At Irish Formations we take the security of our customers very seriously. We review all security as an ongoing business critical operation.
We do not manage your Payment Data:
We work with Real Control from Realex Payments, to assist us not only stay compliant regarding Data Protection, but also to make sure that your critical data is kept safe. When you enter your payment details into our website, you are entering them into Realex Payments secure server through an SSL certificate, and we do not keep a copy of these details. Realex Payments Security Policy can be found here.
Our Login pages are encrypted for our users protection… Our goal is to not only protect the data that you enter into our website, but also to protect entry to that data.
We manage our Web site via encrypted connections:
Using unencrypted connections (or even connections using only weak encryption), such as unencrypted FTP or HTTP for Web site or Web server management, is a risk. We use encrypted protocols to access secure resources on the website.
We use SSL:
We use strong, cross-platform compatible encryption. SSL is in use across our website. The Secure Socket Layer protocol was created to ensure secure transactions between our servers and your browser. The protocol uses a third party, a Certificate Authority (CA), to identify one end or both end of the transactions.
Internal Security Policy:
Our networks are password protected & uses secure connection to the Internet. We don’t share login credentials within the business. Shared login credentials can cause a number of problems for security. We use up to date antivirus, & client side security packages to protect our networks.
We Back Up at All times:
We use redundancy to protect our web site, and internal network. Backups and server fail over helps maintain maximum up time. We work with Irish Domains to ensure our platform is fully backed up at all times, and have a 99.9% up time guarantee. For internal backups we use Mozy
encrypted backup service.