Protect your custom apps and data

Cyberthreats are always evolving. So is our platform. But if you’re using an old version of Claris FileMaker, you’re missing out on valuable security updates and putting your app and data at risk.

Claris, an Apple company, puts security and privacy first.

Our dedication to protecting your data and apps is our top priority. Use the latest FileMaker software for enterprise-grade security features to protect your data more rigorously.

Advanced security features
Security credentials

Achievement of SOC 2® Type 2 report and ISO ISO/IEC 27001 and 27018 certifications for cloud services, ensuring compliance with leading industry standards in safeguarding customer data.


AES-256 encryption for data at rest and passwords. SSL/TLS 1.2 encryption for data in transit.


Authenticate via Active Directory, Open Directory or OAuth 2.0 identity providers. Supports multi-factor authentication (MFA) and passwordless authentication.

Simplified SSL Certificate Setup

New Let’s Encrypt feature is free and easy to use. Certificate requests and renewals can be automated with system scripts built into FileMaker Server for macOS or Ubuntu.

Improved user control and permissions
  • FileMaker Server administrators have clearer visibility on schedules and better tools to manage teams and users. Administrators can block new user connections to ensure maintenance integrity.
  • FileMaker Server Admin Console consolidates all schedules in one view, giving administrators better control to avoid automation conflicts.

Not using the latest version of FileMaker?

You’re missing some valuable security features released over the past few months as well as other enhancements, such as transactions, layout calculations, running on the latest OS, and more.