Pete Thurston

Vice President, Business Technology

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Have Shield Platform Encryption? How to work with InfoSec (Part I)

Posted by Pete Thurston on Oct 17, 2017 7:31:10 AM

 

Hi Salesforce Expert,

You’re an amazing technologist and you’ve finally convinced the Business and CISO to buy the right solution for encryption within Salesforce – Shield Platform Encryption.  Now what?

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Topics: Salesforce Security & Privacy

Salesforce Shield - 3 Ways to Ensure Ongoing Compliance

Posted by Pete Thurston on Oct 12, 2017 10:59:41 AM

This post was originally released on the Salesforce.com blog, written by Pete Thurston, RevCult's VP of Business Technology. View the original article.  

Salesforce Shield is a popular solution for many of our clients in highly regulated industries concerned about data encryption and security (for example, healthcare, financial services, and government). One of Shield’s core services, Platform Encryption, encrypts sensitive data at rest while preserving business application functionality (search, etc.). Salesforce delivers amazing product innovations on an ongoing basis, with 3 major releases per year that fully preserve existing functionality while enhancing the Shield feature set. Although there are always discussions around the initial implementation of Platform Encryption, however, what about ongoing maintenance to ensure regulatory compliance?  Here are three reasons why you should continuously monitor and update your Shield Platform Encryption configuration, even with seamless upgrades from Salesforce:

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Topics: Salesforce Security & Privacy

Shield Security Cockpit: Automating the Salesforce Encryption Process

Posted by Pete Thurston on May 25, 2017 8:38:50 AM

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Salesforce Shield Platform Encryption is a popular solution for many of our clients in highly secure industries concerned about data encryption and security (i.e. healthcare and financial services). Although Salesforce Shield is a very helpful tool that can greatly increase the security of any customer’s Salesforce data, it comes with its limitations and challenges just like any solution. 

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Topics: Salesforce Security & Privacy

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