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Data Encryption

Data Encryption

Protecting your data and your budget

Through our silver partnership with ESET, we’re able to give you access to a suite of data encryption tools. Designed to protect you and your business against unexpected events such as the loss or theft of a USB stick or laptop or damage to a computer. In addition to allowing secure collaboration and data sharing amongst colleagues and workgroups, internally and externally.

The ESET Endpoint Encryption service provided through Smart Computers meets your data security compliance obligations with minimal disruption. Giving you full control, wherever your users are.

 

What is encryption and why is it important?

Encryption is the process of changing information in such a way as to make it unreadable by anyone except those possessing special knowledge (usually referred to as a “key”). The key allows the user to change information back to its original, readable form.

Encryption is important because it allows you to securely protect data that you don’t want anyone else to have access to. Businesses use it to protect corporate secrets, governments use it to secure classified information, and many individuals use it to protect personal information to guard against things like identity theft.

 

ESET Endpoint Encryption features include:

Full disk encryption

 

A stolen or lost laptop can pose a serious threat to network security. By using full-disk encryption, missing computers cannot be used to access the corporate network. Any login information remains encrypted and secure when the system is off. Full-disk encryption is a transparent, background operation requiring no user input beyond system boot-time. With no noticeable impact on system speed, data is automatically encrypted and decrypted on-the-go with zero impact on productivity and without the need for training.
Removable media encryption USB memory sticks pose a unique problem. Most are personal property that contain personal data yet have found their way into daily use in just about every organisation. ESET Endpoint Encryption provides an on-device application which runs straight from the USB stick, needs no install and, with the right password allows the user to edit, read and write encrypted documents on any PC. Fully transparent and password-free at work, password-protected at home or off-site.
File & folder encryption ESET Endpoint encrypted folders give everyone the ability to work directly with encrypted data. To add more security, encrypted folders can be hidden when the user logs-out. With the click of a few buttons, you can move any selected file to an encrypted folder. All files moved to this folder are encrypted immediately. Easy.
Email encryption There are many times when we’d like to be sure that a confidential email message stays that way, or you may receive an important email, which you’d like to put somewhere private. The simple answer to these problems is to encrypt confidential email. ESET Endpoint Encryption allows you to automate this process or encrypt an email & attachments with a password.
Secure file deletion The ESET Endpoint Encryption Shredder allows secure deletion of any file on the PC that you wish to shred. Easily.
Benefits of purchasing data encryption through Smart Computers:
  • You’ll receive unbiased, tailored advice and guidance on the encryption that best suits the needs of your business
  • You have the freedom to easily add, change or upgrade at any time. Just let us know and we’ll do the leg work for you
  • Flexibility. If your circumstances or needs change, pick up the phone to us and we can change the level of protection for you

 

Stay ahead of the game, and meet your data security compliance obligations…

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