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Managed File Transfer and Network Solutions

How MFT Server File Sharing Minimizes Potential eDiscovery Costs

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Oct 12, 2012 @ 11:56 AM

Overview

E-Discovery can be a very expensive and time-consuming process. Hence, it would be wise to minimize the possible impact of exposure. One way to achieve this is to eliminate activities that result in needless dispersion of electronically stored information (ESI). Incidentally, one such activity exists in the realm of file transfers and that's what we're going to talk about now.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, eDiscovery, Cloud Computing, Secure File Transfer

JSCAPE MFT Server Plugin for Outlook 2010 Version 2.1 Released

Posted by Mohammad Jawwad on Wed, Sep 12, 2012 @ 04:51 PM

JSCAPE is pleased to announce the release of JSCAPE MFT Server Plugin for Outlook 2010 v2.1.  This release is a complete rewrite of the plugin from the ground up, the plugin is lighter, faster and offers several new features.

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Topics: News, JSCAPE MFT Server Plugin for Outlook, JSCAPE MFT Server

3 Crucial Components for Enterprise File Transfers

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Aug 25, 2012 @ 03:57 PM

Overview

The volume of sensitive information being exchanged among large organizations is growing at a tremendous pace. Unless these organizations beef up IT security, all that information could easily fall into the wrong hands.  In this post, we take a look at three security solutions that are emerging as the most crucial components of highly secure, enterprise-class file transfers.

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

JSCAPE MFT Server 8.4 Released

Posted by Van Glass on Wed, Aug 15, 2012 @ 11:44 AM

JSCAPE is pleased to announce the release of JSCAPE MFT Server 8.4. This release focuses primarily on a number of performance enhancements designed to reduce overall memory and CPU consumption in both the server process and management user interface. These improvements are especially useful for instances managing a large number of domains.

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Topics: News, JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer

Setting Passwords and Enforcing Password Compliance

Posted by Chris F. on Wed, Jul 18, 2012 @ 09:54 AM

Overview

In this video we will be doing a brief overview of password and password compliance settings in JSCAPE MFT Server.  There are several places in JSCAPE MFT server manager to change different passwords so I will show you where to find them as well as how to enforce password compliance for users.  There are several things you need to know regarding passwords and password compliance and we will discuss them in this video.

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

Choosing Key Lengths for Encrypted File Transfers

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Jul 06, 2012 @ 10:31 AM

Overview

Whenever you generate a server key on JSCAPE MFT Server, you're asked to specify a key length. Since longer keys translate to stronger security, choosing the longer key length might seem like a no-brainer. But why did JSCAPE have to include an option for a shorter key then? Will there be instances where you'll have to choose the shorter key? The answer is yes. And in this post, we'll explain when that can be the case.

 

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

UDP File Transfers with JSCAPE MFT Server and AnyClient

Posted by Chris F. on Tue, Jun 26, 2012 @ 10:55 AM

Overview

In this video we will discuss how to setup the AFTP service in JSCAPE MFT Server and how to connect to it using AnyClient.  

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Videos, Accelerated File Transfer, UDP File Transfer

How to Secure PCI-DSS FTP Compliance

Posted by John V. on Tue, Jun 19, 2012 @ 11:27 AM

Overview

PCI-DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) contains a couple of requirements that practically discourage organizations who handle credit card data from using FTP for their file transfers. In this post, we'll examine those requirements more closely to see what the options are for those who still find it difficult to ditch this antiquated technology. 

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

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