Category Archives: Certifcation

Security certifications (Part 2): Total product certification


Common Criteria certificate ensure that there is no gap in data protection according to the solution's security profile.

According to the National Cyber Security Alliance, 556 million personal records are stolen every year, which means that 18 people experience the theft of their sensitive information every second. These statistics paint a bleak picture for businesses and consumers, but not all hope is lost. Armed with cutting-edge cybersecurity tools, everyone can protect themselves from data theft.

In part one of this two-part series, we discussed the most important aspects when it comes to choosing a cybersecurity solution: the certifications. These third-party accreditations help guide decision-making processes, informing businesses and consumers of which cryptographic engines are powerful and which solutions actually provide data protection.

Security certifications (part 1): What are the differences?

 

Data security is one the most important aspects of digital business in today's IT ecosystem, as organizations continue to experience breach after breach. Unfortunately - like other technological solutions - enterprises, individuals and other entities are often confused by, uncertain of or misunderstand technobabble, system specifications and certificates. After all, the average consumers and business leaders have more things to worry about than learning all the lingo involved in the tech and cybersecurity spaces.