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MFT Security Tip: Encrypting Data-at-Rest

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Mar 28, 2019 @ 05:43 AM

For today’s security tip, we talk about data-at-rest encryption. When your users upload files to your file transfer server, those files are usually stored in plaintext. The risk there is that, if an attacker somehow gains unauthorized access to that server, he or she could simply grab those files and then view their contents.

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, Managed File Transfer, Security, OpenPGP, Videos, Secure File Transfer

MFT Security Tip: Including Uppercase and Lowercase Letters In Passwords

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Fri, Mar 22, 2019 @ 05:02 AM

In today’s security tip, we talk about including uppercase and lowercase characters in passwords. This is related to our previous video about using long passwords. Aside from using long passwords, you can further increase the number of possible password combinations by requiring your users to include uppercase AND lowercase characters.

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

MFT Security Tip: Use Long Passwords

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Mon, Mar 18, 2019 @ 07:37 AM

It’s time for another MFT Security tip. Today, let’s talk about long passwords and why you would want to require your users to use them. To begin, let’s have a thought experiment. Let’s say, the alphabet only consists of two letters - A and B. Of course, we know there are 26 letters all in all, but for the purpose of this discussion, let’s just say there are only two. 

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

[video] Blocking Suspicious IP Addresses When MFT Server Is Behind MFT Gateway

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Feb 13, 2019 @ 04:33 AM

This is a video version of the tutorial "How To Block Suspicious IP Addresses When MFT Server Is Behind MFT Gateway". Here, you'll learn how to configure MFT Server so that it blocks IP addresses at MFT Gateway.  

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Topics: JSCAPE MFT Server, JSCAPE MFT Gateway, Videos, Tutorials, Secure File Transfer, Triggers

Video: Using Azure Files As File Storage System for JSCAPE MFT Server

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Feb 06, 2019 @ 03:06 AM

We just published a video version of the blog post How To Use Azure Files As The File Storage System Of Your MFT ServerIt shows you how to set up JSCAPE MFT Server so that the files your users and other client applications upload to your server are automatically streamed to an Azure Files share.

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

Video: How To Connect And Upload Files From Your Server To An Azure File Share

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Jan 23, 2019 @ 10:45 PM

We just published a video version of the tutorial "How To Connect And Upload Files From Your Server To An Azure File Share". It demonstrates how to configure JSCAPE MFT Server so it can monitor a directory for incoming files and then automatically upload those files to an Azure File share. Watch it here ...

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

How to Push Files Automatically From A Remote Linux Host With No File Transfer Service

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 25, 2018 @ 07:37 PM

Learn how to PUSH files from a remote Linux host even if that host doesn't have any file transfer service (FTP, SFTP, etc) running on it.

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Topics: Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer

How To Pull Files Automatically From A Remote Linux Host With No File Transfer Service

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Sat, Oct 20, 2018 @ 03:03 AM

Learn how to pull files automatically from a remote host that has no built-in file transfer service whatsoever.  

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Topics: Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer

How To Install MFT Synchronizer Agent on Linux

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Thu, Oct 11, 2018 @ 04:26 AM

MFT Synchronizer Agent is the answer if you need to transfer files between two hosts and one host doesn't have any file transfer application whatsoever. In this post, we'll teach you how to install MFT Synchronizer Agent on Linux. 

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Topics: Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer

How To Install MFT Synchronizer on Windows

Posted by John Carl Villanueva on Wed, Oct 10, 2018 @ 03:23 AM

Learn how to install JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer on Windows through this video.

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Topics: Business Process Automation, Videos, Tutorials, JSCAPE MFT Synchronizer