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The Clearswift Blog covers all the latest IT Security news as it applies to you and your business.

Multi-factor Identification

Authenticating with Authority: Can Multi-Factor Authentication Provide Total Protection?

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 14:02

The need for a stronger defense against security threats is greater than ever, as the threat of data-driven crimes such as identity theft and corporate espionage grow each year. The recent data...

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RSA Conference Clearswift

See the latest Clearswift technology in action at RSA 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:34

It’s that time of year when information security professionals from organizations around the globe fly into San Francisco for one of the largest annual Security events – RSA.  The agenda...

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Enhancing cyber threat protection in Microsoft Office 365

Enhancing cyber threat protection in Microsoft Office 365

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 14:58

In our last blog, we explored the risk of receiving sensitive data unauthorized via email, the sharing sensitive information internally across departments, and the need for advanced data protection...

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Enhancing Information Security in Microsoft Office 365

Advanced Information Security Features for Microsoft Office 365

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 11:42

In the last few years, Microsoft Office 365 (MO365) has eclipsed all other cloud providers to emerge as the most widely used enterprise cloud service and the latest survey data shows that adoption of...

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Cutting out the ‘false positive’ with Lexical Expression Qualifiers

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 16:40

By Guy Bunker
When it comes to traditional Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions, the ‘false positive’ is frequently the downfall. This is where an event is triggered by a policy in error. For...

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Unwanted data acquisition in downloadable documents

Download for a data breach. How to avoid unwanted data acquisition in downloadable documents

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 13:55

Downloading a document from websites and cloud collaboration applications is a common practice for many businesses. The finance department downloads an invoice, the HR department, a CV, and Business...

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5 data breaches that could have been avoided in 2018

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 09:08

2018 has been a year of ups and downs for information security. We’ve seen the enforcement of the EU’s GDPR take full effect, bringing the importance of protecting sensitive data to the forefront of...

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Computing Security Excellence Awards 2018

Clearswift Wins DLP Award at Computer Security Excellence Awards!

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 14:28

The Clearswift team is delighted to announce our 2018 Computer Security Excellence Award Win for Data Loss Prevention (email and web).  The awards dinner was held on November 22nd at the London...

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