Encryption is a security solution that encodes data. Only authorized users have the decryption key, which helps ensure your records are safe. Let’s look at a few situations where you’d need encryption:
Encryption is especially important for industries that are heavily regulated, such as those that deal with patient files or credit card data. You can stay compliant with regulations with encryption and ensure that only authorized users can view the records, adding an extra layer of security.
Data breaches are on the rise, and if your backup isn’t protected, hackers might find your sensitive information very lucrative. Encrypting these types of documents will help thwart cyber threats and the associated consequences.
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