Ensuring the privacy and integrity of your data is vital, whether it's stored to disk or transmitted outside your organization. Sending an encrypted file transfer of sensitive data is essential for compliance with PCI DSS, state privacy laws, and federal regulations such as HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley.

GoAnywhere MFT Encryption Technologies

GoAnywhere implements several popular technologies for encrypted file transfers. Click the links below to learn more:

  • Encrypted Folders
  • Protect your files at rest using AES 256-bit encryption for easy compliance with security standards. Files are automatically decrypted for authorized users. Many GoAnywhere MFT features support Encrypted folders. Learn more >
  • Open PGP and GnuPGP
  • These industry standards allow you to encrypt and decrypt files using public and private keys to safeguard the privacy and integrity of your data. Learn more about Open PGP or GnuPGP
  • Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) for sending encrypted file transfers over AS2, FTPS, and HTTPS protocols. An integrated SSL Certificate Manager simplifies working with X.509 certificates. Learn more >
  • SSH
  • Send encrypted file transfers over SFTP and SCP protocols to secure your network communications and file transfers. Learn more >
  • ZIP with AES
  • Tasks in GoAnywhere MFT assist with compressing and encrypting files with AES encryption using ZIP and GZIP standards. Learn more >
  • FIPS 140-2
  • Protect your files at rest and in motion. GoAnywhere MFT offers a FIPS 140-2 Compliance Mode that, when enabled, only permits the use of FIPS 140-2 compliant ciphers (e.g. AES, Triple DES) for SSL and SSH protocols. Learn more >
  • Key Manager
  • An integrated Key Manager is provided in GoAnywhere MFT, allowing you to create, import, export, and manage Open PGP keys, SSH keys, and SSL certificates. Learn more >
  • Send Encrypted Email
  • Email encrypted with SMIME allows you to send data from GoAnywhere. And with the optional Secure Mail module, you can send secure HTTPS links to download files. Learn more >

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Why Protect Your Files With a File Transfer Software?

Watch this short video for a brief overview of the best ways to ensure documents, emails, and databases are encrypted.

Encrypt with GoAnywhere MFT

Protect your files at rest and in motion with GoAnywhere MFT. See these tutorials for how to use GoAnywhere to encrypt your files and learn how MFT works to protect your data.

Getting Started with Projects

This guide is an overview of how to design Projects to encrypt data, transfer, and automated processes.

How to Encrypt and Sign Files Using PGP

Protect your sensitive information with PGP encryption, and ensure you’re sharing your files safely. This tutorial walks through how to import PGP keys and use them to encrypt and sign files.

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