New Ivanti Password Director Reduces the Burden on IT by providing end users with a fast, secure way to reset their passwords and unlock their accounts, while enforcing a strong password policy
Ivanti, the company that unifies IT to better manage and secure the digital workplace, today announced the introduction of Ivanti® Password Director. Designed to reduce the burden on IT, Password Director enables IT organizations to quickly and easily empower their end users to resolve their own password resets by providing them with secure 24/7 access to a number of automated, self-service password reset options.
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Common Criteria Certification Renewed, Ensuring Ivanti Patch for Windows Meets High and Consistent Security Standards for IT Products
Ivanti, the company that unifies IT to better manage and secure the digital workplace, today announced that Ivanti® Patch for Windows has completed the Common Criteria EAL 2+ Assurance Continuity certification process. The certification was established to create a baseline for evaluating security features and capabilities of information technology security products, and completing it provides assurance that the process of specification, implementation, and evaluation of those security features was conducted in a thorough and standard manner.
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Assessing the Security Capabilities of Top Wi-fi Solutions
According to new research from Miercom, a leading, independent product test center, WatchGuard’s cloud-managed secure Wi-Fi solution is the only product on the market capable of automatically detecting and preventing every type of Wi-Fi security threat. These findings came from a new independent security assessment that examined four top Wi-Fi products for their ability to effectively prevent the six major Wi-Fi security threats: rogue access points, rogue clients, neighboring APs, ad-hoc networks, evil twin APs (those with spoofed SSIDs), and misconfigured APs. This is the first Miercom assessment to analyze Wi-Fi products from a security perspective, illuminating significant issues with the built-in security of many wireless APs.
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More and more companies are seeing attempts by outsiders to send phishing or spam mails via their domain name, damaging faith in the company and the company’s brand. False emails are an easy way to steal passwords and credit card details and gain access to user accounts. This is a growing problem for companies, impairing credibility and hindering communication by email.
Make sure the mail your company send is secure by impementing some small validation checks like DMARC and SPF. Both of these options are very easy to implement with a DNS entry.
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WiFi doesn’t give you a competitive advantage, it offers you a chance to compete. With benefits ranging from increased productivity to improved customer satisfaction, implementing a wireless network for your employees and guests has become the table stakes of doing business, but implementing the wrong technology puts your corporate data, customer privacy, and reputation at risk.
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New WatchGuard Firebox M270 Processes Traffic up to 82% Faster than Competitors
Independent testing from Miercom confirms that WatchGuard’s new Firebox M270 is the industry’s fastest entry-level rack-mounted appliance when running all security services.
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All the Changes
A comprehensive list of the changes in Nagios XI 5.5
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In general terms, WebTitan is a direct swap out technically for OpenDNS/Umbrella. They are both DNS filters and based on the same core principles. OpenDNS Umbrella has evolved from a free service to a paid for service that has recently been acquired by the tech giant Cisco. Over the last 36 months, many Cisco OpenDNS Umbrella customers have already switched to WebTitan.
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Is Facebook POPI compliant ?.
It is no secret, Facebook is storing private information about your activities, but did you know what data: have a look . To see your data: click the settings tab and under “General Account Settings”, click “Download a copy of your Facebook data”.
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