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Safeguarding Your Network From Insider Threats

"The call is coming from inside the house...” This line from 1979’s When a Stranger Calls terrorized audiences by introducing the notion that the things we should be most fearful of may be in the spaces we feel most safe. This idea neatly translates neatly to the enterprise arena; security teams often are on the lookout for outside threats including malware, phishing scams, and ransomware attacks, … [Read more...]

The IT Guide to Handling BYOD Security Risks in the Workplace

Holding off from adopting a BYOD policy is an uphill battle. In the past five years alone, we’ve seen a number of significant shifts in technology and workplace culture. With these new changes come new security risks, so how do we address them? … [Read more...]

What you Need to Know About FIPS 140-2 Validation

One look at the headlines is all it takes to see why security is at the forefront of every IT team’s mind. Hacks, data theft—you name it; some of the largest corporations have succumbed to these pitfalls over the past few years, and there’s no end in sight. It's no wonder that organizations are scrambling to maintain security regulation compliance with so many threats around the corner. … [Read more...]

Measuring The Benefits of Managed File Transfer for Insurance Companies

Privacy is something that every organization needs to take seriously. When customers and clients trust an organization with their private information, that trust needs to be respected. As with healthcare, the insurance industry needs to adhere to significant regulation. … [Read more...]

How to Choose a Network Configuration Management Tool

Network teams have a lot on their plate. No one’s disputing that. Today, network admins are provided with a wide range of network management tools that can make their job just a bit easier. That said, it’s not as easy as just picking out a solution and crossing your fingers in hopes that it works for any given network environment. … [Read more...]

The Real Cost of File Transfer Software

We’re living in the age of information. In both the world of the enterprise and in our own personal lives, we expect speed first and foremost. The exchange of data between customers, employees, and partners is become a critical component of business operations. Shadow IT solutions such as email and cloud based file-sharing solutions, and even FTP server based solutions can leave businesses … [Read more...]

Why SFTP Can Fail GDPR Compliance

After spending years as a far-off date on CIO calendars, GDPR is finally here. The General Data Protection Regulation applies to all organizations that process the personal data of EU residents, even if the organization itself is based outside of the EU. The penalties for non-compliance are sure to turn some heads reaching up to $24 million USD or 4% of an organization’s worldwide annual turnover, … [Read more...]