In many industries including higher education, file encryption is critical to the preservation of data stored on servers and removable media…but what happens when you move that data to the cloud or another file-sharing service?
In an article written by Karen Scarfone, principal consultant for Scarfone Cybersecurity, Karen discusses the challenges that arise with security and cloud based file storage. She provides some valuable tips for identifying and addressing issues surrounding encryption of cloud-based files and protecting sensitive data. Tips include:
- Retaining control of encryption keys
- Providing a file encryption solution for all users
- Enabling secure collaboration for all users
To gain insight on Karen’s tips and suggestions, read the whole article here.