USB Security and Beyond…

Insecure USB Costs £120 000 for Police Force – Time to Ban

Insecure USB Costs £120 000 for Police Force – Time to Ban

The Greater Manchester Police Force are fined £120,000 for losing the details of more than a thousand people under investigation for serious drugs crime on a unsecured USB drive.

Insecure USB Costs £120 000 for Police Force – Time to Ban

Insecure USB Costs £120 000 for Police Force – Time to Ban

Posted by on Oct 17, 2012 | No Comments

The Greater Manchester Police Force are fined £120,000 for losing the details of more than a thousand people under investigation for serious drugs crime on a unsecured USB drive.

Without SafeConsole, productivity can come with a price

Without SafeConsole, productivity can come with a price

Posted by on Jan 24, 2012 | No Comments

The USB flash drive is certainly something of a phenomenon, as they are used as a productivity tool with which millions of end users can easily transport data.

‘Comprehensive’ not just a claim at SafeConsole; it’s a reality…

‘Comprehensive’ not just a claim at SafeConsole; it’s a reality…

Posted by on Jan 20, 2012 | No Comments

Read the writing on some websites, and take a look at some corporate marketing materials, and you’re going to come across a bunch of terms that seem to be used over and over again. The terms ‘high-scope,’ ‘result-driven,’ and ‘mission-critical’ appear with more frequency than the words ‘Lindsay Lohan’ in the gossip column.

Luxury vs. Need: What is more important to your business?

Luxury vs. Need: What is more important to your business?

Posted by on Jan 18, 2012 | No Comments

Some companies out there take pretty elaborate measures when it comes to outfitting the workplace with all the modern toys, gadgets and knick-knacks; and many of them do it all in the name of workforce productivity.

If you don’t pay to protect your data now, that’s OK; you can just pay $5 billion, later…

If you don’t pay to protect your data now, that’s OK; you can just pay $5 billion, later…

Posted by on Jan 17, 2012 | No Comments

All of you in the know understand what we do here, and why SafeConsole, our comprehensive USB management application, is such an integral system for any organization that grasps the value of ensuring the protection and safety of all of the USB devices (and all the data) within a network.

Institutional USB Awareness Increasing, But Not Quite There…

Institutional USB Awareness Increasing, But Not Quite There…

Posted by on Nov 23, 2011 | No Comments

Encrypted flash drives are just a piece of the USB management puzzle. To ensure granular protection of every ‘piece’ within your USB management puzzle, you need the peace offered by SafeConsole.

Negligence, malice can be handcuffed with our SafeConsole USB management application

Negligence, malice can be handcuffed with our SafeConsole USB management application

Posted by on Nov 21, 2011 | No Comments

Ladies and gentlemen, we live in an era in which malice has, unfortunately, become a pretty significant part of the global discussion. All you have to do to have a better understanding of what I am saying is to quickly scan the day’s headlines…

Is SafeConsole the ‘Noah’s Ark’ of USB management and security?

Is SafeConsole the ‘Noah’s Ark’ of USB management and security?

Posted by on Oct 11, 2011 | No Comments

Not to get overly Biblical on you, but – as someone leading a company on the forefront of USB management and security – I keep thinking of that story we all learned growing up about Noah and the ark. Noah keeps telling folks, “Hey, I’m serious, guys, it’s really going to start raining soon

BlockMaster’s new SafeStick FIPS flash drive gives you everything AND the girl

BlockMaster’s new SafeStick FIPS flash drive gives you everything AND the girl

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 | No Comments

There was a popular English rock band in the 80’s called “Everything But the Girl.” It seems that, right now, in the world of USB flash drives, the going rate is “Everything but the need.”

SafeStick SuperSonic – still the fastest secure USB drive in the world!

SafeStick SuperSonic – still the fastest secure USB drive in the world!

Posted by on Sep 19, 2011 | No Comments

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s SafeStick SuperSonic, jetting ahead of all competitors!

Report: USB Security no PICNIC, calls for more capable management

Report: USB Security no PICNIC, calls for more capable management

Posted by on Sep 19, 2011 | No Comments

According to a recent research paper and survey conducted by the Ponemon Institute, a big part of the reason corporations across the board are at such great risk with the use of USB flash drives, boils down to good, old fashioned employee negligence.

Tamper-evident Protection for High Value Government Data

Tamper-evident Protection for High Value Government Data

Posted by on Sep 15, 2011 | No Comments

When it comes to data breach, few organizations have as much to lose as governmental ones. 

To assume is to make an ASS out of U and ME (and to put sensitive data in jeopardy)…

To assume is to make an ASS out of U and ME (and to put sensitive data in jeopardy)…

Posted by on Sep 13, 2011 | No Comments

Although we here at BlockMaster make it a point to not focus too specifically on scaring folks into considering the importance of USB management and security

SafeConsole’s automatic inventory manager takes away the heat

SafeConsole’s automatic inventory manager takes away the heat

Posted by on Sep 5, 2011 | No Comments

It is one thing to make sure your corporate policy clearly states that all of the employees within your organization only make use of USB flash drives that are secured with automatic encryption and strong password strength.