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Encryption for Documents, Passwords, and Internal Blogs

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

LuxSci’s WebAide collaboration tools enable storage and sharing of all sorts of information through LuxSci’s web site, e.g. address books, calendars, tasks, blogs, files, password libraries, links, notes, and more. These tools allow online access from anywhere and fine grained sharing with selected users, or groups of users.

The items that typically contain the most sensitive information are internal Blogs, Document storage, and Password Libraries.  These items are, of course, saved in a secured database and backed up, like all other WebAides. However, for these sensitive items, LuxSci has special optional encryption options that provide both enhanced security and finer grained access control.

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PGP Encryption

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

PGP Encryption LogoWhile most people might not know what PGP encryption is, almost everyone with access to an email account uses it regularly. It’s one of the most popular ways to digitally sign, encrypt or decrypt emailed documents, adding an additional level of security of email communications. But what might sound like a fairly dry and mundane tool has a history fraught with intrigue, peril, spy agencies and very real threats to the creator, a computer scientist named Phil Zimmerman.

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