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cloudencryption [2019_09_30 14:04]
jim [Uploading]
cloudencryption [2020_01_22 01:10] (current)
steven [Uploading]
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 A user can set his own password to encrypt files uploaded in the web browser (entered when uploading), in the desktop tools, and also using the File Fabric Android App. A user can set his own password to encrypt files uploaded in the web browser (entered when uploading), in the desktop tools, and also using the File Fabric Android App.
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 In the browser when uploading the user has the option to encrypt the files and enter the encryption phrase. In the browser when uploading the user has the option to encrypt the files and enter the encryption phrase.
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 For Windows and Mac Apps the user can set the encryption phrase in settings or in the dedicated windows explorer explicitly set the encryption password on upload. For Windows and Mac Apps the user can set the encryption phrase in settings or in the dedicated windows explorer explicitly set the encryption password on upload.
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 On the SME Android App files uploaded can also be encrypted on upload from the device On the SME Android App files uploaded can also be encrypted on upload from the device
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 Unlike the account level encryption the encryption phrase set by personal users is **not stored on the server** ie. the user has to remember the phrase otherwise they will not be able to gain access to the file and if they forget it there is no way for the SME service to recover it. Unlike the account level encryption the encryption phrase set by personal users is **not stored on the server** ie. the user has to remember the phrase otherwise they will not be able to gain access to the file and if they forget it there is no way for the SME service to recover it.
  
 **Note:** also that different phrases can be used for different files. **Note:** also that different phrases can be used for different files.
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 As an optimization the SME desktop tools provide an option to save a single encryption phrase for ease of use when dealing with files from the desktop. As an optimization the SME desktop tools provide an option to save a single encryption phrase for ease of use when dealing with files from the desktop.