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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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Four Remote Access Considerations for ATM Support

It’s estimated there are more than three million ATM machines in existence worldwide - 420,000+ in the United States alone. That’s a lot of devices to maintain and support. At Netop, we’re fortunate to have several large ATM manufacturers as ...
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Five Ways to Restrict User Access

For IT administrators in the retail, financial and government sectors, security is often a top priority. Given the sensitive nature of the data these organizations collect and store, they can't afford to incur a security breach. As such, they will ...
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The Rise of Vendor Risk Management

What if you learned that more than 40% of your security breaches had been caused by third party vendors? You'd be shocked, right? This is one of the findings of the Ponemon Institute’s fourth annual Patient Privacy & Data Security ...
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