Find out if your apps provider encrypts the data at each stage of the process. This implies when data is stored on his servers, distributed over the internet, and used in the devices of the attendees.
Verification by third parties
Ask what security tests are performed by third parties and whether they are willing to share test results with you. You want to know what kind of tests are carried out on his servers, and if his network and infrastructure is actually protected.
At evenTwo we offer the commitment of SLA (Service Level Agreement), covering absolutely all aspects of security. We have worked with Santander, BBVA, Telefónica, Sage, SAP, Amazon, HP, PWC … .. institutions to which security is a fundamental requirement, and we have very strict clauses of confidentiality and data protection.
All of our apps have been reviewed and monitored by Chema Alonso‘s Big Data group, Advertising and Fourth Platform at Telefónica. They call it « ethical hacking », this was a requirement of Banco Santander.
You should discard with your application provider any problems around the privacy and security of your data before they happen, and avoid unpleasant surprises.