Securing Your Work Files Before You Share Them Over The Internet

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Jul 18, 2013 05:24 am PST

While you are at the office it is probably easy to share the files that you work on with your fellow employees.

And these days that is something that most people who work in an office have to do. They have to get used to the corporate network and how it works so that they can pass files to one another. It allows the office to be more efficient and it also allows a greater level of collaboration. But what do you do when you are not in the office and you are on a public network? How do you share the files safely at point? Well there are a few ways that you can go about it and that is what we are going to talk about in this article. There are going to be times when you need to share a work file safely when you are out in the public so we are going to show you how.

It is a good thing that you are looking at this paper and trying to learn how to share the files safely. Most people do not even get that far. They do not think about the security implications that could arise from sharing sensitive documents in this manner. All they do is click send in their email account and off the file goes. While this will work without incident 95% of the time, it is that other 5% of the time that you have to worry about. It is then when the bad guys will be able to get their hands on sensitive information from your company.