How Your Remote Team Can Address the Rise of Cyberattacks

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Once again, and for the 18th consecutive October, it is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Top of mind for the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) this year is the security of remote work architectures and remote workers. In 2020, Organizations made

Cyber-Attacks Infographic: What You Should Know and Tips for Prevention

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Cyber-attacks are growing at an exponential rate. From phishing scams to ransomware attacks, hackers are ramping up their efforts. When your company is attacked, it hurts your brand and erodes the trust of your customers, employees and even your board.

Is Next-Gen Remote Access Software the Solution to Insecure RDP?

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Remote Desktop Protocol – What It Is and Why the Security Concern Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is a Microsoft protocol designed to connect to another computer remotely.  RDP comes with some very convenient features including screen sharing and the ability to give complete remote

Is RDP secure? A Chat with Splashtop’s CTO/Co-Founder and Jerry Hsieh, Sr. Director, Security & Compliance for Splashtop

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

In the past few months, as ransomware and hackers continue to make headlines, we are hearing more and more questions about security protocols for remote access solutions, along with questions about VPN (Virtual Private Network) vulnerabilities and RDP (Remote Desktop

Discussing Security, Ransomware and What Security Teams Should Be Thinking About with Jerry Hsieh

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

By Michelle Burrows, CMO, Splashtop Jerry Hsieh has been at the forefront of IT risk assessment and security for the twenty-plus years of his career, most recently as the Senior Director of Security and Compliance at Splashtop, where he has

Justice Department Develops Task Force to Target Ransomware

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

The Justice Department has made preventing ransomware a top priority. The Wall Street Journal reported on April 21 this year that “The Justice Department has formed a task force to curtail the proliferation of ransomware cyberattacks, in a bid to make the popular extortion

Leaders in Cyber Security: Q&A with Mark Lee and Sramana Mitra

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Splashtop’s CEO and Chief Evangelist Mark Lee, joins Sramana Mitra, Founder and CEO of One Million by One Million (1Mby1M), for a Q&A on Splashtop’s history and cybersecurity. Copied below are a few highlights of the interview by Sramana Mitra

It’s Time for a Code of Conduct for Remote Access Tool Vendors

Friday, April 9, 2021

Delighting and Protecting Our Customers: Thoughts From Mark Anyone with a cell phone or an email account is familiar with scam attempts. A voice or emailer pretending to be from some legitimate organization—maybe Social Security, Amazon.com, or a bank—will inform

The Role of VPN and RDP in Ransomware Attacks

Friday, April 9, 2021

Delighting and Protecting Our Customers: Thoughts From Mark On March 19, 2021, computer giant Acer reported that it had been hit with a record-breaking ransomware demand of $50 million. While the ransom amount was staggering, the mere fact of a

Security Insights from the Splashtop MSP Advisory Council

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Splashtop Talks with MSPs About Remote Support, Security, and the Changing IT Landscape Splashtop and managed service providers (MSPs) share a common priority that’s core to both our businesses: great remote support tools. An estimated 30,000 MSPs in the United