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Updating Content on USB Flash Drives After Distribution

written by Simon CD/DVD is still one of the most popular mediums for content distribution because it is cheap, convenient to produce and easy to handle and deliver for content producers. In comparison to streaming and download services, a CD/DVD does not require an...

File Activity Monitoring in a File Server

written by Simon In many businesses, a great deal of confidential information is stored in a file server or a Network Attached Storage(NAS) and shared by employees, contractors, consultants, and business associates. Although we easily share files in shared folders to...

Why we need to use USB copy protection

written by Simon There are three ways to distribute content that has copyright or intellectual property: CD/DVD distribution, USB flash drive distribution, and downloading or streaming through the network. CD/DVD has been the most popular content distribution media so...

Security Levels of USB Copy Protection Solutions and Their Use

written by Simon USB copy protection solutions prevent users from unauthorized distribution of content stored on a USB flash drive. However, it is not hard to find unauthorized distributed multimedia files via the internet, despite having been originally made using...

Two Ways of USB Copy Protection for Office Files

written by Simon Traditionally, "copy protection" has been used to describe a technology to keep copyright of an audio/video file or software program from unauthorized copying when distributing it to mass customers. The media for distribution has mostly been a CD/DVD,...

Ways to Prevent HIPAA Data Breach by Insiders

written by Simon The most frequent cause for health data breach accidents is an insider. About half of these accidents are a result of error by insiders while the other half are a result of wrongdoing. Obviously, we should prevent accidents by both causes. (Read:...

Insiders: the Most Frequent Reason for HIPAA Data Breach

written by Simon Ponemon Institute and IBM reported that the average total cost of a data breach is $4M in their study, “2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis,” which researched 383 companies in 12 countries, including the U.S. However, the average total...

[Secure USB Series ④] USB Drive Central Management Solution

written by Simon Central management of USB drives within companies is becoming a big issue of interest. As long as companies use USB drives, they need to be carefully managed in order to prevent information leaks in the enterprise. The USB drives should be managed so...

[Secure USB Series ③] Types of Copy-protected USB Drives

written by Simon Copy-protected USB drives are used to prevent copying of data stored in the USB drive, even if it is accessible. It is divided into two categories depending on the purpose of use: content copy protection and business file copy protection. Content...

[Secure USB Series ②] Types of Encrypted USB Flash Drives

written by Simon Encrypted USB drives are categorized according to the way that they protect the information, by the software method, which uses an encryption software, and the hardware method, which embeds an encryption chip. Both methods encrypt the USB drive and...

[Secure USB Series ①] Different Types of Secure USB Flash Drives

written by Simon A Universal Serial Bus flash drive USB drive is a portable flash memory with an integrated USB interface, that is recognized as a disk when connected to a computer. The USB is one of the standard buses, pathways used to send and receive data between...

3 Ways to Prevent a Virus Infection in an Industrial System

written by Simon Information security on an industrial system is more important than that on a PC. If an industrial computer for manufacturing automation stops due to a virus infection, it could shut the whole factory down. Therefore, an industrial computer should...

4 Actions to Prevent Ransomware Using a File Server in SMBs

written by Simon Small and medium businesses (SMBs) cannot be exempt from ransomware attacks. However, they cannot afford to follow the general recommendations to prevent ransomware attack due to lack of budget and human resources. While big enterprises have their own...