Thycotic Blog

Technical Product Updates and Industry Trends

  • Devolution’s Remote Desktop Manager integrates with Secret Server

    Thycotic Software would like to thank our technology partner, Devolutions, for recently integrating their Remote Desktop Manager with Secret Server. Remote Desktop Manager’s integration with Secret Server enables you to launch your remote access applications easily and securely without knowing the credentials. By using our publicly available Secret Server API, Remote Desktop Manager is able

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  • Launching Batch Files in Secret Server

    A feature that was introduced in Secret Server 8.0 was the ability for the launcher to launch a batch script that is stored in Secret Server. This is useful when a custom launcher needs to be able to start multiple processes. For example, to create a custom launcher that starts an SSH tunnel program then

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  • Sneak Preview: HSM Data Encryption with SafeNet

    We’re working with SafeNet, an industry leader in data protection, to bring hardware data encryption to Secret Server. We’re adding support for SafeNet’s Hardware Security Modules, or HSMs. Pictured: SafeNet LUNA PCI HSM SafeNet’s Luna PCI HSM (pictured) is FIPS 140-2 Level 2 and 3 compliant, bringing a new level of data protection to your

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  • Sneak Preview: Bookmarklet 2.0

    Our team is working to make logging in to websites easier than ever with new bookmarklet functionality. The new bookmarklet is able to work on any web page, and automatically log you in. It is only required that the web page has a secret in the Secret Server, and that the user be logged in

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  • Sneak Preview: Dashboard Enhancements

    The next release of Secret Server has a lot of new functionality, in addition several tweaks to the user interface. We can catch a of glimpse of that now with one of the improvements to Secret Server’s dashboard. The Dashboard’s Secret View widget will now dynamically expand to take up the full width of the

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  • Get passwords out of batch files and scripts

    Secret Server Enterprise Plus Edition has an Application Server API that can be used to get passwords out of your configuration files and scripts.  The idea is to authorize the application server to access Secret Server (this is done by installing the Secret Server Application Server API on the application server) – there is then

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