Steps for Choosing a Data Loss Prevention Solution

Data Loss Prevention software can automatically identify personal information such as credit card numbers, or intellectual property. It can prevent the attempted transfer, encrypt it, alert the network administrator, or any combination of the above. It can also prevent employees from transferring this information to unsecure consumer cloud storage such as Dropbox. Implementing DLP policies […]

Save the Data: An Author’s Guide To Backup and Recovery

I migrated to a new computer this weekend, and it is probably something that was long overdue. My tower stopped working, and while I, in an amateurish way diagnosed the problem as a failed power supply, the motherboard had actually stopped working. Not a simple or cheap fix, and with the price of parts and […]