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My Apple Mobile Device stopped charging over USB on W10!

secRMM has always been able to offer a feature that blocks mobile devices (well, any removable storage for that matter) from mounting their file system to Windows when attached over USB but still lets it pull power from the USB port.  This is the best of both worlds for the end-user and the security administrator […]

GDPR – Compliance will require addressing USB Data Loss

What is GDPR in Europe and how can it impact non-EU businesses? General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is rapidly approaching, organizations need to get their compliance practices in place or face some pretty steep fines.  GDPR is the new regulation to protect EU citizens’ personal data, replacing the current directive from 1995 and establishing a […]

Heathrow Lost USB Underscores Importance of DLP

This past week a USB stick was found on the ground in the Queen’s Park area of London UK.  It turns out the USB drive contained confidential details of the security practice for Heathrow Airport.  The man who found the drive provided it to a British newspaper – The Sunday Mirror who then provided it […]