Data security

Leveraging VirusTotal for Security Context

Ever since we added file fingerprinting in version 2.2 of the DataGravity Discovery Series I’ve been thinking of ways to help our customers gain immediate security value from the generated file hashes. The first thought …

Is your unstructured data hiding insights, risks?

Our president and co-founder, John Joseph, recently caught up with a DataGravity customer who works in litigation support services, managing digital content for some big-name organizations. He heard how litigation support comes with significant challenges …

Defining Cybersecurity Expertise

While a proposed U.S. Senate bill that would require boards to disclose their cybersecurity expertise has plenty of flaws, the proposal sends a clear message that government leaders are concerned about how public companies protect …

Cloudy with a chance of data loss

Our friends over at Blue Coat Systems recently released the H2 2015 Shadow Data Report highlighting research conducted by the company’s Elastica Cloud Threat Labs team. Using data from 63 million enterprise documents stored within …

How to improve healthcare data security

Every company in every industry faces the risk of a data security breach, but organizations in the healthcare field need to constantly remain on guard. From insurance firms to patient care centers, healthcare organizations collect …

3 simple ways to celebrate Data Privacy Day

While most CISOs like to think that we’re protecting our employers’ sensitive data all the time, Data Privacy Day offers an opportunity for a reality check. It’s easy to focus on putting security measures in …

Why I joined the DataGravity leadership team

I am very excited to join the DataGravity leadership team as its first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) where I’ll be responsible for defining, executing, and managing the security for the company and its employees, …