Thycotic Blog

Technical Product Updates and Industry Trends

  • Don’t be the next target! Insider Threat Webinar: Tuesday, May 6 2014

    What is the biggest threat to your sensitive information? The security breaches at Shionogi Pharmaceuticals, South Carolina Department of Revenue and the United Way weren’t caused by external threats – they were initiated by an insider; a seemingly trustworthy employee or ex-employee of the company that had privileged account credentials allowing access to the organization’s

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  • Secret Server Disaster Recovery 101

    Part 1: Form your DR plan Just like any tool that enhances your company’s security, the security of the tool itself is of ultimate importance. That means no backdoors and no way for Thycotic or anyone other than yourselves to decrypt your data. This is really important, but a disaster recovery plan is critical to

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  • Introducing Secret Server 8.5 Pt. 5: PowerShell 3

    Secret Server 8.5 adds a number of new features and functionality. These new features are pretty awesome, so we decided this release deserves a little extra showcasing. Each Thursday post since the 8.5 release highlighted a new Secret Server feature. Check out our previous posts to learn how 8.5 will increase your team’s overall security

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  • Get Increased Control for Identity Verification with Password Reset Server’s Latest Upgrade

    Password Reset Server’s most recent upgrade to 3.2 gives greater control over the identity verification process by allowing administrators to define which questions users must answer correctly. Now, verification questions can be marked as Optional, Required or Grouped. Required Questions Administrators can now mark specific questions as Required, meaning that users will have to provide

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  • Phew. Thycotic solutions remain unaffected during devastating Heartbleed vulnerability.

    The recent OpenSSL vulnerability CVE-2014-0160, or “Heartbleed” is affecting millions of SSL-enabled web servers worldwide; estimates are somewhere between 60% and 80% of servers are affected by the deadly bug. It’s the perfect example of a worst-case scenario: Heartbleed gives attackers the ability to reveal your server’s private SSL key by recovering just enough SSL

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  • Introducing Secret Server 8.5 Pt. 4: SSH Proxy

    Secret Server 8.5 adds a number of new features and functionality. These new features are pretty awesome, so we decided this release deserves a little extra showcasing. Check back each week through April to learn something new about 8.5 and how it will increase your team’s overall security and productivity. This week we take a

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