System Hardening: The Key to Minimizing Attack Surfaces

System Hardening: The Key to Minimizing Attack Surfaces

Cyber-attacks are busting in from all directions. The biggest and most widespread attack was in 2017, called Wannacry. More than 230,000 computers were affected by the ransomware amounting to more than $4 billion in losses. This attack was due to...
CLOUD RECOMMENDATION ENGINE IMPROVEMENTS AND MORE IN V16.16.00

CLOUD RECOMMENDATION ENGINE IMPROVEMENTS AND MORE IN V16.16.00

Cloud Recommendation Engine Improvements Device42 now includes Global Cloud Recommendation Engine Settings you can use to select options for your CRE reports and also schedule a daily sync to populate the CRE data used by the new...
HOW OUT-OF-BAND MANAGEMENT CAN RESOLVE THE CHALLENGES OF REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT

HOW OUT-OF-BAND MANAGEMENT CAN RESOLVE THE CHALLENGES OF REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT

High availability is a must for organizations in an era when downtime can cost millions of dollars per minute. Many large businesses have invested in costly redundant systems, in which a backup system holds copies of servers, applications, and real-time data ready to...
USING REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT TO KEEP UP WITH PATCHES

USING REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT TO KEEP UP WITH PATCHES

The need to patch doesn’t go away just because you’re stuck working at home. Without access to your network operations center (NOC) however, patching may be that much more difficult. If a patch causes an application failure, you might find that downtime lasts a lot...
THE BIGGEST SECURITY RISKS FOR REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT

THE BIGGEST SECURITY RISKS FOR REMOTE DATA CENTER MANAGEMENT

Security is paramount in remote data center management. Administrators must do everything in their power to prevent a doomsday scenario in which attackers are able to steal credentials and take control of the access points that are used to control the data center...