Cloud security is the set of policies, technology, software and apps that protect your personal and professional data stored online. Cloud data protection applies the rigor of on-premises data centres, securing your cloud infrastructure without the hardware maintenance costs.
Cloud computing simplifies IT management with software and apps to remotely control and monitor data in the cloud environment. Plus, the right cloud provider also makes it easy for teams and organisations to securely store data and scale quickly.
Cloud providers and cloud storage services use a network of connected secure data centers to store and process your online data. Every cloud solution – whether it’s SaaS, PaaS, IaaS – employ models that can be customised to user needs. The three cloud types commonly used are:
Dropbox makes cloud data protection its top priority – we use multiple layers of protection across a distributed, reliable cloud infrastructure. So whether you’re an individual or team, our cloud security solutions provide the same standard of protection to all your online data.
This means individuals can confidently use our secure cloud to store files, share documents and request access. Additionally, organisations can feel secure that our enterprise-grade encrypted cloud storage supports our customer’s compliance requirements and follows data security policies of business and international regulations, such as the GDPR and HIPAA.
Millions of people and organisations trust Dropbox with their work. The customer data of every Dropbox account – from Dropbox Basic to our largest Enterprise subscribers – is protected with the same high standard of cloud security measures.
We use two-factor authentication to limit unauthorised access and give you best-in-class admin security and access controls to monitor account activity.
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