Friday, August 22, 2014
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( Remote Desktop Gateway: The Remote Desktop Gateway service component, also known as RD Gateway, can tunnel the Remote Desktop Protocol session using a HTTPS channel. This increases the security of Remote Desktop Services by encapsulating the session with Transport Layer Security (TLS) This also allows the option to use Internet Explorer as the RDP client. The official MS RDP client for Mac OS X supports RD Gateway as of version 8. This is also available for iOS and Android.
Many CIOs have recognized that traditional security approaches are not up to the job, and as a result, are implementing a multilayered security defense. CIOs of this ilk also recognize the need for top-down participation in security strategy, including business alliances with board members to broaden their understanding of their responsibility for protecting information assets. For others, however, politics gets in the way of a sound security program, argues information security consultant Kevin Beaver. Politics and self-preservation, that is.