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DAM platform: what security precautions should you be taking?
As soon as a company starts collecting, storing, and distributing media resources, the issue of security arises. Your (DAM) platform must ensure that the media you index are secure to prevent loss or deterioration. DAM platform: a mark of security Piracy, data going missing, media being destroyed. These issues are all too familiar when managing your digital assets manually. But…
Online collaboration: boost efficiency with a dedicated platform
More and more organizations – in the private and public sector alike – are harnessing the power of the internet to work together. And for good reason too, as the benefits are crystal clear for employees as well as managers. This modern trend toward more communications and agility is thanks to digital transformation. In fact, an increasing number of companies…
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Add some flexibility to your electronic signature process
In May 2019, Oodrive announced it had acquired LegalBox, a workflow automation and electronic signing system specialist. The new acquisition adds another building block to the group’s range of digital trust solutions, helping you to manage the electronic signature process. So, what is an electronic signing system? And how does it benefit companies and public authorities? An electronic signing system…
PSD2 certificates: the solution for open banking with confidence
The Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) entered into force on January 13, 2018, seeking to harmonize regulations on payments within the European Union (EU). It also aims to improve and expand consumers’ choices on the retail payment market, while also introducing more stringent security standards for online payments. PSD2 focuses on three main areas. Firstly, it strengthens consumer rights, in…
Electronic signature & Bancassurance: A digital solution for workflows and contracts
Perspectives - Electronic signature & bancassurance More and more contracts are now being concluded online. And the bancassurance sector is one of the pioneers leading the way in this field. Renaud Ferran, Head of Digital Marketing at BNP Paribas Personal Finance, and Cédric Mermilliod, Senior VP of Oodrive, talk to us about this rapidly developing phenomenon. The electronic signature serves…
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Digital Europe: EU to invest €9.2 billion to meet the challenges of tomorrow
The European Parliament is aiming to develop the technological potential of the digital single market even further. Its Digital Europe program could create 4 million jobs each year and generate €415 billion for the European economy. The program is also intended to help strengthen the European Union's position to compete globally. “For too many years, Europe’s tech sector has lagged…
Connected devices: Europe introduces new cybersecurity certifications
The European Parliament, Council, and Commission reached a political agreement on legislating to improve cybersecurity on December 10, 2018. First proposed in 2017 as part of a range of measures designed to tackle cyberattacks and boost cybersecurity in the EU, the legislation establishes a framework to create European cybersecurity certificates for products, services, and processes. Connected devices are becoming increasingly…
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ePrivacy: why is there still no agreement on the new EU Directive?
The European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services has announced that a new draft of the Regulation concerning the respect for private life (ePrivacy) and the protection of personal data in electronic communications would be presented in the coming months. The aim of the new proposal is to finally reach a consensus between the Member States of the European Union…
PSD2: keeping pace with digital transformation in payment services
The Payment Services Directive (PSD2) aims to harmonize the rules on payments within the European Union (EU), while taking into account the latest advances in technology. The legislation also introduces new security requirements. With more and more users expecting to make payments instantly on their mobile devices and by contactless, the directive seeks to “boost innovation, competition, and efficiency”, according…
Cybersecurity Act: tackling the cyberthreat facing Europe more effectively
Members of the European Parliament approved the Cybersecurity Act on March 12, 2019, laying down a security certification scheme for products, processes, and services. MEPs also voted to adopt a resolution calling for EU-wide action against security threats brought about by the growth of Chinese technology in Europe. “This significant success will enable the EU to keep up with security…
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Strong authentication: why do you need two factors to protect your confidential information?
Companies these days are torn between their desire to find new technologies that facilitate communications and increase productivity, and their growing fears about security. “Cybersecurity shouldn’t interest just a few experts; it should be the whole world’s concern. That’s the challenge we face. We could easily keep this issue among ourselves, but it would be much more effective to open…
Shadow IT: is your corporate security at risk?
It can’t be stressed enough. Keep your guard up online, remembering you are dealing with sensitive data or working outside of the office. Cyberthreats are all around us, and they show no sign of slowing down. That’s why we need to take all the measures we can to protect company IT systems. But threats to a company’s security policy can…