CollaboristaBlog Roundup

CollaboristaBlog Roundup October 17

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Welcome to your weekly guide on the most interesting data sharing, security, and privacy news and events. This week features Dropbox, recent hacks and security best practices.

The “Drop” in Dropbox Is Real

The “Drop” in Dropbox Is Real

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Dropbox lived up to its name — “dropping” and accidentally deleting some user files. Apparently, a malfunction in Dropbox Selective Sync feature was the culprit, says CNET.

Don’t Mix Apple and Enterprises

Don’t Mix Apple and Enterprises

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Apple entering the file sync and share market with iCloud Drive is a boon for consumers and a headache for CSOs. What's the implication for enterprise IT?

The Wall Street Journal Debates File Sharing

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In an article in today’s The Wall Street Journal, vice president and principal analyst of Forrester Research Ted Schadler argues for the use of file-sharing services with appropriate precautions, stating “there is a safe and reasonable approach for every company to choosing a file sync/share service.”