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Aug 10, 2022   |  By Ekran
Your organization might leverage cloud computing because of its practical advantages: flexibility, rapid deployment, cost efficiency, scalability, and storage capacity. But do you put enough effort into ensuring the cybersecurity of your cloud infrastructure? You should, as data breaches and leaks, intellectual property theft, and compromise of trade secrets are still possible in the cloud.
Jul 27, 2022   |  By Ekran
Traditional identity and access management (IAM) implementation methods can’t provide enough flexibility, responsiveness, and efficiency. Indeed, many organizations struggle with developing a mature IAM program according to the State of Enterprise Identity report by the Ponemon Institute. Among the key reasons for this challenge cited by respondents in the report are a lack of employee awareness, an insufficient budget, and ineffective planning.
Jul 20, 2022   |  By Ekran
Financial data is a desired target for cybercriminals. Hackers frequently attack financial institutions such as banks, loan services, investment and credit unions, and brokerage firms. Security incidents in the financial sector are extremely expensive (surpassed only by the healthcare industry), with the average total cost of a data breach reaching $5.72 million in 2021.
Jul 6, 2022   |  By Ekran
In today’s complex and interdependent world, it’s incredibly difficult to deliver a product or service without a supply chain. But this dependency creates additional risks – from reputational losses to major business disruptions. And with 62% of organizations being impacted by supply chain cyberattacks in 2021, mitigating risks created by third parties is extremely important.
Jun 30, 2022   |  By Ekran
Access control is one of the most important cybersecurity practices. Careful adjustment of users’ access rights helps to secure sensitive data and reduces the chance of a successful attack. However, choosing an access control model relevant to your organization can be tricky. In one of our previous posts, we reviewed role-based and attribute-based access control models. This article discusses use cases for mandatory and discretionary access control models.
Jun 15, 2022   |  By Ekran
System administrators hold the keys to your organization’s cybersecurity. However, their accounts can also be a source of cybersecurity risks to your company. Both cybercriminals and malicious administrators can exploit the elevated privileges for their own benefit. In this article, we explore key risks coming from admin accounts and offer seven effective practices you can adopt to secure administrative access to your organization’s critical systems and data.
Jun 1, 2022   |  By Ekran
Knowledge is power. Especially in the hands of your competitors. Information about your company, its products and services, finances, sales, and marketing strategy is a weapon of modern economic warfare. That’s why it’s important to ensure that your organization’s data is well-protected. In this article, we explain (with real-life examples) how corporate spies attack and discuss how to prevent industrial espionage.
May 18, 2022   |  By Ekran
Ekran System is glad to announce new capabilities for integrating with Microsoft Power BI that will help you simplify data processing and visualization. Since the majority of our customers use Microsoft Power BI to visualize data, optimizing the Ekran System API for working with this tool was a top priority for us. Now, you can easily and quickly export your monitoring data from Ekran System directly to a report template of your choice in Power BI.
May 11, 2022   |  By Ekran
Rights and powers mean access to data. And sometimes, when an employee feels a lack of control, they can use the data they’ve been given access to for their own benefit. This misuse can threaten an organization’s data security or even lead to a data breach. Data misuse was in the top seven categories of threat actions in 2020 according to the Verizon 2021 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR). For organizations, data misuse may lead to costly lawsuits and loss of reputation.
May 5, 2022   |  By Ekran
Suffering from a data breach has become as real as being robbed on the street. The main difference is that losing your organization’s sensitive data will lead not only to monetary losses but also to the loss of clients and reputation. The first step to preventing data breaches is conducting research on possible threats you face. Your list of threats mainly depends on your industry and the types of data you store.
Apr 29, 2022   |  By Ekran
How to Deploy Ekran System in Large-Scale Environments Watch our video to learn how to use Ekran System in large deployments and learn more about its readiness for enterprise environments.
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.
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!