Category: Security



Landing on a Secure File Sharing Solution

December 20, 2017

Back in October, I wrote about Shadow IT and how some users are turning to popular file sharing applications like Dropbox, OneDrive, and Google Drive to get their work done without the friction. One point I made in that post was that “if an …



Non-IT File Sharing and HIPAA Implications

December 6, 2017

When I first considered writing this post about possible HIPAA violations, I could clearly imagine how non-IT compliant file sharing could cause issues with HIPAA compliance. It wasn’t until I really started digging into it that a whole world of real-life examples opened up …


Networks Security Systems

The Business Challenges We See Today

November 28, 2017

Over the next few weeks, I will be releasing a series of articles covering the value of data analytics and insight, focusing on five of the key business drivers that I have seen within the industry. With the IT landscape constantly changing, let’s look …


Database Security

How We Encrypt Data in MySQL With Go

July 31, 2017

A SaaS product needs to use security measures you might not ordinarily use in an on-premises solution. In particular, it’s important for all sensitive data to be secured. Encryption plays an important role in information security. We encrypt data in-flight and at-rest, so your …


Is Threat Intelligence For Me?

March 2, 2016

“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” –Stephen Hawking Search for the term “threat intelligence” and you’ll get 12.3 million hits. Not all of them are relevant to cyber, but still a lot of these hits apply, and you can see why at …


All Data is Not Created Equal

January 13, 2016

“Horizontal expansion loses the depth, though excessive depth that only provokes darkness is futile. Therefore a balance between depth and vastness is essential in learning” ― Privavrat Thareia This year, consider spending more time protecting the vast bytes that make up your corporate data. As …