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Moving data: Introducing a secure filesharing system

Julie Berry shares how RPC persuaded its lawyers to stop using email as their primary means of sharing large files

21 September 2015


Key takeaway points:

  1. Email is not a practical system for transferring large amounts of information

  2. Free consumer-grade filesharing systems are not secure enterprise solutions

  3. Alert both your clients and lawyers to the security risks of each filesharing system


 

We live and work in a world in which we all have huge quantities of digital information and, somehow, we all have to work out the best way of passing this information around between each other. For a couple of years, we'd been very aware of a need from all areas of our business to have a secure and practical means of sharing large files.

For example, the marketing team shares large files with a number of different types of external agencies. Also, we have a...

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