Ekran

Newport Beach, CA, USA
2013
Feb 17, 2021   |  By Ekran
In striving to make sure in-office and remote employees’ work is secure, organizations often rely on technology-centric approaches. Although user monitoring tools and other cybersecurity solutions do their jobs, they still can’t affect employee behavior and fully secure remote work. To engage remote employees into cybersecurity, organizations are now shifting to a human-centric approach.
Feb 10, 2021   |  By Ekran
An efficient insider threat program is a core part of any modern cybersecurity strategy. Having controls in place to detect, deter, and respond to insider attacks and inadvertent data leaks is a necessity for any organization that strives to protect its sensitive data. It’s also required by many IT regulations, standards, and laws: NISPOM, NIST SP 800-53, HIPAA, PCI DSS, and others. In this article, we’ll share best practices for developing an insider threat program.
Jan 30, 2021   |  By Ekran
Is your sensitive data secure? It’s no exaggeration: any company can fall victim to cyber crime. Reports of cyber attacks come from government organizations, educational and healthcare institutions, banks, law firms, nonprofits, and many other organizations. Hackers, insider threats, ransomware, and other dangers are out there. Smart businesses are investing more in cybersecurity to eliminate risks and keep their sensitive data safe, and this has already brought the first results.
Jan 26, 2021   |  By Ekran
Insider threats are expensive. The average cost of an insider threat rose to $11.45 million according to the 2020 Cost Of Insider Threats Global Report [PDF] by the Ponemon Institute. Companies have to spend a fortune on lawsuits, fines for non-compliance with security requirements, and to mitigate the consequences of cybersecurity incidents. Not to mention the negative impact such incidents have on an organization’s reputation.
Jan 13, 2021   |  By Ekran
When faced with a real-life cybersecurity threat, few organizations know what steps to take first in order to handle the incident and minimize its impact on the business. Having a well-thought-through cyber security incident response plan (IRP) in place is the only way to get yourself fully prepared for dealing with this kind of situation. In this article, we’ll tell you in detail how you can build an IRP that perfectly fits the needs of your business.
Jan 12, 2021   |  By Ekran
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is often considered the strictest regulation in the world for securing users’ private data. It applies to all organizations that process the personal data of European Union citizens and residents, and the fines for non-compliance reach up to €20 million. In this article, we explore the nature of this regulation, list its key principles, and offer a seven-step checklist for meeting GDPR compliance requirements.
Dec 28, 2020   |  By Ekran
Insiders remain one of the key threats to corporate cybersecurity. But insider threats are changing: they’re becoming more frequent, trickier to detect, more damaging, and, ultimately, more costly. Industry statistics and reports on insider threats help us detect those trends and upgrade our security to combat them.
Dec 17, 2020   |  By Ekran
Every company has plenty of insiders: employees, business partners, third-party vendors. They all have a certain level of access to corporate infrastructure and business data: some have limited access to general information of low value, while others can easily access the most valuable and sensitive data. This access is what makes insiders one of the greatest threats to a company’s cybersecurity. And this is why it’s important to understand what an insider attack is.
Dec 2, 2020   |  By Ekran
Cooperation is the key to success. Working with third parties helps businesses increase their productivity and efficiency, produce better products and services, employ highly qualified experts, and cut costs. But all these benefits come at the price of increased cybersecurity risks. Minor flaws in your third-party vendor’s security and privacy routines may turn into cybersecurity weaknesses for your company.
Nov 18, 2020   |  By Ekran
Employees know all the ins and outs of a company’s infrastructure and cybersecurity tools. That’s why we witness hundreds of malicious and inadvertent insider attacks that lead to data breaches and harm companies. Such attacks often lead to financial and reputational losses and may even ruin a business.
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.
Jan 17, 2019   |  By Ekran
Get a brief overview of Ekran System platform capabilities. Protect your digital infrastructure for insider threats!
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!