The European Commission confirms it has come to an agreement regarding a replacement for Safe Harbour. According to the press conference, data of European citizens will be protected in the future from “indiscriminating mass surveillance”.
You may think New Year, new luck, but against all wishes, 2016 will be a rough year for big companies, celebrities but also for people like you and me. What kind of security concern we have to face in 2016 reveals the annual report by Raytheon and Websense Security Labs.
A lot has happened in the first month of the new year. Our Boxcryptor-Blog will give you a review of new technology, dangerous security breaches, potential cybercrime and a law suit between two very influential global players, which could have a severe impact on how cloud providers operate in terms of customer data. Brendan Eich is developing a new browser, called Brave, which is supposed to revolutionize the internet. Meanwhile, millions of Linux users and Android devices are threatened by a Linux security breach.
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Von unseren deutschen Geschäftskunden werden wir immer wieder gefragt, ob sie als deutsches Unternehmen oder als deutsche Organisation ausländische Cloudspeicherdienste wie z.B. Dropbox oder Google Drive nutzen können - insbesondere wenn dort personenbezogenen Daten abgelegt werden. In diesem Artikel möchten wir einige grundlegende Fragen beantworten und unsere Einschätzung zu diesem Thema erläutern. Bitte beachten Sie auch unsere Hinweise am Ende dieses Artikels.
The idea of a online currency without regional borders and restrictions is one of the most popular visions for a modern lifestyle within the World Wide Web. Today millions of transactions are made with this kind of money each day. Famous for this use is the 2009 founded Bitcoin. It even sparked a gold rush after its release. With the software, users are able to find money simply by investing time. But after six years the atmosphere of depature is gone. Nowadays many users are depressed with what happened to their innovative new kind of currency.
Malware BlackEnergy enabled but did not not cause the blackout
On the 23rd of December, more than 700 000 Ukrainians were left in the dark after the power supply broke down. But it was not just a normal power outage: According to media reports it was caused by a hacker attack on the Ukrainian power grid.
In 2015 over 90% of businesses have experienced some kind of external threat
The Global IT Security Risks Survey executed by Kaspersky Lab reveals insights from IT professionals around the world. About 5500 professionals from 38 countries responded to the questions of the survey. Results show concerns and real threats businesses have to face nowadays.
The Data Protection Reform – New Guidelines with Compromises
After the EU just released the new Network and Information Security Directive for companies in critical sectors, they also came to an agreement on data protection which guarantees every internet user in the European Union the right on his own data. The Data Protection Reform will become applicable in 2018.
After weeks full of work, we are happy to announce that our new service is now available in an early access version. Besides Boxcryptor we invented another product which enables you to send data through the internet even safer: Whisply