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Dropbox and Box Users Unintentionally Leaking Data

Bret Fitzgerald

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May 6, 2014 4:52 pm

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Yesterday, Intralinks, a competitor to Dropbox and Box in the file sync and share market, informed BBC News and Graham Cluley about a potential risk to sensitive information stored in Dropbox and Box. Intralinks had apparently notified Dropbox of this issue in November 2013, but Dropbox did not take action until the news broke yesterday. …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, Novell, PR Blog

Empty Vaults: When Enterprise Data isn’t on the Network

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 29, 2014 2:56 pm

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Your corporate network is secure and reliable; the problem is that your data isn’t getting there. Big shifts in the way we work mean less of an organization’s data is getting to the corporate network. What does this mean for the organization? We can tell you: it’s not good. Mobility is the main culprit. Almost …

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Categories: Collaboration, Endpoint Management, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, General, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog

Novell Product Update: Heartbleed Announcement

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April 15, 2014 5:45 pm

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Recently, security researchers announced a flaw in the OpenSSL encryption software library used by many websites to protect customers’ data. The vulnerability, known as “Heartbleed,” could potentially allow a cyberattacker to access a website’s customer data along with traffic encryption keys. The flaw was discovered in a technology called “OpenSSL” — a set of encryption …

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Categories: Announcements, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, General, Novell, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, PR Blog, Storage Manager, Technical

The Top Five Ways Using an On-Premises File Sharing Solution is Easier

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 9, 2014 2:30 pm

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IT is always telling you the IT environment isn’t secure enough. Lately, they may be trying to push everyone toward an on-premises file sharing solution. But you’re already familiar with Dropbox, Google Drive, or one of their competitors. Why should you have to switch just for work documents? They tell you that once you put …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Collaboration, Expert Views, Filr, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog

Infographic: End of Life Support for Windows XP

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 7, 2014 9:47 am

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The Dead Weight Holding Back Your Network

Bret Fitzgerald

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April 3, 2014 5:12 pm

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There are a lot of different file types out there. And odds are that if your organization uses a corporate network—or any kind of shared network—you’re storing a lot of them. But do you really know what is on your servers? Are some users storing personal documents? Or videos? Music? If you take a good …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Novell, PR Blog

Introducing Novell GroupWisr



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April 1, 2014 11:25 am

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Now that it’s April 2nd … we’ll start this article with – Happy April Fools Day. Novell is thrilled to announce its newest and greatest innovation; Novell GroupWisr!  While building Novell GroupWise® 2014, we wanted to make it as responsive as possible. We know that email can take up to 92.54% of your day, so …

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Categories: Expert Views, GroupWise, GroupWise Blog, Novell, PR Blog

How Much Should IT Vendors Help with Migrations?

Bret Fitzgerald

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March 26, 2014 12:35 pm

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Is it an IT vendor’s responsibility to help customers move from old systems to new ones? According to Net Applications, more than 29 percent of desktops were still running Windows XP in January 2014: With the XP support deadline nearing, this is a timely question. Should Microsoft incentivize the cautious? To help organizations move to …

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Categories: Expert Views, Novell, PR Blog

Filr Desktop Client update now available

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March 20, 2014 11:27 pm

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  The owner of this desktop needs an intervention.  Someone needs to let him or her know that there is a better way to manage file access and sharing. At Novell, we know that providing users access to the files they need has to be easy. Sharing those files should also be simple and secure …

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Categories: Announcements, Collaboration, End-user How-to, Expert Views, Filr, Mobility, Novell, PR Blog

Containerization with the End-User in Mind

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March 20, 2014 1:05 pm

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When you consider the risks that employee-owned devices and applications present to enterprise data, it’s not surprising that companies are looking into enterprise mobility management (EMM) solutions such as containerization, which creates two isolated modes on mobile devices to separate corporate functions from personal functions. EMM has been growing and was recently named one of …

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