Data Security & Fraud Prevention Roundup
Our Data Security & Fraud Prevention Roundup contain links to the best data security and fraud prevention-related articles, blog posts, news releases, interviews, and anything else that we found interesting from around the web over the course of the last few weeks and our thoughts on them.
#1: Adopting Enterprise Storage: What You Need to Know by Jimmy Winskowski, Business 2 Community (February 26, 2015)
What are your business’ options for enterprise data storage? This article compares cloud vs on-premise storage, SSD vs HDD, network protocols, and more through a visually appealing infographic. Personally, we’re fans of the SAS9000, available both on-premise or through the VirtuCrypt cloud.
#2: 3 lessons privacy and security teams can learn from each other by Rick Kam, Government Health IT (March 3, 2015)
What do Reese’s peanut butter cups have to do with data security? Let Rick Kam tell you in this article that discusses how to avoid data siloes by utilizing the best technologies and practices from both the IT industry and the privacy profession.
#3: Data Security is a ‘Lifecycle’ Commitment by Scott Gnau, Forbes (March 3, 2015)
Data security plans can quickly become complex and unwieldy, with companies losing focus of the big picture as they seek to secure every endpoint. Scott Gnau goes back to the basics and talks about high-level approaches to ensure your system is strong and secure throughout its lifecycle.
#4: How Cloud is Being Used in the Financial Sector: Survey Report by Cloud Security Alliance (March 2015)
The Cloud Security Alliance recently conducted a study within the financial sector in order to determine if and how cloud services are being used. The CSA stated, “The objective of this study is to understand the needs for adopting secure cloud services in the financial industry by enabling the adoption of best practices.” Topics covered within this survey include any concerns regarding the cloud, the security requirements for the cloud, and security strategies for your data. For more information on secure cloud services and offerings, check out the VirtuCrypt Hardened Enterprise Cloud Service.
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