Author Archives: Jen Bonney

Unstructured Data Sharing Is the Key to Ensure Productivity

Can we talk…candidly? If our question stopped at “Can we talk?” we’d be referring to the humorous hallmark catchphrase of Joan Rivers, one of the world’s top comedians. But when we add the word “candidly,” the humor evolves into the harsh reality for over billions of corporate and government email users worldwide who need to have digital candid conversations with employees, supply chain partners and other external participants, while maintaining privacy. Are you able to have a candid email conversation...
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Applying Unattend.xml files using Desired State Configuration

GigaTrust™ is creating a fully automated solution to set up and install GigaCloud™ in whatever configuration our customers want: on-premises in Hyper-V and VMWare, in their own cloud subscriptions using Microsoft Azure, and even fully managed by GigaTrust as Software as a Service (SaaS). Because GigaCloud is based on Microsoft’s Rights Management Services, we need a number of servers installed in a scalable, redundant fashion, running services including Active Directory Domain Services, Rights Management Services, Windows Software Update Service, Active...
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Keeping the Secret Recipe Safe: Why John Podesta’s Risotto Matters to Security Professionals Everywhere

The right ingredients for improved email protection are essential, now more than ever If you add ¼ to ½ cup of liquid at a time—you can get creamy risotto. How do we know this secret? The same way everyone in the world knows. John Podesta’s private email account was victim of a hack and data breach. It started with a spear phishing email sent to the Chairman of the Clinton Campaign’s DNC email account on March 19, 2016. It’s the...
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Automating GigaCloud Installation with Azure Resource Manager and PowerShell Desired State Configuration

GigaTrust has invested years of effort into creating GigaCloud, our fully managed offering to help our customers protect their email and documents, in-use and at-rest. Up until now, installing GigaCloud has been a manual process involving multiple machines running Windows Server with various roles and cluster configurations. Starting from scratch, this installation can take a full day or more, with pages and pages of instructions to follow, and lots of configuration tasks that are detailed and error-prone. When a problem...
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Lessons Learned from CIA WikiLeaks Fiasco: Breach Prevention Starts with Content Protection

Oh, No—Not again! No one should be surprised. And yet, we are. We know that hackers have the tools to breach. The real surprise is that organizations are being lax and not moving fast enough to take the right preventative steps by implementing in-use content protection. We can’t stop the bad guys from trying—but we can stop them from getting their hands on our stuff, and sharing it without permission. Government organization or company—this must stop. We need content protection. Latest...
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Your Security Checklist Isn’t Complete Without This

Secure endpoint document protection in the cloud is a must-have for IT leaders who take cybersecurity seriously You have a strong firewall and you’ve put painstaking efforts into securing your servers: now what? If you think securing your business information stops there, think again. While many security professionals understand their work is never finished, many also believe that focusing on firewall protection will effectively safeguard them from looming threats. Though the importance of firewalls is well understood in the industry,...
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GigaTrust™ Launches Anyone-to-Anyone Content Security Cloud Services

GigaCloud™ SaaS offering delivers in-use encryption, protection and consumption of emails and documents on Android, iOS and Windows endpoint devices Herndon, Virginia – March 8, 2017 – GigaTrust™, a leading provider of endpoint security and document in-use protection, today announced the availability of GigaCloud™, a fully-managed Software as a Service (SaaS) offering for secure endpoint document protection. GigaCloud delivers secure email and document collaboration services anytime, anywhere, on virtually any device and any platform with real-time data analytics, reporting and...
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