Christmas is the ideal time to relax and switch off but unfortunately there’s no holiday from potential IT security issues at any organization. Furthermore, the absence of administrators or other staff from the IT help desk can only exacerbate the situation. So if you want to avoid Santa bringing you any nasty surprises, you need a dynamic change configuration auditing solution for server components to bulletproof your IT security system … Read more
What was born on the cloud is now descending to your premises! With the release of Exchange 2016, Microsoft is making a bunch of new features whose radiance we have glimpsed in Exchange Online as a part of Office 365 available for on-premises deployment. These features, having powered millions of mailboxes and public folders in the Cloud environment and having gone through trials and testing in the hands of users … Read more
How securing data access across Windows Servers help organizations to better manage their shared data06.03.2015, IT Security, by Satyendra.
Security Auditing of an enterprise – whether in an extremely large organization or a smaller one is one of the most important concern pertaining to protect your confidential or private data from hackers eyes. Unauthorized file access, falsification and even deletion and modification of files & folders has become a common phenomenon in organizations where it becomes difficult to audit events, track malicious user actions & monitor illegal access.
Every Exchange administrator will frankly admit that Exchange to Exchange/Office is a tedious task even for a seasoned administrator. Owing to the complexities involved, organizations go for Exchange migration only after detailed study and planning. LepideMigrator for Exchange (LME) is a professional tool that automates the data migration between two Exchange Servers that are located in same or different domains. It migrates data to Office 365 cloud too. Some important … Read more
The biggest hazard involved in upgrading Exchange Server in any organization is the migration of mailboxes and its contents. The process of transferring emails includes different challenges such as compatibility with the new server, incomplete migration, non-selective transfer, no option to recover corrupted mailboxes, etc. In this article, we will describe the issues in migrating emails while upgrading the Exchange Server and their resolution. Limitations of Inbuilt Tools Inbuilt tools … Read more
A hosted Exchange Server or online Exchange Server offers a number of benefits over on-premise Exchange Server deployments. As a result, a lot of companies of all sizes – small, medium and large are planning, or already in process to move to hosted Exchange Server. You can choose Microsoft Online Service as a cloud platform to position your Exchange environment onto. This service is now known as Office 365. Benefits … Read more
Server systems are the pillars of an organization’s working environment, and they should be up and running at all times, without any interruptions. If a server crashes or goes down because of an unwanted change, users will not be able to work. Such problematic changes can be a result of IT administrator’s testing of a new policy in a live environment or because of unwelcome access. , this is very … Read more
Are you using domain administrator accounts to manage Active Directory (AD) or support end-user devices? Here are some tips and best practices to help improve security and change control. It’s a common scenario. A new employee joins the IT department, and the first task is to provide them with access, often in the form of an account with domain administrator privileges. I’ve always found it somewhat curious that organizations often … Read more
Investing in securing data at rest on servers, and over-the-wire encryption is vital, but unless the devices used to access data are also effectively secured, all other efforts might be in vain. Many organizations consider their most important IT assets to be the servers that process the data that the business couldn’t operate without, employing sophisticated defenses to provide protection, including products such as LepideAuditor Suite. But ignoring basic best … Read more
IT audits are never fun, but surviving an IT audit is largely just a matter of being able to give the auditors the information that they ask for and being able to prove that you are adhering to established procedure. Of course there are many different types of IT audits and each has its own unique nuances, but there are some general best practices that tend to apply across the … Read more