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Study Shows 40% of All Used Devices Contain Private User Data

Here's How To Protect Yourself From Data Theft Have you ever sold or recycled a used laptop, cell phone, or tablet? According to the largest study to date by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID), as much as 40% of used devices sold online contain personally identifiable information. From credit card numbers to passwords…


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Our 2017 Recommendations for Better Business Information Security

Information Security is a hot-button issue for businesses small and large. Unfortunately, most business owners tend to underestimate the risks posed by inadequate document and electronic information security practices. PROSHRED® Indianapolis is a leader in document security. With over 30 years of experience in document shredding and destruction, the PROSHRED® name has become synonymous with simple,…


Do you know how long you should retain documents before destruction?

Clink on the link and you can download a PDF guide to learn about document retention: PROSHRED Retention Guide


2000th Customer Served at PROSHRED Indianapolis

Press Release: PROSHRED Indianapolis Announces 2000th Customer Served


Top Security Hacks of the 21st Century, Part II

Continuing on Part I of the top data security hacks of the 21st century, PROSHRED® Indianapolis would like to put the biggest data heists of our time in the spotlight. Though security breaches are a daily occurrence, many small and mid-sized businesses do not take the proper measures to protect their sensitive information. Many do…


Top Security Hacks of the 21st Century, Part I

One of the biggest threats to companies on practically every level is data security hacks. At any moment, a thief could make their way past the security measures of your Indianapolis business and steal sensitive client or business information if you do not have adequate protection. Though breaches happen on a daily basis, many small…


A Complete History of Confidential Document Shredding, Part II

Reflecting on part I of the history of paper shredding, it is generally understood that Adolf Ehinger created the first modern paper shredder, though American inventor Abbott Augustus Low patented a similar idea decades before. These monumental inventions were the foundation for the machines that are in nearly every Indianapolis office building today, as well…


A Complete History of Confidential Document Shredding, Part I

Since the first species of mankind walked this blue planet, people have yearned to express themselves. This can be seen in simple cave drawings and carvings on rocks, or the painting of pottery. Man developed written languages through symbols and told stories through images. As you can probably imagine, most of the objects that people…


Responsible Business Practices: Document Shredding

Many small businesses in Indianapolis are still not shredding their old documents. Instead, they pile up in filing cabinets or in boxes in the empty backroom, just waiting for the nosy people to wander through their pages. The reality is, identity theft and fraud are very real crimes that are more common than you think.…


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Ken Carite and his staff at Proshred are top notch!!  I have used them the past two years at my business to hold a free shred event for the community of Westfield.  Ken and his staff have been excellent to work with, always professional and reasonably priced.  I would, and do,  recommend Proshred for any of your document destruction needs.  Don't wait, call Proshred today!

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