How secure is SignNow?
The short version is that we are used and trusted by 40% of the Fortune 1,000, and huge contracts like mortgages and Deron William’s $98M NBA contract.
The longer version is:
Security and privacy are extremely important to us at SignNow. Barracuda Networks has a strong background in IT security and SignNow has established itself as a highly secure and efficient e-signature platform for any kind of organization. With industry leading features like Advanced Threat Protection and Link protection, SignNow keeps your documents as safe and secure as possible.
In most cases, documents stored in SignNow are actually safer than those stored on your computer. We use secure methods including Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and AES-256 bit encryption and we do not store plaintext passwords, only one way encrypted passwords.
We have a team of engineers that continuously work to improve our products security and harden our software from attack against hackers. SignNow uses the best tools and practices available to build our software. Your documents are backed-up, stored securely, and password-protected.
SignNow is also SOC 2 Type certified, which focuses on a business’s non-financial reporting controls as they relate to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of a system. Additional security features include multiple networks for efficiency and speed, document audit log for each and every document, and digital certificate technology, to name a few.
SignNow is also eIDAS compliant as SSAE 16 Professionals has confirmed SignNow complies with Section 4 – Electronic Signatures, Article 25. The electronic signatures produced by SignNow shall not be denied legal effect and admissibility as evidence in legal proceedings solely on the grounds that it is in an electronic form or that it does not meet the requirements for qualified electronic signatures. Furthermore, SSAE 16 Professionals has confirmed SignNow complies with Section 4 – Electronic Signatures, Article 26. The electronic signatures produced by SignNow are uniquely linked to the signatory or natural person who creates an electronic signature; capable of identifying the signatory; created using electronic signature creation data that the signatory can, with a high level of confidence, use under his sole control; and linked to the data signed therewith in such a way that any subsequent change in the data is detectable.
More information on our security can be found here at SignNow Legal.