Vince Lau, Author at Security Boulevard
Is SFTP GDPR Compliant? [How to Make SFTP GDPR Compliant]

Is SFTP GDPR Compliant? [How to Make SFTP GDPR Compliant]

Need your SFTP protocol to be GDPR compliant? Here are the GDPR requirements your company will need to prove compliance. Is SFTP GDPR Compliant? No, SFTP by itself is not GDPR compliant. Making SFTP compliant requires additional protocols, tests, applications for compliance and other security measures to protect personal data ... Read More
GDPR Compliance & Email Marketing

GDPR Compliance & Email Marketing [Opt-In, Consent & More]

GDPR requires marketing emails to get consent. How do you do that? We’ll cover how to obtain consent and how to keep your emails GDPR compliant. Are emails GDPR compliant? The answer is usually no. Emails by their nature contain personal information which subjects them to GDPR compliance. To be ... Read More
[HIPAA Compliant Cloud Storage] Secure & Private Storage

[HIPAA Compliant Cloud Storage] Secure & Private Storage

Which HIPAA compliant cloud storage provider is best? We’ll explore the top options, features, and pricing to help you choose the best one. Is Google Drive HIPAA compliant? No, Google Drive is not HIPAA compliant in its default form. An organization needs to sign a business associate agreement with Google ... Read More
Send HIPAA Compliant Email

Send HIPAA Compliant Email [Guide to Providers & Solutions]

How do you send HIPAA compliant emails? Assuming all emails are compliant can be costly; read on to learn about what compliant emails are and how to send them. What is HIPAA Compliant Email? How Can I Make My Current Email Provider Compliant? Who Are HIPAA-Compliant Email Vendors? Is Gmail ... Read More
HIPAA Encryption: Requirements, Best Practices & Software

HIPAA Encryption: Requirements, Best Practices & Software

Wondering if HIPAA requires encryption? We are going to cover when encryption is required, what type is best and software to maintain compliance. Does HIPAA require encryption? Yes, HIPAA requires encryption of protected health information (PHI) and electronic PHI (ePHI) of patients when the data is at rest, meaning the ... Read More
What is Managed File Transfer & Why Does It Beat SFTP

What is Managed File Transfer & Why Does It Beat FTP?

With the FBI wary of FTP, managed file transfer has become the new file transfer solution. Let us help you understand MFT, its benefits and best practices. What is MFT? Managed file transfer (MFT) is software that securely manages both internal and external data transfers. Compared to FTP, MFT includes ... Read More