200 Million US Voter Data Exposed - Not Stored in FileMaker

Discussion created by gofmp15 on Jun 20, 2017
Latest reply on Jun 21, 2017 by gofmp15

When you use a db that stores its data in text files that can be easily read and a hacker copies those files...

You didn't use FileMaker Pro, right?


From what I've read a recent version of FileMaker Pro being used by FileMaker Server will encrypt itself, if you set it to do so, when it is closed on the server. (Comments please).


So, if rather than using a plain text db file, they had used FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Server, the data would remain reasonably secure. I think...