Increasing Transparency Alongside Privacy – 2014 Report

As we’ve stated in Transparency Reports since 2012, privacy continues to be at the root of all we do at SpiderOak. Every new product and feature is designed to fit tightly alongside our Zero-Knowledge privacy commitment. And we continue to understand how transparency plays a role in overall privacy. Unlike overall trends, SpiderOak has enjoyed […]

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Status Report (February 11, 2015)

en: Everything’s going smoothly so far. de: Bisher läuft alles problemlos. es: Todo va bien por ahora. Late Seahawks Drive Ends With a Screeching Halt After a Risky Call – Feb. 02, 2015 – The New York Times february 02, 2015 —–BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE—– Version: GnuPG v1 iQIcBAABCgAGBQJU0cxjAAoJEOQ18VymsUX4EkAP/jVjwteINLuNFXJ1B6M6H0H2 gLETJK3as8U+aSmoFLEjsYb4vyHxeUcxD1NGqh9PBTgN29olsdq2L3Ls67GzOKqa F6SHt07YkyYjYMjKCR80lPFfy/OKbYHe8U2vB6/8CELFprHszdctkx9mHq8gq0sQ iQNzoiFrOH3P/aDESy7Eginsy9ZoP+Huc7trsKZQBL6ZutEetYKEiY1ZLIC3H3oH tsNwm2PYIEBNCf7D+ofcuWCizw5Vj1bVp7n5kt64/7uIrZHW2zJK83++wEhu8Myp r6wKG9ImDqF/pXKM99jxpdUFvrJox+USGIb8GfU5+CkyiSu8PH94chOWntXrlncB 7IbsdVN5HXBn+qTOqjjuBv+ETzWPkjWjbabLn07BMtzu7yS0685Jw0yIQhXqqn1w 8f4NYOkpiR0nFvTbovkIeqRE9tUJ086xG565q6pkBUfU7sQE023OjqRy/08xod+1 […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT: NEW SPIDEROAK PRICING FOR 2015

At the end of last year, the Pew Research Center canvassed thousands of experts on their predictions on privacy. When asked whether they believed there would be a widely accepted privacy infrastructure by 2025, many said no, stating that privacy is destined to become a ‘luxury.’ Kate Crawford, a professor and research scientist, had this […]

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Privacy is Good for Consumers and Therefore Good for Business

Last Thursday we had an interesting Twitter chat called Privacy is Good for Your Business. It was moderated by the National Cyber Security Alliance in honor of upcoming Data Privacy Day (January 28th). We shared the panel with Brocade, ISACA International, Blackphone, Golden Frog, David Hoffman, IAPP, Logical Operations, Andy Serwin, Privacy Ref LLC, and ESRBPrivacyCertified. […]

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January 2015: Ramping Up for Data Privacy Day

We love conversations around privacy, which is why you will hear more from us this month as Data Privacy Day approaches on Jan. 28. Here are several ways you can take action around privacy this month: What is your privacy IQ? Take this 10-question quiz from the National CyberSecurity Alliance (NCSA) and SpiderOak: myprivacyiq.com Your business can also sign […]

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10 NOTABLE PRIVACY & SECURITY BREACHES OF 2014 + TIPS TO PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL DATA

Below is a list of 10 notable breaches that left hundreds of millions of people and their personal information at risk this year. ===BUSINESS=== SNAPCHAT – January 2014 – The supposedly private photo and video messaging app was hacked near the first of the year resulting in phone numbers and usernames of up to 4.6 […]

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SpiderOak on Yosemite

[Updated: February 18, 2015] We’ve been getting a lot of questions recently about whether or not SpiderOak is compatible with Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.10. Here are some frequently asked questions and their answers: 1) Do we support Yosemite? Yes, many of our users and several employees use Yosemite with no problems. 2) Why am I getting […]

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Now Hiring –> Python Web Developer!

Most people don’t care about privacy. But we do. SpiderOak is interested in finding a Python-speaking web developer to build great user experiences for our public-facing web presence and in-house communication tools. You will be working closely with our designers and our CMO to craft the perfect web presence for SpiderOak. You’ll be expected to have mastery of […]

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Happy CyberMonday, everyone: 1TB for $129/year or $12/month

There’s no better time than NOW to make sure your most important photos, videos, and files are backed up and protected. For the next 24 hours only, get 1TB FOR $129/year OR $12/month.  (And yes — both new AND existing users can take advantage!) Use the promo code: CyberMonday2014  Compared to our normal price of $100 a […]

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Shhhh…CyberMonday offer teaser (for new & existing users!)

  Privacy matters. Building a community of users who understand the need for encryption is what we set out to do in 2007. Many of you have asked for new pricing, and we’ve been working on it. In the meantime, we wanted to give you an offer you can’t refuse. For only 24 hours* on […]

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