Greatest Hits from 2016

January 24, 2017 - wordpress, drupal, partners

Happy belated New Year everyone! Hoping your 2016 wrapped up safe and secure and we’re looking forward to the new adventures in 2017. Here are some of our highlights in 2016:Read more...

Why Your Organization Should Use Encryption Today

December 15, 2016 - encryption, key management, keys

Organizations of all sizes and across industries are implementing data encryption technology to protect to personal information, customer data, trade secrets, employee files, tax information credit card numbers and more. As you look to implement encryption within your organization, there are a few core understandings about the importance of encryption. But first, let's start with a few basics about encryption and why you should use encryption in your organization today.Read more...

The Importance of Key Management in Holiday Commerce

December 8, 2016 - key management

During the holiday season, business volume goes up and people look forward to time off. When temporary workers fill in, they aren't as well trained in security. Data thieves take advantage of distractions, reduced staffing, and heavy traffic to grab some "gifts" for themselves without being noticed.Read more...

The Most Common WordPress Security Threats

November 29, 2016 - wordpress, security

WordPress has a pretty good record for security considering its wide user base, but it has its risks as well. Having a security conscious mindset from the beginning, in regards to your website is necessary, as without one a site exposes it to serious dangers. Careful treatment of your website and how it is set up and maintained is critical to keep it safe. Here are some of the risks which a large number of sites face, and tips on how to avoid them. Read more...

'Tis the Season to Watch Security

November 22, 2016 - web security, key management, holidays

The holiday season is an important time for many businesses, in particular online retailers. There’s great opportunity for increased sales, increased traffic to your website and overall chaos of the season. The holidays are peak season for increased data and security risks as well as for hackers to target online retailers.Read more...

The “Key” to better key management with Drupal

November 3, 2016 - key management, keys, drupal, passwords

Content management systems (CMS) often use services that require a key or password. A CMS is used for many reasons, some include encrypting and decrypting data, accessing databases, connecting accounts using web services, etc. A site might need to send email, process payments, or import data from a private feed. Those site activities require authentication using passwords or keys.Read more...

3 Reasons Your Site Needs Secure Key Management

October 27, 2016 - key management, web security

We would not be able to have the technological convenience that we have today without encryption. Private social media, paying our bills remotely, shopping online - none of these things we take for granted could exist without a way to protect data in transit. Read more...

Website Security: 5 Ways to Secure Your Online Donations

October 13, 2016 - security, cybersecurity, e-commerce

Reposted from givewp.com One of the primary goals for your nonprofit website is to gain the confidence and trust of your donors. The best way to build that trust is to show them you take their online privacy and security seriously. Security should not be underestimated.Read more...

The Importance of Data Sovereignty

September 27, 2016 - security, EU

One of the most unifying aspects of the Internet is the fact that it has no bounds. Once published, information is available anytime and anywhere. Yet, while the Internet knows no borders or boundaries, the data it contains and the users who provide this data to service providers fall under a wide range of jurisdictions. Just because the data may be accessed or used in one country, it may be stored halfway across the world.Read more...

Small Businesses Need Key Management Too

September 15, 2016 - cybersecurity, SMB, hacking, risks

We’ve posted on the blog previously explaining the process and benefits of API key management as a security solution. But as a refresher...your data is collected, encrypted, and stored online. This data, though encrypted, is only as secure as the API keys which allow access to it. It is the case, then that, your encrypted data is only as safe as the keys which protect it.Read more...

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