May 2015

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Grants Virtual StrongBox Exclusive Rights to its Secure File-Capture and Encryption-at-Rest Technology

2016-11-01T11:29:47+00:00May 4th, 2015|


 

New, patented process has raised the bar on online data and document security


Charlotte, NC. (May 7, 2015) – Technology innovation firm Virtual StrongBox, Inc. is shaking up traditional financial institution security protocols with its announcement that it received U.S. Patent No. 9,003,183 for its secure storage system and file encryption method for safeguarding data at rest.

That’s big news, given the growing epidemic of data breaches. With glaring headlines everyday about cyber criminals stealing millions of victims’ personally identifiable information (PII), Company President/CEO Ron Daly says he was tired of hearing about one compromised system after […]

Virtual StrongBox Initiative Places Patented Technology Inside Online Banking

2016-11-01T11:29:47+00:00May 1st, 2015|


Virtual Strongbox joins with Financial Technology provider CU*Answers to open user access to 1.7 million consumers


Charlotte, NC. (May 1, 2015) – Virtual StrongBox, Inc. announced today an agreement with financial technology provider CU*Answers that will provide nearly 2 million consumers to access My Virtual StrongBox via the provider’s online banking. Virtual StrongBox, Inc. is known for protecting personal data the “financial institution way” and provides banks, credit unions and other financial organizations a host of automated file exchange and file storage services

Through a five-year shared strategic initiative, CU*Answers will license the solution and invest in Virtual StrongBox, […]

February 2015

StrongBox Encryption Technology Receives Patent

2016-09-17T07:51:46+00:00February 25th, 2015|

HERNDON, VA – Virtual StrongBox (VSB) received its first patent in January, 2015.  The first patent to be issued to Virtual StrongBox by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) relates to our process for capturing files from the SSL stream and saving them to our service, maintaining file protection throughout the process of loading files to the service. At no point in time are end-user files left unprotected.

This now patented process is part of our complete suite of total information privacy protection that includes industry standard encryption at rest, industry standard service enrollment and access, and SSAE 16 audited […]

Virtual StrongBox and Kentucky Bankers Association Partner to Bring New Service to Member Banks

2016-09-17T08:03:50+00:00February 25th, 2015|

HERNDON, VA (February 12, 2015) – My Virtual StrongBox®, a leading secure file and document exchange service and digital safe deposit box solution, is now available to member banks of the Kentucky Bankers Association to provide to their retail and business customers.

The My Virtual StrongBox provides bankers with the ability to deliver a secure service channel for customers to store files online, behind online banking if they wish, and to allow those customers to exchange documents and files securely with whomever they wish, including their bank.  The bank may also use the service to exchange and or distribute documents securely with […]

January 2015

Focusing on File Exchange with Safe Deposit Box Security

2016-11-01T11:29:47+00:00January 23rd, 2015|

With a more technology savvy customer base comes certain expectations about your financial institutions online offerings. If there is a transaction that could be made easier with the Internet, your customer will most likely resent your bank or credit union if they have to preform an outdated task (needing to use a fax machine, for example).  Something as simple as giving you a document should not be seen as a challenge in the eyes of you customer.

The problem financial institutions face can be summed up in one word: security. If the document contains sensitive information, your team must take the proper […]

June 2012

Digital Federal Credit Union Launches Branded Version of Virtual StrongBox Product

2017-10-20T11:14:35+00:00June 6th, 2012|

HERNDON, Va.– Digital Federal Credit Union (DCU), the $4.3 Billion, 365,000 member Massachusetts-based credit union, is now offering its members access to “File Vault,” DCU’s branded version of DigitalMailer’s newest product, Virtual StrongBox.

File Vault allows DCU members to upload sensitive documents via a single sign-on to a secure, easy-to-use interface. Documents are encrypted during upload to the server and can only be added, deleted, or otherwise manipulated by their owners.

“We felt that Virtual StrongBox was a terrific product for our members,” said David Araujo, Vice President of Information Systems for DCU “and when we learned we could brand it our own […]