Security and Privacy

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Tech Trends Driving Remote Access Demand

It’s 2020 and while technology continues to expand and improve, experts keep warning that the cyber threat landscape has never been more treacherous. Attacks are increasingly sophisticated and the skill gap is widening, even as 44% of businesses plan to increase their tech spend ...
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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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CISA Recommendations for VPN Security During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Homeland Security's CISA is recommending heightened cybersecurity measures as COVID-19 sparks an increased demand for remote work. Remote work options—or telework—often require an enterprise virtual private network (VPN) solution to connect employees to an organization’s information technology (IT) network. As ...
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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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How Remote Access Poses Threats to Your Retail Business

How often have you heard about data breaches related to retailers in the past few years? From the more notable incidents, like the massive Target breach in 2013, to recent issues announced by Macy’s and Marriot, it’s increasingly clear that ...
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4 Reasons Why You Need a More Secure Alternative for Remote Access

In a growing global economy, the need for cybersecurity is greater than ever before. Data breaches and various forms of cyberattacks are all too common­–but they’re easier to prevent with comprehensive remote access solutions. One of the most common ways ...
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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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Impero Connect & EMT at GITEX Global 2021

Impero Solutions & EMT Distribution at GITEX Global 2021

Impero is  proud to participate in GITEX Global 2021, a world-class tech event that will take place between the 17th and 21st of October at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Our company will participate in ...
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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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Netop Remote Control is now Impero Connect

With last week's release of Impero Connect v12.9, our customers are no longer using Netop Remote Control — although the software still looks and feels familiar. When Impero acquired Netop in early 2021, the core development team stayed intact. After ...
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How to Prevent Third-Party Data Breaches

Companies that know how to prevent a data breach can avoid costly fines, loss of business, and damage to their reputation. With more and more collaboration between organizations, vendors, suppliers, and users happening online, the threat of third-party data breaches ...
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What is the IoMT & How is it Impacting Healthcare?

The origin of the term IoMT comes from the broader category – the internet of things. Healthcare trends and rapid technological advancements in medical spaces then made it impossible to ignore that IoMT is a category all by itself. According ...
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IoMT Security: How to Secure Connected Medical Devices

There are over 3.7 million medical devices in use worldwide that monitor our bodies in healthcare settings. A recent FDA report found 164 cyber threats present per 1000 connected devices. The explosion of online devices in the healthcare industry is ...
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Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Security: Everything You Need to Know

As original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) embrace advanced technology and internet-enabled sensors, the industrial internet of things, or IIoT, continues to drive efficiency and growth. In 2020, the market for IIoT was estimated to reach over $77 billion. But with each ...
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Cybersecurity in the Healthcare Industry: A Complete Guide

Healthcare cybersecurity is rapidly becoming a hot button issue for healthcare workers and IT professionals. Over the last five years alone, more than 157 million individuals have been affected by healthcare data breaches. These data breaches represent costly interruptions for ...
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Remote Assistance vs. Remote Desktop: Understanding the Difference

Technology has radically changed the way people think about work. Although many people still commute from home to a workplace, more and more remote workers are doing their jobs anywhere with an internet connection. Others work flexible hours, splitting time ...
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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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