Aalto Cloud Info

Funet FileSender

Level B, Service maintained by Aalto University or its collaboration partner

The service may be taken to use by the university units and groups without separate authorisation. The administrator of the service may also be external to the university.

Funet FileSender

https://filesender.funet.fi/

Funet FileSender is a browser-based application that allows authenticated users to share large files up to several gigabytes to other users. Free to use for all HAKA users / users of FUNET network. Non-HAKA users may share files with a help of an upload voucher from a HAKA user. The service is not suitable for sending confidential files without encryption.

Terms of Service

Terms of service are available when logged in.

Privacy Policy

https://filesender.funet.fi/privacypolicy.html

Valuation (12.1.2023)

Funet Filesender is generally a secure application provided by CSC. It is important to acknowledge that the service is not suitable for sending confidential files without encryption.

Files will be removed from the service after a certain period so the service is not suitable for storing files. Personal data is stored for three months and after that the data is anonymized. Personal data is not regularly disclosed to third parties.

+ Good level of information security
+ Allows sending of extremely large files
+ Files can be sent also to users outside the FUNET network.
+ Personal data is not regularly disclosed to third parties.
+ Files can be sent crypted
+/-  Files will be removed from the service after a certain period or pre-scheduled date.

- allthough signed in to the service, you will have to accept the terms and conditions of the service every single time you send something

Login

With a HAKA or Virtu

Support

The help button within Funet Filesender offers some good basic information and solutions (requires one to log-in to Filesender)

The Filesender info page; filesender.org

Aalto IT servicedesk(at)aalto.fi

Provider

CSC - Tieteen tietotekniikan keskus Oy

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