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10 Tips for Cyber Security

10 Tips for More Cyber Security – Secure Passwords, Encryption, and More

Let me tell you a story about my cereal, my smartphone and I. Also, there are some tips about cyber security.

European General Data Protection Regulation

EU General Data Protection Regulation – How will the new customer protection laws affect companies?

On the 14th of April the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been passed. Companies will have two years to change their data protection accordingly. The regulation also affects international businesses who deal with data of European citizens.

Malware in Email Attachments - Which File Extensions are Dangerous?

Malware in Email Attachments - Which File Extensions are Dangerous?

Most computer viruses are spread via email attachments. This does not come as a surprise, since email became one of the most used means of communication. In this article we will show you how to protect yourself from malware spread over email.

Zero Days

Berlin International Film Festival and Zero-Day Exploits

At the Berlin International Film Festival 2016 Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney takes on the topic of Zero-Day exploits with a prominent example: The computer worm Stuxnet.

Red Carpet

Oscars Special - Data Security and the Cloud in Hollywood

Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful 8 won best original score at this year’s Annual Academy Awards – one could say that it is late by one year. Why? Data privacy plays a not to small role in that.

Security Online

Security Online: 5 Tips to Protect your Privacy

Today, a great part of our lives happens online, since social media and new technologies make communication and many other things more comfortable. But the more we rely on this new digital world, the more important it becomes to protect ourselves.

Boxcyptor at RSA exhibition 2016

10 Tips for your first exhibition at RSA – or any other Expo

This year, the Boxcryptor-Team exhibited at the RSA Conference for the second time. We learned a lot about successfully exhibiting at an expo. In this article we put together a list of 10 tips, so you can profit from our experiences.

Encryption? Of Course!

Encryption? Of Course!

Encryption is a topic that gains more and more meaning in our digital society. Right now it is pushed into public discourse by the battle between Apple and the FBI. It is time to ask the question: Why encrypt?