AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Second paragraph, first sentence of release dated Feb. 5, 2019 should read: The FIPS 140-2 validation was granted after partnering with SafeLogic to accelerate the process. An independently accredited lab put the FileCloud encryption module through a series of tests. (instead of The FIPS 140-2 validation was granted after SafeLogic, an independently accredited lab, submitted the FileCloud encryption module through a series of tests)
FILECLOUD AWARDED FIPS 140-2 VALIDATION FOR ENCRYPTION, NOW CERTIFIED FOR U.S. FEDERAL IMPLEMENTATIONS
- Independent Accreditation Demonstrates Conformance Approved by the Cryptographic Module Validation Program
- FIPS 140-2 Testing Process Certified for Deployments in the U.S. Federal Government including the Department of Defense
FileCloud, a cloud-agnostic enterprise file sync and sharing platform, today announced the immediate availability of FileCloud with FIPS 140-2 validated encryption.
The FIPS 140-2 validation was granted after partnering with SafeLogic to accelerate the process. An independently accredited lab put the FileCloud encryption module through a series of tests. After proving conformance with the FIPS 140-2 standard, the module’s test report was sent to CMVP, the Cryptographic Module Validation Program, operated by the United States National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Communications Security Establishment (CSE) of Canada. Their joint office confirmed compliance and issued certificate #3338, available publicly here.
FileCloud has demonstrated a commitment to excellence by completing the FIPS 140-2 validation process and its platform is now eligible to be procured by U.S. federal agencies, including the Department of Defense, as well as for use in regulated industries such as utilities, finance and health care. The certification offers the ability for FileCloud to deploy its platform across the spectrum of verticals that require the FIPS 140-2 certification, providing the company with a significant market opportunity to accelerate growth.
“We are delighted to achieve this validation,” said Madhan Kanagavel, CEO, FileCloud. “Secure access to business-critical data is essential in regulated industries and attaining conformance with the FIPS 140-2 standard means that FileCloud is able to better serve enterprise customers across sectors.”
“FileCloud is ready to rock!” said Ray Potter, CEO of SafeLogic. “Combining their enterprise acumen with our focus on streamlined FIPS 140-2 validation is a huge win for customers constrained by compliance prerequisites.”
SafeLogic provides innovative encryption products for applications in mobile, server, appliance, wearable, and other constrained environments. Our flagship product, CryptoComply™, provides drop-in FIPS 140-2 compliance with a common API across platforms, while our RapidCert process has revolutionized the way that certificates are earned. SafeLogic’s customers include many of the most influential and innovative companies in technology. SafeLogic is privately held and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA. For more information about SafeLogic, please visit www.SafeLogic.com.
FileCloud is a unified, secure enterprise file service platform that organizes enterprise data, enhances collaboration and productivity, while providing ironclad data protection. FileCloud is developed by CodeLathe Inc., based in Austin, Texas. FileCloud offers powerful file sharing, sync, and mobile access capabilities on public, private and hybrid clouds. The company offers two products — Tonido for consumers, and FileCloud for businesses — that are used by millions of customers around the world, ranging from individuals to Global 2000 enterprises, educational institutions, government organizations, and managed service providers. For more information, visit www.getfilecloud.com.