Protection for their Mail app on iOS 15, iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey devices. The latest version of the mobile operating system and its iPad equivalent iOS15.5, is currently rolling out worldwide. According to Apple “Protection stops senders from using invisible pixels to collect information about the […]

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What is Blacklisting?

Blacklisting Blacklisting can be one of the most common reasons behind deliverability issues and by extension, poor open rates. In many ways’ blacklists are a very important component of the email ecosystem; they keep track of spammers and stop them from sending unsolicited emails to users across the web. However, sometimes legitimate marketers can end […]

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TLS (Transport Layer Security) in Email

An email is a communication that is sent from one server (email clients) to another (receiving email servers). Whilst an email is in transit from one server to another, it becomes vulnerable as it is open for unknown parties to eavesdrop on. TLS or Transport Layer Security helps stop this from happening by encrypting the […]

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday

Black Friday this year falls on the 27th of November and Cyber Monday on the 30th of November. Cyber Monday strictly applies to online shopping, while Black Friday deals can be found both on the high street and online. In these unprecedented times, the demand for online shopping has understandably increased significantly and become the […]

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EU-US Privacy Shield Ruled Invalid by the Court of Justice of the European Union

Most organisations rely on data transfer agreements known as Standard Contractual Clauses (SCC) to transfer personal data to countries outside of the EEA (European Economic Area). European data protection law says data can only be transferred out of the EU, to the United States or elsewhere, if appropriate safeguards are in place. One such safeguard […]

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