[PLUG-TALK] Amazon Cloud Drive

Daniel Pittman daniel at rimspace.net
Sat Apr 2 18:24:43 PDT 2011

On Sat, Apr 2, 2011 at 17:15, Richard C. Steffens <rsteff at comcast.net> wrote:

> Is anyone using Amazon Cloud Drive?

No, but...

> My sister-in-law just discovered it and is thinking about storing client
> files with confidentiality agreements. My wife and I trying to find out
> if this is a bad idea. My gut tells me that it's not. The little I've
> read tells me that they have some security, but in order to share
> information, it is necessary to share the account credentials, and
> there's only one set -- in other words, you can't keep stuff for one
> client from another.

...odds are that it isn't any worse than any other cloud level storage
provider.  So, she should be fine.  Make sure a secure password is
used. :)

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