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Is Your Cloud Storage Secure? It's Possible the Answer is "No"

Cloud security has been a hot topic of debate for the past few years. “Is it secure enough? What are the risks?”

With the exhaustive list of cloud service options today, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by information and just want to cover your eyes and point randomly to one.

Not all these services offer the same amount of security, privacy or access, however. For example, a 2014 report by Skyhigh Networks stated that 89% of cloud services don’t encrypt data when it’s at rest.

At Citrix ShareFile, we believe your data should be protected at all times. That’s why we utilize industry-standard (AES 256-bit) encryption protocol for your data — whether it’s in transfer or at rest.

ShareFile offers cloud storage that’s user friendly and secure.

Besides industry-standard encryption, ShareFile utilizes firewalls and virus scanners to combat potential external and internal threats. Other additional security features we offer include letting you:

Track and log all file activity in real time, so you know who downloaded which file and when. This also gives your IT department the ability to restrict a third-party editor from creating unsecured copies of files.

● Set expirations for links and data shared with mobile devices.

● Use the remote wipe tool to erase all passwords and data stored in ShareFile from any network-connected device.

● Take comfort with off-site backups, meaning your data is safe and secure in case of any disaster or unexpected system failure at your office. You’ll be able to recover data easily from our servers, so you can get your staff back up and running quickly.

The answer to all your storage needs in one secure location

We offer four levels of cloud-based service plans with storage options ranging from 100 GB in size to unlimited. Our top tier Enterprise-level plan provides you with unlimited storage and offers flexibility for storage options with ShareFile StorageZones. This feature gives your IT department a choice between storing data on premise within you own datacenter, in our secure cloud storage or in a combination of both. These options are designed to help your business meet any specific requirements for data sovereignty, compliance, performance and costs.

We could continue to talk about how secure storage options are with ShareFile, but we’d rather show you firsthand. Contact us to start your free trial today.

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