10 Best Practices for Desktop Virtualization

10 Best Practices for Desktop Virtualization

10 Best Practices for Desktop Virtualization   1. Keep machines updated Keep all machines in your environment up to date with security patches. One advantage is that you can use thin clients as terminals, which simplifies this task. 2. Protect all machines in your environment with antivirus softwareConsider using platform-specific anti-malware software such as the Microsoft Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) for Windows machines. Some authorities recommend using the latest Microsoft-supported version of EMET within their regulated environments. Note that,…

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Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips for Businesses in 2018

Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips for Businesses in 2018

Top 10 Cybersecurity Tips for Businesses in 2018  1.  Backup, Backup, Backup Backing up your data is one the most important step oganzaions should take when it comes to cybersecurity. The WannaCry ransomware attack last year put the focus on just how important backing up data is to protect businesses and services from ransomware. The FBI recommends backing up regularly as one of the best ways to beat ransomware. They also recommend you verify the integrity of those backups and…

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The Necessity of User Monitoring in Financial Services  – Why Your Business Needs User Activity Monitoring Software

The Necessity of User Monitoring in Financial Services  – Why Your Business Needs User Activity Monitoring Software

User Monitoring in Financial Services Financial Services companies operate in a difficult environment. Many of their applications are absolutely vital to the proper workings of the global economy. They are one of the most heavily regulated industries in the world, and they are a constant target of hackers. Their systems need to be available, performant, and secure while generating the revenue sought by Wall Street and their shareholders. 1.Compliance Many industries have data and employee monitoring requirements, requiring log collection…

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Everything You Need to Know About Meltdown & Spectre

Everything You Need to Know About Meltdown & Spectre

Everything You Need to Know About Meltdown & Spectre What are Meltdown and Spectre? Meltdown and Spectre are software viruses that take advantage of recently discovered computer hardware security vulnerabilities. They are the result of a hardware design flaw that was originally found to be present in all Intel chips made in the last 20 years. This flaw essentially allows rogue programs to access the contents of protected kernel memory areas of the computer’s processors. The Meltdown and Spectre exploits…

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TSFactory’s RecordTS – User Activity Monitoring

TSFactory’s RecordTS – User Activity Monitoring

User Activity Monitoring RecordTS is a remote session recording solution and User Activity Monitoring that records and audits employees, administrators, external vendors, and consultants’ activities while remotely logged into your Windows servers. MORE USE CASES Employee Monitoring Contractor Activity Auditing Compliance Training / Proctoring Cyber Security   Security and Compliancy Assistance Recording sessions allows you to monitor access to published applications that contain sensitive or confidential information; for example medical patient records, customer information, or financial data. This information can…

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5 Reasons You Should Monitor Your Employees’ Computers

5 Reasons You Should Monitor Your Employees’ Computers

  5 Reasons You Should Monitor Your Employees’ Computers And Not Just to See If They’ve Been on Facebook   1. Audit User Activity Employee monitoring software is useful to find out what your employees are doing while logged into their desktops. While it may be important to monitor their productivity, the real concerns are when it comes to insider threat management. Did Linda from HR open a phishing email? Did the new intern share a secured file they should…

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RecordTS v4 Now in Citrix Marketplace

RecordTS v4 Now in Citrix Marketplace

TSFactory’s RecordTS v4 can now be found in Citrix Ready Marketplace. RecordTS records remote desktop session activity when users connect to a server, a workstation, a Terminal Server, or a Citrix Server. All activity is recorded including keystrokes, mouse movements, file downloads, etc. – nothing is left out or missed. Recordings can be automatically stored to a central storage area and databased to provide for quicker searches and report generation. Central management available via a web console. RecordTS is scalable…

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RecordTS – The Best Replacement for Citrix SmartAuditor & Session Recorder

RecordTS – The Best Replacement for Citrix SmartAuditor & Session Recorder

TSFactory’s RecordTS is a powerful, efficient, high performance recording solution for Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop virtual desktops as well as for VMware Horizon and RDS. RecordTS session recorder captures video of all on-screen activity – with technology that’s more reliable than Citrix SmartAuditor. RecordTS is the best alternative to replace Citrix SmartAuditor. Affordable, robust and reliable. Security and Compliancy Assistance Recording sessions allows you to monitor access to files or programs that contain sensitive or confidential information; for example financial data, customer information,…

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Introducing RecordTS v4 – Record in the Cloud

Introducing RecordTS v4 – Record in the Cloud

RecordTS v4 takes a big step forward in helping customers combat insider threats. It allows you to know what your vendors, employees, and privileged users are doing. Knowing what users are doing with your company information is a key piece of telling a better security story. Our newest version of RecordTS is better than ever! What’s New With RecordTS v4? Native storage server, up to 40x faster than SQL databases Export stored sessions to a common video format for portability Universal…

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TSFactory Receives 5 Star Review from Leading IT Security Magazine

TSFactory Receives 5 Star Review from Leading IT Security Magazine

TSFactory received a 5 star review in SC Magazine, the leading source of specialist information and intelligence for those working in IT security. The review highlighted the ease of use, forensic management of data and good, scalable performance. In SC’s review they note, while monitoring remote sessions may not be the first thing you consider when you are planning DFIR, if you are accessing servers and critical/sensitive workstations remotely you should strongly consider RecordTS, no matter what the size of your…

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