Data Security Compliance for File Transfers

Data security compliance is more vital than ever. Explore news and resources on how to reach or maintain file transfer compliance.

Compliance with industry security standards is an issue that puts pressure on organizations of all sizes. Without the right solutions and policies, manually gathering the required data and creating audit reports can add hundreds of hours to the IT workload. Furthermore, security regulations are in place for a reason—misunderstanding current data security standards could lead to a costly data breach. The most commonly discussed file transfer compliance requirements include PCI DSS, HIPAA, GLBA, Basel, SOX and GDPR.

GoAnywhere and Compliance: View this datasheet for an overview of the security standards you can meet with GoAnywhere MFT.

This collection of resources is designed to help you stay on top of the latest compliance information so you can strengthen security in your organization and face compliance audits with confidence. 

PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) works to ensure credit card data is stored, processed and transmitted in a secure way.

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) serves to safeguard medical information with a series of data privacy and security provisions.

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was designed to protect the personal data of EU-based individuals, while harmonizing data privacy laws throughout the EU.

The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) establishes a set of security guidelines that help to reduce the security risk to federal data.

Latest Resources

Will Brexit Impact Your Data Transfers?

With Brexit incoming, organizations are wondering if the change will affect how they exchange data. Explore how to mitigate potential risks by using secure protocols for file movement. Read More 

How One Global Health IT Company Achieves PCI-Compliant File Transfers with an MFT Solution

When facing a compliance audit for the newest version of PCI DSS, one global health IT company turned to managed file transfer for help. See how they’ve achieved PCI-compliant file transfers in this case study. Read More 

How 3 Financial Institutions Solve File Transfer Needs with MFT Software

Do you face file transfer roadblocks in your banking organization? So do your IT peers. Learn how GoAnywhere MFT has solved the file transfer, compliance, and encryption needs of three big financial institutions, and how that help can extend to your team’s needs, too. Read More 

What You Need to Know about the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

There’s a new data privacy act on the block. This blog explores the latest legislation in the U.S., the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), that’s set to go into effect January 1, 2020. Read on to learn everything you need to know about the CCPA and how a secure file transfer solution could help. Read More 

Need Help with GDPR Compliance? 3 Simple Steps to Take Now

With less than two weeks to go before the EU's General Data Protection Regulation hits the stage, make sure you're on track to avoid being fined for non-compliance! Take the final steps toward making your organization GDPR compliant with these three simple, actionable items. Read More