If your current encryption key manager just isn't cutting it, it might be time to move on. Make sure to migrate key managers smoothly with this helpful guide.
Using an encryption key manager is a powerful tool for managing your credentials, but you're also you're holding the security of your entire company in your hands. When upgrading to a new one, whether that is because the old one wasn't performing or just wasn't what you needed, you need to ensure that the migration process runs smoothly. The security of your company's data is at stake.
The team at Lockr recently launched a new version to our WordPress and Drupal integrations which continues to push the envelope of key management within the CMS world. This update is part of a large overhaul which started in the fall of ‘16 including both serverside and clientside updates.
The results? Lockr is now easier to use, easier to deploy, and more secure.
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.
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.
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.
Encryption, of course depends upon encryption keys. The growing complexity and demands of our web environments is forcing us to find better ways to manage these keys. Let us look at the top three reasons why modern websites need secure key management.