We are excited to share that we are set to begin a new chapter with Dropbox, Inc. Dropbox is acquiring our IP technology to embed natively into the Dropbox product, bringing end-to-end, zero-knowledge encryption to millions of business customers around the world. Check out our blog to find out more!

Boxcryptor Blog

Security – Cloud – Updates

All About Privacy and Data Protection

To protect data is our main concern and the mission of our company. Here, we want to share updates and our knowledge about that topic as well as tips and information about the new GDPR.

Boxcryptor for external storage

Boxcryptor and External Data Storage Devices — Is That Possible?

With Boxcryptor you can also encrypt data on external data storage devices such as external hard drives, SD cards, or USB sticks. In this step-by-step guide, we show you how to do it.

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Step by Step: Encrypt Files With Boxcryptor in Microsoft Teams

We show step-by-step how organizations add the Boxcryptor app to Microsoft Teams, what is required to use Boxcryptor in Microsoft Teams, and how to encrypt files end-to-end in Microsoft Teams.

EU Cryptor Wars

Strategic autonomy in danger: European Tech companies warn of lowering data protection levels in the EU

Joint statement from Boxcryptor, Cryptomator, Mailbox.org, Mail.de, Mailfence, Praxonomy, Tresorit, and Tutanota.

EU Cryptor Wars

End-to-End Encryption With Backdoor – These Are The EU's Plans

End-to-end encryption with a backdoor? Cryptologist Christian Olbrich explains what to make of the EU Commission's proposals from a technical point of view.


FINRA, SOX, FIPS — Compliance and Data Protection for the US Financial Industry

Learn how Boxcryptor enables FINRA-compliant cloud storage.

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Comparing 11 Search Engines: Which One Is the Best?

Especially for the sake of data protection it is worthwhile to check some alternative search engines apart from Google.

Cloud Storage “Made in Germany”

Business and Enterprise Cloud Storage “Made in Germany”

This article provides an overview of seven German cloud providers for business use as an alternative to US providers. The factors of storage capacities, prices, and security are discussed.

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Data Protection in Schools: Digitization, Microsoft Teams, Encryption, and More

In this blog post, we take a closer look at data protection in schools and the use of cloud services, especially Microsoft Teams. We also provide information on the opportunity of using encryption to protect personal data.