Thycotic Blog

Technical Product Updates and Industry Trends

  • Secret Server version 7.8.000061 Released!

    A new release for Secret Server is now available.  For full details, view the official release notes available here:  http://www.thycotic.com/Secretserver_releasenotes.html Secret Server Release version 7.8.000061 is primarily about reporting features and enhancements.  The big announcement is Scheduled Reports.  Secret Server Administrators can now schedule their reports and also have them emailed to a subscription list.  Additionally,

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  • Thycotic Software (booth #2228) at VMWorld 2012 San Francisco

    Thycotic Software will be at VMWorld 2012!  Please join us at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA on August 26th through August 30th.  We will have demonstrations of Secret Server, Password Reset Server, and our newest product Group Management Server.  Stop by booth #2228 and you can meet the team and learn about the newest features in Secret Server. VMWorld is an

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  • Secret Server SMTP Authentication

    As a tie-in to our previous blog post Secret Server and Secure LDAP, SMTP Authentication was another important feature released in Secret Server version 7.8.000036. SMTP Authentication was implemented as a direct result of customer requests. Many of our clients work in environments that require secure messaging. In this release and beyond, Secret Server now

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  • Secret Server and Secure LDAP

    In April 2012, we released Secret Server v7.8.000036. This was the first release to include support for Secure LDAP often referred to as LDAPS (and not to be confused with SLAPD!) Subsequent releases of Secret Server will support LDAPS. Since the release of LDAPS, it has remained a bit of an unintentional secret (no pun

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  • Meet Thycotic in San Francisco at RSA 2012!

    Will you be in San Francisco for RSA Conference 2012? We’ll be there too! Thycotic Software is excited to demonstrate our flagship products Secret Server and Password Reset Server live. Please join us at the Moscone Center February 27th – March 2 and learn about the newest features. Thycotic’s booth (#2550) is located here: Secret

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  • Using the PuTTY launcher on custom ports

    Do you use custom ports for accessing your systems through SSH or telnet?  If you do, you’ll find that the launcher is configured for standard ports.  Configuring these ports requires the creation of a custom launcher and a few other steps.  This information is outlined in the Secret Server KnowledgeBase under the title: How can

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