Remote Access and GDPR Part 5: The Right-to-be-Forgotten

Hello and welcome once again to our ongoing series on the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation and its impact on the use of remote access and control software. This week we’ll be digging into the “right-to-be-forgotten.” More specifically, the rights of access, portability, rectification, and erasure.… Read on

Remote Access and GDPR Part 4: Data Minimization

Welcome back to our ongoing series on the 2018 General Data Protection Regulation, where we dive into the upcoming EU regulation and how it will impact the way we use remote access tools. Today our focus is on data minimization, at the heart of which is the general rule: process data only as needed.… Read on

Audit logging now available in the Netop Portal

During the early morning hours of October 25th, Netop released an update to the Netop Remote Control Portal. This update introduces a new audit logging capability, providing users with a thorough record of all portal based activities.

Audit logs are an invaluable tool for monitoring the security and integrity of your systems.… Read on

Secure Remote Privileged Access for Your Vendors’ Technicians

Many organizations depend on a variety of external vendors to support their IT infrastructure, network and systems. In many cases, they overlook remote third-party access as a privileged access point that requires narrow security controls.

“Most organizations granting remote privileged application or operating system-level access to third-party users leave gaps that introduce significant security risks“

Gartner research “How to Secure Remote Privileged Access for Third-Party Technicians”

Facts

  • Malicious remote access represents “a significant hazard with networked POS devices,” accounting for 62% of incidents within POS environments.
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