The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) Publication 140-2, is a U.S. government computer security standard used to accredit cryptographic modules. Modules validated as conforming to FIPS 140-2 are accepted by the Federal Agencies of the United States and Canada for the protection of sensitive information.
Protect Your Customers’ Valuable Financial Services Data
If your company works with consumers' financial information, you know how important it is to protect their privacy. Identity theft is a huge concern, and through the Safeguards Rule of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), it requires that you have a security plan to protect the confidentiality and integrity of personal consumer information.
In addition, public companies must further comply with record-keeping requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission, the National Association of Securities Dealers and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) of 2002.
Dakota Backup's online backup and data management services should be part of your financial institution’s security plan for disaster recovery. Secure data encryption with FIPS 140-2 validation by NIST and its immediate availability when needed ensure compliance with the most current regulations. Detailed reporting gives regulators a clear understanding of the chain of custody for backed-up information and destruction certificates validate data has been expunged to meet documentation retention policies. Lastly, both our Tier III data centers have been SAS 70 Type II certified to physically safeguard confidential data.
With the complexity of IT infrastructure increasing; K-12, colleges and universities need pragmatic backup solutions that fit well within their budget constraints. Dakota Backup is right there with you.
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