Why precise permission controls are important


Secure file sharing is important for any business, particularly those that use the cloud to collaborate on documents. Make sure you’re not inadvertently giving unwanted parties access to your information. Work with Onehub to secure your file sharing activities.

Onehub offers a number of security measures, and our granular permission controls are in many ways — the front line in the defense of your data. I was reminded of the importance of permissions the other day when a gentleman who works at a service agency told me a story of permissions gone awry.

His agency, which was not using Onehub, tried to share a particular folder of materials with a client. This folder was a sub-folder of a larger hierarchy and when they shared the sub-folder, the agency actually granted access to the entirety of the master folder. As a result, sensitive data leaked.

Because of the lackluster permission controls offered by our competition, his agency didn’t have the option to grant precise permissions at the level needed. Continue reading