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.
Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions
Certain PCI-DSS requirements dictate how passwords should be generated, managed and used in file transfer systems located within or connected to your cardholder data environment. In this post, we'll identify what those requirements are and then point to ways you can meet them when using JSCAPE MFT Server.
Do you wish you could run reports on your JSCAPE MFT Server based on specific search results that were previously created on the Logging module? This capability can be particularly useful during audits or investigations, when you would like to get finer levels of reporting regarding your file transfers.
JSCAPE is pleased to announce the release of JSCAPE MFT Server 8.3. This release contains several improvements, the most notable being the addition of streaming compression support in it's AFTP (Accelerated File Transfer Protocol) service. Utilizing streaming compression users can achieve file transfers up to 800% faster than before.
Several security enhancements were also added to the latest release to help protect against common attack vectors and pass security compliance requirements. All users are encouraged to upgrade to the latest version of JSCAPE MFT Server.
JSCAPE is pleased to announce the release of JSCAPE MFT Gateway 1.5. This release includes several enhancements, the most important of which is the ability to define URL rewrite rules when setting up a reverse proxies for HTTP/S protocols.
In this article we will discuss the creation of some security conscience notifications. We will be using Triggers to respond via email when certain events take place that an administrator may wish to know about immediately. This can be useful when you have a complex configuration on your JSCAPE MFT Server that includes many Users, Groups and Triggers.
In this article we will discuss how to use the Trigger Error Event Type to capture errors and respond to them. In the example we are going to walk through we will be using the Trigger Error Event Type to capture the error from a failed action of another Trigger and send an email to the administrator.
There are a number of areas in JSCAPE MFT Server where regular expressions can be employed. The regular expressions in the DLP (Data Loss Prevention) module, for instance, play a crucial role in finding sensitive credit card numbers among data stored in your managed file transfer server. This will allow you to automate the tedious task of finding and protecting (e.g. by encryption) these sensitive data and help you comply with PCI DSS requirements.
JSCAPE is pleased to announce the release of JSCAPE MFT Monitor 2.1. This release contains several minor enhancements to the user interface designed to improve the user experience.
Here's something that's particularly useful if you want to provide access control to JSCAPE MFT Server directories based on user roles. It's called Groups. JSCAPE managed file transfer server Groups are named sets of virtual directories and file system permissions that may be assigned to multiple user accounts. You can use them to comply with certain laws and regulations like PCI-DSS, HIPAA, and SOX.