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How to Make Sure Your Remote Access is Secure

No matter what industry you’re in, there are plenty of reasons why you may need remote access computer software. Whether it’s to access work files from a remote location, give employees the option to work from home, or need an ...
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4 Advantages of Remote Access

As a business owner, you know that the difference between successful and unsuccessful days often comes down to make-it-or-break-it moments. We like to think that with enough meetings, planning, presentations and brainstorming everything will go smoothly. But no matter how ...
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Using Remote Access Tools to Adapt to Remote Work

This recent IDG Insider article describes how businesses can use remote access software to meet the challenges presented by the COVID-19 crisis. While there are many advantages to this approach, it's also important to be aware of the risks involved ...
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Avoid RDP Exploits with a Secure Remote Desktop

Nobody wants to worry about extra security issues–especially around remote access to a business network. That's why recent issues with Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) are so troubling. In the past year, numerous RDP vulnerabilities known as BlueKeep, have been discovered in Windows XP, ...
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Remote Work & Coronavirus: 4 Essential Tips for Supporting Your Business

With efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus and protect employees, many enterprise organizations are suggesting, or even requiring that employees work from home. Protecting people is of primary importance, but how do you also make sure your business is ...
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Troubleshoot Your Remote Desktop Safely

As an IT professional, you are keenly aware of the challenges with troubleshooting in a vast network of users, devices, and operating systems. Not only do you need to fix issues that arise, but often, these problems must be resolved ...
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How to Avoid Remote Desktop Malware Threats

As an IT manager, you’re responsible for a number of important aspects regarding cybersecurity, including devices, users, and vendors. You and your team probably use various tools to help you manage your network, including software that helps prevent cyberthreats from ...
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Third-Party Vendor Security Risk Management & Prevention

Organizations of all sizes increasingly rely on vendors to improve profitability and workflow, reduce costs, and give them a competitive edge. As globalization continues, vulnerability to third-party data breaches and cyberattacks increases, highlighting the need for remote access solutions. Yet, ...
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Best Practices for Security Logging While Using Remote Access

Cybersecurity and cyber-hacks are big concerns for IT managers and companies working hard to secure proprietary information, whether their own or their customers’. With the growing use of remote access software, it’s even more important that security be addressed as ...
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4 Common Security Gaps in Network Access Controls

Keeping your business safe has never been more challenging. With growing numbers of access points and short-staffed IT departments, access control in network security is an ever-present challenge. To help solve security problems, a number of companies, small and large, ...
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VPN Threats to the Public Sector on the Rise in 2021

  Over the past few months, cyberattacks against devices protected by Pulse Secure VPN have surged. These attacks happened in the aftermath of the SolarWinds breach, which affected, among others, numerous government agencies. Government agencies use VPN technology to shield ...
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Kaseya Attack Impacts MSPs for the Third Time in Under 3 Years

Kaseya Remote Monitoring is Struck by Another Cyberattack  Early in July, hundreds of businesses worldwide were impacted in a supply-chain ransomware attack, in which hackers exploited a vulnerability in a remote management tool called Kaseya VSA. Hackers deployed REvil ransomware ...
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9 MSP Data Breach Response Best Practices

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) have to safeguard their own data as well as that of their clients. With cyberattacks that continue to leverage phishing and ransomware, the importance of data breach response best practices cannot be underestimated. According to a 2020 ...
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Switch to Impero from SolarWinds Dameware

Businesses that use Dameware for remote access got some troubling news in December 2020: the SolarWinds attack was among the most severe cyberattacks ever committed. More than 18,000 malicious updates were sent to SolarWinds customers, causing as much as $100 billion in damages. ...
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Webinar: Using ATM Remote Management for Business Agility

Keeping ATMs safe and functional can be a real challenge, especially during a pandemic. Many banks and financial services companies are turning to ATM remote management so the machines can be fixed from the comfort of a central location instead ...
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Do More with OnDemand

Use OnDemand Sessions for Fast, Secure, Temporary Access Impero Connect provides secure remote access for all your devices. But what about the devices you don’t manage? How do you support users on their personal computers or get temporary access to ...
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Do More with Confirm Access

Confirm Access to Ensure Privacy on Remote Machines Do More With Confirm Access (video). The Confirm Access feature of Netop Remote Control is a powerful tool to ensure the privacy of data stored on remote machines, minimize disruptions to end ...
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How to Work From Home Securely with the Netop Portal

You may be aware of all the people in masks trying to access sensitive data on your company servers. Cybercriminals? No, they're just remote workers, adjusting to doing their jobs in a pandemic.  More employees than ever are working from ...
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4 Critical Remote Desktop Threats to Avoid

  Due to the self-isolation caused by COVID-19 people were forced to take their professional and some personal communication online this year. This increased activity triggered malicious incidents such as malware, data-related breaches, and phishing. In March alone, Google banned ...
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Driving ROI with Remote Access Software

Part 10 of 10 in our Complete Guide to Secure Remote Access in Retail.  Retail operations go far beyond a credit card swipe, especially in today’s global economy and rise in Internet of Things (IoT). Retailers rely on a vast ...
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