[INFOGRAPHIC] NETWORK SECURITY: PREPARE FOR HUMAN ERROR

Are user credentials sufficient for secure authentication? 

No. The use of user credentials (username and password) by itself presents a high risk of unauthorized access and is no longer a viable option for secure authentication.

Is two-factor authentication the solution?Read on

More secure, more configurable – NRC 12.50 has arrived!

Most secure remote control update availableI am happy to announce the release of Netop Remote Control version 12.50. With improvements in password storage and encryption, added security for Internet connectivity, and updates to the WebConnect interface, 12.50 is our most secure version yet.… Read on

EU Data Protection reform and its implications on remote access

EU Data Protection DirectiveIn December 2015 the EU Commission put forward a reform of Data protection regulation that aims to “to make Europe fit for the digital age.” The regulation will take effect on May 25, 2018.

“And so what?” you might ask. I contend that this regulation will have much more impact on society worldwide than the effect of the Millennium challenge, Y2K.… Read on

IoT Connections will Surpass Mobile in 2018

IoT outpaces mobile growthThe volume of connected devices and the reach of the Internet of Things continues to grow at a staggering rate.  Ericcson released their 2016 Mobility Report and they have predicted this rate will increase over the next several years, with IoT connections surpassing mobile connections by 2018.… Read on

Connecting with Toshiba Global Commerce

Remote Access for Toshiba POS SystemsFor several years, Netop has worked with Toshiba to build a solution that enables secure remote access into point-of-sale systems running the Toshiba 4690 operating system.  In addition to supporting Windows-based point-of-sale systems, Linux devices and other in-store technology, Netop Remote Control is certified for use with Toshiba 4690.… Read on