8 Tips to Protect Your Files on the Cloud

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Despite all the benefits, we can’t neglect the risks that come with storing your data on the cloud. Many cloud storage providers include various forms of data security, but there are steps that businesses can take to further increase security for their cloud files.

6 Ways to Securely Share Your Sensitive Files in 2022

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Even though breaches are happening more frequently now, it is clear that businesses are still not adequately prepared for them. It is crucial to have secure file sharing for business documents, customer information, and SaaS data. But when you need to share these valuable resources with others, how can you do so without compromising your organization’s security?

What is Doxware and How Does it Differ from Ransomware?

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Doxware takes ransomware to the next, most lucrative level. Doxware takes a different approach from ransomware in that these attackers do not intend to give your data back to you after complying with payment. Not only does an attacker hold your valuable data up for a hefty price, but they also threaten to release it to risky third-party sites.

What To Do After You Complete the Self-Assessment in the CMMC Assessors Guide

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Working as a contractor for the Department of Defense (DoD) can be a rewarding and lucrative path. However, in order to reap these rewards, you will have to first comply with the Cybersecurity Model Maturity Certification (CMMC) framework, which is overseen by the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (OUSD-A&S). […]

What Do External Collaborators (Subcontractors) Do Once the Project is Over

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*Picture this: Your IT team locks down all internal devices and networks, your employees perform top-tier data security protocols, and secure file sharing business tactics are baked into the behavior of your company. Though your day-to-day practices are up to snuff, you forget to consider a comprehensive plan for removing access for terminated employees, both […]

You Need to Protect Your CUI Files in a Manufacturing Environment. Here’s Why.

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The manufacturing industry houses endless types of companies, which inevitably means many types of data. In fact, the manufacturing industry is one of the most frequently hacked industries, second only to healthcare. In a world in which competitive advantage is everything, imagine losing out on sensitive customer information, or a design that you’ve spent millions […]

A Guide to Document Control With Multi Factor Authentication

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Traditional security is built around keeping content and data within the walls of your network. Accessing this data required walking into an office and sticking your ID card in to gain entry (or the virtual equivalent). The COVID experience has opened our eyes to the fact that users are working with content and data in […]

A Guide To Legal Data Protection for HR Teams and C-Suites [Business Operations]

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Among their many other responsibilities, the Human Resources department of any company is largely responsible for the protection of sensitive personal data. Human Resources data security has become a necessary part of any job description. Employee reviews, salary information, medical information, and internal complaints are just the beginning of the types of information that can […]