Organizations in the healthcare industry should be wary about storing health information on freemium file sharing services due to HIPAA compliance issues.
About a year ago Intralinks revealed that it had uncovered a security issue with many consumer file sync and share applications. Issues continue to persist.
Mixing consumer file sync and share solutions in the enterprise doesn’t always offer the best results. So says a survey, conducted by Harris Interactive
Investment bank Morgan Stanley's Laszlo Kollar said they routinely block employee access to cloud services, like Dropbox.
Intralinks uncovered a disturbing privacy problem affecting the way many use consumer-grade, file sync and share applications.
Consumers should be careful, however, since in this case there is no way to verify the data privacy claims that vendors make.