The Case for Attribute-Based Policies in eDRM

By Mandy Pang, Senior Product Manager at Nextlabs and Ron Kaplan, Security Strategist at NextLabs In today’s collaborative world, eDRM (Enterprise Digital Rights Management) is proving to be one of the most effective ways to share documents with partners. EDRM is a technology that enables companies to restrict access to documents containing sensitive information, both … More The Case for Attribute-Based Policies in eDRM

SharePoint 2014 Key Security Takeaways – Our Top 5

By Mandy Pang, Senior Product Manager SharePoint 2014 Key Security Takeaways – Our Top 5 The conference attendees were buzzed on Attributes.  Specifically, attribute-based security models for SharePoint.  Role-based models are no longer making the cut – they leave collaboration vulnerable.  Attribute-based solutions have fine-grained control. Clouds, of course was big, even bigger was the … More SharePoint 2014 Key Security Takeaways – Our Top 5

Problems with Permissions

By Mandy Pang. Collaborative technologies such as e-mail, instant messaging, Microsoft SharePoint, extranet portals, and software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications make it easier to share information and communicate innovations. In a typical Microsoft environment, Office documents may be created on the desktop, then loaded to a File Server for internal sharing. Or they may be uploaded to … More Problems with Permissions