Ekran

Newport Beach, CA, USA
2013
Dec 21, 2021   |  By Ekran
Brute forcing user credentials is one of the easiest ways for hackers to get access to protected resources. The fewer password and access protection measures an organization has in place, the easier it is to steal or guess credentials. During the pandemic and the switch to remote work, the security posture of many organizations weakened. As a result, the amount of brute force attacks spiked from 13% in 2019 to 31.6% in 2020 according to a Kaspersky report .
Dec 8, 2021   |  By Ekran
Detecting malicious activity takes weeks or even months despite the many efforts companies put into building cybersecurity threat detection systems. You can increase your chances of uncovering malicious activity by studying insider threat techniques and applying diverse detection methods. In this article, we discuss the most common techniques behind insider threats and their possible indicators as well as ways you can detect insider threats in an efficient manner.
Nov 23, 2021   |  By Ekran
Even organizations with productive and loyal employees are prone to malicious insiders who commit fraud. Such activity is not easy to detect because insiders usually mishandle the same data they regularly process as part of their jobs, and do so bit by bit. Also, the motives for committing fraud can be unobvious. In this article, we define what insider fraud is, what risks it brings, and how security officers can reduce those risks with a comprehensive cybersecurity strategy.
Nov 9, 2021   |  By Ekran
A data breach isn’t just a concern for cybersecurity officers anymore. Entailing costly remediation activities and reputational damage, a data breach becomes a complex financial issue for the whole business. Reducing the risk of a data breach can save your company millions of dollars in addition to saving your reputation and client loyalty. The best way to reduce the cost of a possible data breach is to learn about how breaches happen.
Oct 27, 2021   |  By Ekran
Proper implementation of a user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) tool can solve lots of cybersecurity challenges by detecting well-hidden and slowly executed attacks, automating the analysis of alerts and logs, and speeding up incident investigation. It can even help you improve employee productivity. But implementing a UEBA solution also requires a lot of time and effort along with a clear understanding of how you are going to use it.
Oct 13, 2021   |  By Ekran
Protecting your sensitive data and other critical assets requires establishing secure access to them in the first place. Lots of organizations do this by protecting their remote servers and corporate systems with SSH keys. However, even SSH keys can be compromised and abused by malicious actors. In this article, we talk about SSH keys and their role in secure authentication processes as well as about the benefits of effective SSH key management.
Sep 28, 2021   |  By Ekran
Departing employees are a source of insider threats that often get overlooked. According to a study by Biscom, one in four departing employees steal data when leaving. Whether they do so out of negligence or with malicious intent, such cases can only have negative outcomes for organizations, from losing their competitive advantage to facing penalties for non-compliance with cybersecurity requirements.
Sep 16, 2021   |  By Ekran
When presented with an opportunity, people who never even planned to attack your organization may turn into a severe cybersecurity threat. Forget to block a dismissed employee from accessing your system and they may steal or alter your critical data. Grant a third-party contractor excessive access to your infrastructure and they may cause a serious data breach. That’s why it’s crucial to make sure you don’t give insiders an opportunity to turn malicious.
Aug 31, 2021   |  By Ekran
While it’s difficult to imagine our modern business lives without mass storage devices, printers, scanners, and cameras, each USB connection can be a serious risk for an organization’s security. USB devices can be infected with malware that attacks your corporate system once a device is connected. Such attacks can result in the theft or compromise of sensitive data, damage to your infrastructure, or even damaged machines.
Aug 6, 2021   |  By Ekran
Using unapproved tools, software, and devices is risky. You never know what vulnerabilities so-called shadow IT may have. The pandemic that began in 2020 put a new spin on the shadow IT problem. The sudden need to handle all processes remotely was a true challenge, since the majority of corporate networks were not configured to be safely accessed by employees from home.
Sep 10, 2021   |  By Ekran
How to Deploy Ekran System on Azure Cloud from Azure Marketplace Watch our demo video to learn how to deploy Ekran System to secure your Microsoft Azure environment from insider threats.
Mar 11, 2021   |  By Ekran
See why the the Australian MSP National IT Solutions says Ekran System is the best choice for user behavior monitoring and insider threat management. Ekran System delivers world-class insider risk management capabilities as a service to customers of National IT Solutions and gives the MSP a competitive advantage over other IT service providers.
Jan 21, 2021   |  By Ekran
See why the education organization PECB says Ekran System is the best choice for insider threat management. Robust insider threat management from Ekran System helped an international certification body effectively secure their internal system against security threats and maintain compliance with international information security regulations.
Apr 21, 2020   |  By Ekran
6-minute overview of the Ekran System Insider Threat Management Platform showcasing user activity monitoring, user behavior analytics, employee monitoring, and insider threat detection.
Feb 28, 2020   |  By Ekran
Ekran System® can help you to organize virtual desktop monitoring and user session recording in environments like VMware Horizon, Microsoft Hyper-V, or Citrix. In addition to Citrix session recording, Ekran System delivers a comprehensive set of identity and access management features, real-time alerting, and incident response tool sets.
Oct 28, 2019   |  By Ekran
This video will show you how to monitor an SSH session with the help of Ekran System.
Jun 4, 2019   |  By Ekran
In this video, you’ll learn how to set up two-factor authentication on your servers using Ekran System’s two-factor authentication tool. This tool uses an industry-recognized format that combines two authentication factors: knowledge of user credentials and possession of a verified mobile device.
May 13, 2019   |  By Ekran
In this video, you will learn how to monitor RDP sessions being established to your infrastructure server, Jump server, Citrix server, or even App Publisher.
Apr 9, 2019   |  By Ekran
In this video, you will learn how to detect a leapfrog attack on the corporate servers using insider threat management software.
Jan 22, 2019   |  By Ekran
Get several useful how-to-start tips in this video. Tutorial includes an overview of the process of Ekran System Client Installation and basic aspects of monitoring results analysis.
Jul 6, 2020   |  By Ekran
A functional insider threat program is a core part of any modern cybersecurity strategy. Having controls in place to prevent, detect, and remediate insider attacks and inadvertent data leaks is a necessity for any organization that strives to protect its sensitive data. A functional insider threat program is required by lots of regulations worldwide. For example, NISPOM Change 2 makes it obligatory for any subcontractor working with the US Department of Defense to implement an insider threat program. However, designing an insider threat program that is both effective and efficient can be hard.
Jul 6, 2020   |  By Ekran
User behavior monitoring is a new approach to insider threat prevention and detection. A lot of companies include a user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA) solution in their insider threat program. Implementing such a program is obligatory to comply with a lot of industry standards (e.g. NIST, HIPAA, PCI DSS, etc.). However, each company is free to use any insider threat prevention tool that meets their needs.
Jul 1, 2020   |  By Ekran
A system administrator is essential for almost any organization. Whether they're an in-house employee or a subcontractor, a system administrator plays a huge role in keeping your business operating continuously and smoothly and keeping it compliant with enterprise data protection requirements. System administrators have full control over the ins and outs of your database and, in many cases, over its underlying physical infrastructure. That's why you need to pay close attention to an admin's actions in order to protect a database. In this article, we discuss best practices and tools to do that.

