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  • 13 OCT 15

Enhanced Help Desk Support and Password Synchronization for Office 365 Added to Thycotic Password Reset Server

Password Reset Server has seen substantial product updates in the last year alone. One of the major improvements to our password-reset tool has been the addition of password synchronization to Office 365. If an organization needs to keep passwords between their internal AD and Office 365 in sync, and aren’t using ADFS users can reset

  • 22 SEP 15

Automating End-User Password Resets for Security & Fewer Headaches

I hear about passwords across all forms of media. Admittedly, I get frustrated trying to come up with a different password to log into my work computer every three months. I have a favorite meme that asks the end user for an uppercase letter, a symbol, and the blood of a virgin. Most people are

  • 28 JUL 15

New Active Directory Synchronization Upgrade to Password Reset Server

You asked, and we listened! We are excited to release a highly requested customization feature—the ability to schedule what time Active Directory Synchronizations run, plus we added a few other enhancements we think you’re going to like. When Should Active Directory Synchronization Run? Administrators can now choose what time Active Directory Synchronization will run and

  • 22 APR 15

Get More Customization and Security Features with Password Reset Server 4.1

Password Reset Server Account Lockouts Sometimes, users forget their password, but they think that if they just try one more time they will get the right combination. If they are lucky, it works. If they are not lucky, all those failed logon attempts add up, and they end up locking out their Active Directory account.

  • 03 MAR 15

The Top Three Ways Personally Identifiable Information is Leaked in Healthcare

Personally identifiable information (PII) related to healthcare data is 50x more valuable on the black market than credit card data according to Alert Logic. Forty three percent of all identity thefts in the United States in 2013 were accounted to medical related identity theft (Logic, 2014). The healthcare industry knows they need to protect PII. It’s

  • 15 APR 14

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

  • 20 FEB 14

Sneak Peek: New Secret Server features only at RSA Conference 2014

2014 marks Thycotic’s 5th year exhibiting at the RSA cybersecurity conference. RSA is one of the largest gatherings of IT security professionals and analysts in North America. This year, the conference takes place February 24-28th 2014 at the Moscone Center. Thycotic to unveil new Secret Server features We’re excited to demonstrate not-yet-published Secret Server features

  • 27 NOV 13

Password Reset Server: Remind Your Users to Enroll With a Logon Script

Being a self-service password reset tool, Password Reset Server needs its end-users to enroll in the product by answering security questions. This can become a challenge if you want your users to begin changing their password immediately or if you are having difficulty getting users to respond to the enrollment reminders. Password Reset Server offers

  • 12 NOV 13

Reduce Help Desk Calls with Password Reset Server

Any help desk or system administrator will tell you that their company spends much more time resetting end-user passwords then they should. Constant calls to the help desk for this simple yet urgent problem eat a lot IT’s time that could be spent working on other projects and support issues. To help alleviate this problem,

  • 05 NOV 13

Don’t miss our monthly webinars!

Every month, Thycotic hosts a webinar to explore new features, technical integrations and best practices. Last week we discussed a fairly new feature added to Secret Server version 8.3, which has expanded the list of web password changers. Secret Server can now change passwords on Windows Live, Google and Amazon accounts. This means you can