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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

Required MFT Server Password Settings for PCI DSS Compliance - Part 1

Posted by John V. on Wed, May 23, 2012 @ 02:14 PM

Overview

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.

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

Running Reports using Search Results in JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, May 10, 2012 @ 10:24 AM

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.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer

JSCAPE MFT Server 8.3 Released

Posted by Van Glass on Wed, May 09, 2012 @ 10:59 AM

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.

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Topics: News, JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Accelerated File Transfer

JSCAPE MFT Gateway 1.5 Released

Posted by Van Glass on Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 04:38 PM

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.

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Topics: News, JSCAPE MFT Gateway, Managed File Transfer

Security Conscience Notification Triggers

Posted by Chris F. on Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 10:48 AM

Overview

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.

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

Capturing & Responding to Trigger Errors in JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by Chris Frisch on Mon, Apr 30, 2012 @ 01:49 PM

Overview

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. 

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

Exploring Regular Expressions in DLP

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Apr 13, 2012 @ 01:20 PM

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. 

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Data Loss Prevention, Compliance, regular expressions