In this dossier you can read how you can use the cloud safely and responsibly. We will explain how cloud services work and what happens to your information when you store it there. Moreover, we will list what cloud services you can entrust your personal data to. You can also find articles that help you figure out why it is important to create backups and what the best way to do this is.
The cloud is a popular concept. Everything needs to be saved in the cloud. But what exactly is this cloud? Well, it is nothing more than a storage server that can be accesed through the internet. If you put a file in the cloud you are putting it on a server that is owned by the cloudservice. The cloudservice allows you to access your files through a website or app. As you can imagine this also has some risks. For both your personal and your business use of the cloud it is important to be well protected. Otherwise your fotos and documents might be leaked and end up in the wrong hands. In 2014 this happened with the cyberattack on iCloud and a lot of private picture of celebrities were stolen.