Our friend and consultant, Mike Semel, recently introduced us to the “HIPAA Wall of Shame”: an HHS.gov database of breaches affecting 500 or more individuals. From the site:
“As required by section 13402(e)(4) of the HITECH Act, the Secretary must post a list of breaches of unsecured protected health information affecting 500 or . . . → Continue reading Ouch! The HIPAA Wall of Shame
Today, we announced the partnership between eFolder and Acronis. You can read the full press release here:
eFolder Partners with Acronis; Announces General Availability of eFolder BDR for Acronis
What’s in it for you?
eFolder BDR for Acronis is an end-to-end disaster recovery solution that pairs the most advanced backup software offered by . . . → Continue reading eFolder BDR for Acronis: What’s in it for you?
The online community was recently taken by surprise at the announcement of an OpenSSL vulnerability, now popularly referred to as Heartbleed. This was a major blow to secure online communications, since approximately two thirds of companies on the internet use OpenSSL. You can learn more about the exploit by . . . → Continue reading OpenSSL Heartbleed Update from eFolder
The online community was recently taken by surprise at the announcement of an OpenSSL vulnerability, now popularly referred to as Heartbleed. This was a major blow to secure online communications, since approximately two thirds of companies on the internet use OpenSSL. You can learn more about the exploit by . . . → Continue reading OpenSSL Heartbleed Update from Anchor
Today, April 4th at 5:00pm PST
Anchor’s version 1.8 is being pushed to all private cloud (self-hosted) customers today at 5:00pm Pacific. Servers will update automatically and will subsequently push the update to all connected clients. No interaction is needed on behalf of our partners.
You can read the full release notes here: http://www2.efolder.net/e/5852/entries-46298213-Anchor-v1-8/w56nl/829328357
This update . . . → Continue reading Service Update: Anchor 1.8 Private Cloud
Consumer-grade file sync solutions (referred to as CGFS solutions), such as Dropbox, pose many challenges to businesses that care about control and visibility over company data. Below are seven of the biggest risks that these solutions pose in a business environment.
1. Data theft
Most of the problems with CGFS solutions emanate from . . . → Continue reading Seven security risks from consumer-grade file sync services
Besides a host of awesome features, here are five things that make Anchor different better than other business-class cloud file sync solutions:
Anchor is designed from the ground up for MSPs and VARs. Anchor supports true multi-tenant management and monitoring, enabling partners to cost-effectively deploy and support the service across a large client . . . → Continue reading How is Anchor different than other business-class cloud file sync solutions?
“Remote wipe” is a feature included in eFolder’s file sync and share platform, Anchor. The remote wipe feature allows managed service providers (MSPs) or administrators to revoke access and delete synced files and folders from a user’s local machine(s) and mobile devices.
Why perform a remote wipe?
In most cases, remote . . . → Continue reading What is a remote wipe?
This Tuesday, HIPAA compliance expert Mike Semel answered the most pressing compliance questions from MSPs and VARs. Mike described HIPAA, its relevance to partners, and implications of HIPAA compliance. Mike also answered ten frequently asked questions by MSPs and VARs.
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With new . . . → Continue reading 10 HIPAA FAQs from MSPs and VARs
While seeking an alternative to Zenith BDRs, Proactive Networks brought in a mix of vendors to see which BDR appliances best fit their needs. Instead, they dug a hole: 45 legacy BDRs from 4 different BDR vendors.
These legacy BDRs turned into a big problem for Proactive Networks. . . . → Continue reading Getting Clients to Upgrade Legacy BDRs