Ekran System combines three essential insider security controls: activity monitoring, access management, and identity management. Functionality is provided in a single universal software platform delivering light-weight agents for all types of endpoints.

Ekran System monitoring and session recording functionality is based on advanced screen video recording module enhanced with multi-layer indexing metadata that includes application names, visited URLs, opened files, typed commands, run script content, keystrokes, connected devices, and more details.

The product detection capabilities include smart alert system with optional automated incident response toolset.

Why companies choose Ekran System:

  • Major user-based risk management controls in one platform: Ekran System delivers identity and access management, session recording and activity audits, as well as incident response functionality to detect and prevent insider threats in accordance with NIST 800-53 and most IT security standards.
  • Full desktop and server OS support: Ekran System offers clients for all popular operating systems and supports virtual environments as well as any network architecture. You don’t have to choose between agent-based and jump server schemes: we support any hybrid enterprise architecture.
  • Enterprise-ready: Ekran System is easy to implement in large-scale environments due to its high availability, multi-tenancy, and ability to fill the gaps of existing security solutions. Ekran provides enterprise-oriented features such as system resource and health monitoring dashboards and scheduling of automated maintenance tasks.
  • Low total cost of ownership: A perpetual licensing model provides you with the latest version of Ekran System. Floating endpoint licensing enables license reassignment in a couple of clicks. For virtual environments, this process is automated to enhance your organization’s agility.

Build you insider threat program with Ekran System!