Dropbox has quickly spread across the business community as an easy way to share files. As of November 2012, Dropbox™ claimes over 100 million users. The business problem this creates is the lack of security and reliability for sensitive company information.
On Tuesday, August 21st 2012 Dropbox™ users were unable to access their files for up to nine hours.
Dropbox™ Users Experiencing Slowness and Inaccessible Files , Bill Gallagher TechCrunch
User information secure?
In July of 2012 Dropbox™ was subjected to a spam attack that stemmed from a theft of an employee password that gave the thief access to many Dropbox™ users accounts and passwords. In fact, many user accounts were logged in to and data files were accessed.
Dropbox™ Links Spam Attack to Employee Account Breach, Chloe Albanesius PC Mag
The above are just a few of many examples of Dropbox™ and the checkered history with Security incidents.
With the growing concern of uncontrolled and unsecure corporate file sharing, Vigilant Technologies prepares the release of Vigilant Vault™ next month. Vigilant Vault™ will provide a business class service to easily and securely manage corporate file sharing. Vigilant Vault™ will provide your organization granular control of the “who, how, and when”. Vigilant Vault™ will exceed industry standards with professional-grade security. Benefits include:
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