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Security Checklist

How secure is your FileMaker solution?

AppWorks attended the PauseOnSecurity conference in October of 2018, which ignited our passion for security. The conference findings were surprising, and we learned that many servers and databases previously thought secure are not. We also learned how to secure them.

To help the community, we created this Security Checklist as a means for businesses to evaluate their own security settings and risks. The list below is not exhaustive, but does cover many of the most common risks and settings that can compromise database security.

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Pause on Error Conference Recap

This past October 22-23rd, our very own Matt Navarre and Ian Harris both attended and presented at the Pause on Error conference in Chicago. This conference was the first of its kind; there had never before been a FileMaker conference on a single topic, let alone security. Several presenters shared security exploits that they felt security experts should know, but that they did not want to become common knowledge, and multiple requests were made not to share the techniques demonstrated.  

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