UPDATE – Sekur Private Data CEO, Alain Ghiai, to be Interviewed About Cybersecurity, Data Privacy and Swiss Privacy Laws on The Epoch Times’ Facts Matter with Roman Balmakov Tonight April 28 2022
April 28, 2022 in Company news
TORONTO, ON and NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 28, 2022 / Sekur Private Data Ltd. (OTCQB:SWISF)(CSE:SKUR)(FRA:GDT) (“Sekur” or the “Company”), the leader in Swiss hosted secure communications and secure data management, is pleased announce that its Founder and CEO, Mr. Alain Ghiai, has been invited as a cybersecurity, data privacy and Swiss privacy laws guest expert on The Epoch Times’ Facts Matter hosted by Roman Balmakov.
The segment will air tonight on Thursday April 28th 2022 at 8:00 PM EST (5:00 PST). Roman Balmakov is an investigative journalist with over 767,000 followers.
The best way to find and watch Facts Matter and the segment with Alain Ghiai is the YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/FactsMatterwithRomanBalmakov/videos
Facts Matter with Roman Balmakov
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Alain Ghiai, CEO of Sekur Private Data said: “I am honored and very pleased to have been invited as a guest expert to speak about cybersecurity and data privacy on the Facts Matter show hosted by Roman Balmakov. Roman is a tremendously talented investigative reporter and goes right to the heart of the matter of things. We have many shareholders who watch Roman regularly and are big fans. I look forward to the interview and the segment, and look forward to shed some light on some of the cybersecurity and data privacy questions that everyone has. As the CEO of Sekur Private Data, I take data privacy extremely seriously and as a company, with the Sekur Swiss hosted solutions we offer consumers and businesses, we strive to bring the best in secure and private communications for everyone, without any big tech hosting and without any data mining.”
Sekur, which includes SekurMessenger and SekurMail, is part of a bundle of email, messaging and file transfer into one application, includes the Company’s latest SekurMail technology, which includes proprietary anti-phishing and privacy feature called SekurSend®. SekurSend® lets a user send an email to any other recipient, whether they have Sekur or not, in full privacy and security as the email never leaves Sekur‘s encrypted email servers based in Switzerland. The recipient can then click on the notification and reply in the same manner using SekurReply®, without the recipient having to register for a Sekur account. The sender can also decide to protect any email sent by adding a password to open it, a read-limit and a self-destruct timer as well. Sending an email with the SekurSend® feature allows the senders and recipients to add limitless size attachments to the emails without crowding the recipients’ email box. This also eliminates BEC attacks for businesses and email phishing attacks. Additionally, SekurMail includes full control of email delivery, automatic data export for large Enterprises and an automatic Data Loss Prevention technology (“DLP”) with real time continuous archiving.
Recent data breaches in messaging applications have created a certain urgency for businesses and data privacy advocates to protect their communications form cyber-attacks and identity theft via mobile and desktop devices.
SekurMessenger eliminates many of the privacy and security risks by not only not requiring a phone number, which would divulge a user’s phone device ID, but also by not social engineering a user’s phone or computer contact list and infecting the contacts by default as well, eliminating a huge loophole in security and privacy. SekurMessenger issues each user a username and a Sekur number. The Sekur number is the contact ID a user would disclose in order for other Sekur users to be added. The service comes with a self-destruct timer and other features as well, including GlobeX’s proprietary VirtualVaults and HeliX technologies with all data stored in Swiss hosted encrypted servers.
Additionally, SekurMessenger now comes with a proprietary feature and technology called Chat by Invites. This feature allows a SekurMessenger user (“SM user”) invite a non-SM user, or a group of non-SM users, to chat in a fully private and secure way, without the recipient ever having to register to SekurMessenger or download the app. At the end of the chat, the initiator of the conversation can remotely terminate the conversation and all traces of the conversation are deleted from all users, including the recipient. This unique feature is now fully deployed and functional on all iOS and Android devices and web platforms. The target sectors are numerous, including but not limited to real estate, legal, financial, government, energy, mining, manufacturing, trade and medical sectors.
Sekur’s Data privacy solutions are all hosted in Switzerland, protecting users’ data from any outside data intrusion requests. In Switzerland, the right to privacy is guaranteed in article 13 of the Swiss Federal Constitution. The Federal Act on Data Protection (“FADP”) of 19 June 1992 (in force since 1993) has set up a strict protection of privacy by prohibiting virtually any processing of personal data which is not expressly authorized by the data subjects. The protection is subject to the authority of the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner.
Under Swiss federal law, it is a crime to publish information based on leaked “secret official discussions.” In 2010 the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland found that IP addresses are personal information and that under Swiss privacy laws they may not be used to track Internet usage without the knowledge of the individuals involved.
About Sekur Private Data Ltd.
Sekur Private Data Ltd. is a Cybersecurity and Internet privacy provider of Swiss hosted solutions for secure communications and secure data management. The Company distributes a suite of encrypted e-mails, secure messengers, secure communication tools, and secure cloud-based storage, disaster recovery and document management. Sekur Private Data Ltd. sells its products through its approved wholesalers and distributors, and telecommunications companies worldwide. Sekur Private Data Ltd. serves consumers, businesses and governments worldwide.
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