Dropbox compliance

Dropbox is a secure, safe, and effective platform for individual users and businesses that meets global compliance standards and regulatory requirements on data, privacy, and protection.

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Take the guesswork out of corporate compliance obligations

Dropbox meets global regulatory standards for many of your data handling and file storage needs. Learn more about the details in our security whitepaper and rest assured that important files and other docs are stored securely within Dropbox infrastructure.

Count on stringent cloud compliance standards and regulations

Your company’s compliance issues, standards, and regulations are unique. Dropbox combines accepted standards with compliance risk assessment measures geared to the specific needs of our customers’ corporate policies, businesses, or industries.

Explore our standards and regulations

ISO Certifications

SOC 1, 2, and 3 Reports

Cloud Security Alliance: Security, Trust, Assurance, Risk (CSA STAR) Registry

EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield

EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


The best regulatory compliance efforts adhere to a global standard

We use independent third-party non-compliance auditors. These auditors test the risk areas of our systems and controls against some of the most widely-accepted security standards in the world.

Explore our security practices

Independent third-party ethics and compliance audits

External and internal application security testing

Demonstration of continued improvement

Ensure oversight and corporate compliance

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Safeguard your data

Find out how to achieve the control and visibility you need for stringent compliance using Dropbox.

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Compliance at the core

Look under the hood to see how Dropbox helps you ensure compliance.

Dropbox helps businesses collaborate and grow

Explore how various users have experienced increased productivity, cost savings, and the confidence in secure collaboration with Dropbox.

Productivity and employee satisfaction

New Zealand’s Paymark relies on Dropbox for more efficiency, security—and overall happiness.

Flexible and easy to use

Chapman University achieves a higher adoption rate in seven days with Dropbox than they had in four years with their prior solution.

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