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Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions

How to do SSL File Transfers

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Jun 14, 2012 @ 01:22 PM

Overview

In one of my previous posts, I defined what an SSL file transfer is. Today, I'm going to show you how to actually set up an SSL file transfer service on JSCAPE MFT Server. After that, I'll demonstrate how an AnyClient user would connect to your server and perform a secure file transfer using that particular service.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, AnyClient, Secure File Transfer, FTP

Using DLP to Protect Credit Card Data - Part 3

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Tue, Jun 12, 2012 @ 11:06 AM

Applying OpenPGP encryption to a file containing credit card numbers

In Part 1, we showed you how to configure DLP on a group directory in order to detect uploaded files that contained credit card numbers. Then in Part 2, we laid out the steps for sending an automatic email notification whenever such files were detected. This time, we're going to teach you how to protect those files using OpenPGP encryption.  

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Security, Data Loss Prevention, OpenPGP

Using DLP to Protect Credit Card Data - Part 2

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Jun 07, 2012 @ 12:18 PM

If you followed the steps in Part 1, then you should now have a DLP-enabled group. That group directory will have the capability to detect files stored in it that contain certain credit card numbers. If a member of that group attempts to download such a file, the server will prevent the download from taking place and fire a "DLP rule matched" event. In the screenshot below, a user is prevented by JSCAPE's DLP from downloading a file containing MasterCard numbers.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Security, Data Loss Prevention

Introducing Banned Files - Video Tutorial

Posted by Chris F. on Wed, Jun 06, 2012 @ 12:34 PM

Overview

In this video tutorial we are discussing the Banned Files module available in JSCAPE MFT Server. This is a discussion about what the Banned Files module is, what it does and how it works.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos, Tutorials

Software Installation Service Launched

Posted by Van Glass on Fri, Jun 01, 2012 @ 11:53 AM

IT departments are continually being asked to do more with less. These constraints can make installation and configuration of new software a real headache. No worries JSCAPE has the cure.

JSCAPE is pleased to announce that it now offers remote installation and configuration services for JSCAPE MFT Server and JSCAPE MFT Gateway.

In just an hour a JSCAPE installation expert can have your software up and running. Let us save you valuable time, as well as ensure your software is configured to perform at the highest levels of efficiency and security. Our installation expert will also be available to answer any technical questions.

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Topics: News, JSCAPE MFT Server, JSCAPE MFT Gateway

Using DLP to Protect Credit Card Data - Part 1

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, May 31, 2012 @ 09:46 AM

Overview

A large share of all data security breach incidents involve non-malicious company insiders. In fact, Ponemon's "2013 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis" revealed that an astounding 35% of data security breaches in 2012 were simply caused by negligent employees or contractors. In a file transfer server, where multiple users can share a single folder, such incidents can easily happen.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Security, Data Loss Prevention

Using Trading Partners in JSCAPE MFT Server - Part 2

Posted by Chris F. on Wed, May 30, 2012 @ 12:48 PM

Overview

This is the second installment of a 2 part video tutorial on Using Trading Partners in JSCAPE MFT Server.  In Part 1 we provided an overview of trading partners and demonstrated how to create a trading partner using JSCAPE MFT Server Manager.  In this installment we will demonstrate how to use a trading partner within a trigger.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos

Using Trading Partners in JSCAPE MFT Server - Part 1

Posted by Chris F. on Wed, May 30, 2012 @ 12:44 PM

Overview

In this video post we will discuss the Trading Partners feature of JSCAPE MFT Server.  We will discuss what the Trading Partners feature is and what it is for.  We will walk through creating a Trading Partner for use in creating Triggers.  In Part 2 we will show how you can use trading partners within a trigger.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Business Process Automation, Videos

JSCAPE MFT Server JMX Tutorial

Posted by Chris F. on Tue, May 29, 2012 @ 04:26 PM

Overview

In this video we will be discussing the JMX feature of JSCAPE MFT Server.  I will also show you how to set up a Java profiling application to use this feature. 

JMX is basically a technology that lets you implement a management interface on a java application.  When this service is enable on JSCAPE MFT Server it will allow you to more closely monitor memory and CPE usage.  Once this service is enable you will need to connect to it using a java profiling application to view the statistics.  In this example I will show you how to set this up with a profiler called VisualVM. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos

Required MFT Server Password Settings for PCI DSS Compliance - Part 2

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, May 25, 2012 @ 02:15 PM

In part 1, we enumerated all PCI-DSS requirements that directly affected password settings and practices. Here, we're going to show you how and where in JSCAPE MFT Server you can configure settings in order to meet those requirements.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Security, Compliance, Secure File Transfer