December 2016

5 Steps To Prevent Data Breaches At Your Bank

2016-12-20T07:32:25+00:00December 20th, 2016|

By Ron Daly, President/CEO
Virtual StrongBox, Inc.

Source: https://www.cbinsight.com/5-steps-prevent-data-breaches-bank.html

There are some categories where no company wants a first-place ranking: number of defective product recalls, number of malpractice suits and number of data breaches, to name a few. (That last title, most breaches and records stolen (40 million), went to Fling.com, a Florida-based online relationship service.)

Globally, data collected by the Breach Level Index shows 974 reported data breaches over the first half of 2016, for a total of 554.5 million records. The 2015 Index puts the total of stolen records at 707.5 million records in 2015. Breaking it out, you’re looking […]

Virtual StrongBox’s 4th Patent Protects File Transfer Between Devices

2016-12-13T09:24:45+00:00December 13th, 2016|

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Patented security, unique APIs provide comprehensive data protection for high-risk firms

Charlotte, N.C. (Dec. 12, 2016) – Virtual StrongBox, Inc. announces it has received a fourth patent for its state-of-the-art software, which safeguards documents while moving them between different devices, as well as throughout the system.

Whether consumers are dealing with their financial institution, healthcare provider or insurance agent, they demand convenience … but not at the expense of security. For these and other high-risk enterprises, ensuring safety and positive customer experiences can be challenging. In response, Virtual StrongBox is […]

Is Your Bank’s Corporate Immune System Killing Innovation?

2016-12-13T09:13:38+00:00December 13th, 2016|

By Ron Daly, President/CEO
Virtual StrongBox, Inc.

Source: https://www.cbinsight.com/banks-corporate-immune-system-killing-innovation.html

While today’s technology is disrupting all industries, those of us in financial services think of it mostly in terms of digital bank services and marketing. We ask, How do our customers want to interact with us? Which digital strategies will make us most competitive? When will see a bottom-line benefit from our investment?

But when I recently got my annual flu shot, I started thinking about the ways new technologies are put to use in other areas, like fighting disease. The first flu vaccine was developed in 1945, and now researchers are closing in […]