One of the crucial points speaking of companies informatic security is about the transfer of digital file such as documents, images, database, etc… The risk of an undesired intrusion in the informatic systems is always around the corner, and the transfert of files represents a particularly delicate moment. To lean on random on-line services, like WeTransfer or Transfernow, could be not the best choice. In this article, we want to propose you some reliable systems to transfer company’s files in security , 24/7h and without necessarily pay for the service or a dedicated subscription.
WinSCP: software open source to transfer file in security
The first option for who’s looking for a valid files transfert system is called WinSCP, free open-source software configured for FTP, WebDAV, S3 and SCP clients. WinSCP works like Windows and allows to transfer files in safety from local computer to remote computers. The security is given by the exploited protocol, which is the SSH, thanks to this, it’s possible to do the safe remote access and use other safe network services on a non-protected net.
Beside that, WinSCP offers the scripting and file-management functionality for a correct administration of your own files and database.
XM Send Secure: the solution for sending file by XMedius
The second option fo a safe files transfert is called XM Send Secure, a program by XMedius, available as demo version or on sale. The strength of this product is the 2 factors authentication system through 2FA: the files that needs to be transmitted is uploaded first on a “safe box” (virtual memory) with a double encryption access, so that the addressee can download it only if in possession of the key ( univoque access code) riceived by sms, email or phonecall. XM Send Secure, if you want, works in accordance with the General data protection rules (GDPR), asking for the potential consent to the client before uploading personal info in his or her “send box”.
The third and last system for the transfer of companies files fast and in safety is called OnionShare.
In this case, we are talking about an instrument based on the TOR network ( acronym for Onion Router), a famous anonymous communication system developed for internet and based on the BSD license. TOR, and then OnionShare, are available for Windows, OS x, Android and other different unix-like operative systems. Using OnionShare, you can create a server on the local network and whoever is in possession of the correct link to it, can download the files infinite times and without a limit for what’s concerning the dimensions!