Firewall Problems and Solutions

Tony Karrer

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

Firewall Problems and Solutions

Clark Quinn

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

Tools - A Summary - was general consensus around: Software as a Service is Great for Learning Professionals inside Corporations Firewall restrictions still pose a problem for SOME services Security is a concern, but generally should not stop use The reason that Software as a Service is so attractive is that it is often hard to get Corporate IT to spend time on getting even simple software packages set-up and even harder to get them to agree to support these packages.

Surprise! Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features

Knowledge Guru

That means players can access it on a company intranet or behind a firewall, if you’d like. Your Games Just Got More Secure. You can now choose between a Low, Medium and High security setting: Low Security: Players may register on the website without restriction.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin

LifterLMS

Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Security is incredibly important. Website security is like an insurance plan. It’s primarily a firewall.

Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

Addressing this IT cloud security challenge is a two-fold challenge. Changing Roles of IT Professionals First, while cloud computing and SaaS business models can enable IT organizations to lower infrastructure costs and enable more agility to support customers, they are fundamentally changing the roles of many IT and IT security professionals. Not so long ago, IT security staff worked to protect the organization’s IT perimeter.

Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. Seven Ways to Beat Security Threats.

Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. Use these briefings to remind people what a security threat looks like and update them on recent developments in the field of cybersecurity. Security at work and at home.

Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

In this case, it is likely that sensitive data will be stored and controlled by the SaaS provider and used by an organization’s customers or partners so that the data never comes in contact with the organization’s network, firewalls, or any other security device or process controlled by the organization. So how does an organization extend its security policies and controls to public clouds and SaaS applications?

Your Team for the Win?

Litmos

We all like to believe that our firewalls are secure, our devices are encrypted, our staff is smart on social media, and are aware of the dangers of phishing emails , but even in a perfect world, something will slip through the cracks. Compliance Healthcare Security

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Game On: Training Employees To Battle Cyberattacks

The Game Agency

Aside from a strong firewall, the most important way to prevent future attacks is to train employees. Information security company Shred-it found that 47% of business leaders blame human error and negligence for their security breaches. Recently, Intuit set out to teach 3,000 employees its latest set of security protocols. The game allows each player to learn about Amazon Web Services (AWS) security protocols.

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When Does a Cloud-based LMS Make Sense?

Living in Learning

There was something about having my own staff running my own servers behind my own firewall that provided a sense of security and control. To an extent it did, and the IT staff would be the first to man the ramparts to fight off having anything living outside the firewall – much less allowing anyone outside to get into our systems. I feel their concern, and I respect the need to protect the network and data resources behind the firewall.

Phish on!

Litmos

Healthcare has worked to create processes for disallowing access by third party contractors, encrypted their devices and strengthened their firewalls, but the hackers are finding the weak link – email. Healthcare Security

Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning

G-Cube

However, this trend comes with its own set of challenges and Security is the top concern that most organizations have with the policy of BYOD. Passwords, Firewalls and Encryption: The platform of corporate learning is the enterprise Learning Management System for most organizations.

Virtual Classroom Adoption – The Four Stages of Change

InSync Training

Organizations spend more time worrying about firewalls, security, hardware, and software (important topics all) than they think about adoption and usability. Adopting, and excelling at, the virtual classroom is much more about attitudinal change than it is about implementing technology. Ultimately, people need to BELIEVE that the virtual classroom will work.

Engage in Learning Launches Learning Materials to Help Prevent Card Fraud

Engage in Learning – for Business Minds

While this might appear to offer increasing opportunities for card fraud, these opportunities are being minimised by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) – and by related learning materials, such as those launched recently by Engage in Learning. Complying with PCI DSS means that an organisation is doing its best to keep its customers’ information safe, secure and out of the hands of those who could use that data in a fraudulent way.

L&D: Learning and Dystopia

Association eLearning

I tried to talk IT into letting you project in but the firewall is the firewall, no exceptions for non-personnel.”. “It’s But if the vaguely-worded debriefing they’d secure-sent me was any indication I wasn’t sure if I wanted see.

70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

Challenge to Learn

You can’t use user generated learning for compliance training or security training. With compliance training and security training you have to be able to prove that your employees know the rules. That is not secure! On top of that we added our own security.

Using E-learning for Cybersecurity Training

Capytech

This includes: Putting systems in place such as firewalls, virus and malicious software detection programmes, etc. Implementing access security including two-factor authentication and biometric authentication. Knowing how to keep passwords and other sensitive information secure.

cp 8 not recording background

Adobe Captivate

I rolled back the most recent Windows, non-security updates. This issue occurs with or without admin access, and with or without firewall blocks. I am recording an application e using cp 8.0.3.290. Recently, the program stopped recording the background of the application.

The 5 Types Of Cyber Attacks To Protect Against In 2018

Your Training Edge

The unfortunate reality is that many IoT devices are riddled with security holes which smart hackers can slip through, usually without notice. Sites from HBO to Etsy to Fox News and PayPal were affected, and eventually led to an investigation by the Department of Homeland Security.

Learning and the Changing Workplace – Part 2

Tom Spiglanin

They’re looking to decommission their behind-the-firewall server farms, applications, services, and platforms by migrating to more cost-effective cloud-based infrastructures that are also “elastic,” able to be expanded and contracted as needed.

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The Importance of People in Risk Management

Unicorn Training

If your data is secure, ongoing GDPR compliance is a natural by-product. But GDPR is basically just good data protection behaviour, which is inextricably linked with an organization’s cyber security approach.“Regardless Regardless of their role or responsibilities, you need to help your people become your greatest information security asset by embedding and sustaining cyber resilient behaviour. However, firewalls, encryption and anti-viruses will only get you so far.

7 Challenges to Social Learning

Origin Learning

Security issues. Issues like firewalls and security may be major concerns when you launch an enterprise-wide social learning project. Social Learning is a self-propagating concept, that is- once a social learning culture is achieved in an organization.

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox Blog

In the past, Edtech companies gave their content away to content aggregators freely without thinking much about the security of content and piracy. It includes the use of encryption, passwords, trusted systems and firewalls to protect digital content.

Lectora Online V2.0 is Coming

Trivantis

1) Escape the Firewall – You need to be able to work across states, countries and even continents. Working in the cloud lets you access project information securely outside your company’s firewall.

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox Blog

In the past, Edtech companies gave their content away to content aggregators freely without thinking much about the security of content and piracy. It includes the use of encryption, passwords, trusted systems and firewalls to protect digital content. Lizard Safeguard: Providing total document security, it enables publishers to control access to and use of PDF documents.

Implementing a Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Private, secure, hosted environments This allowed for a quick implementation and overcame several potential IT department obstacles or road blocks. One concern with virtual worlds or any Internet application is security. Working through corporate firewalls.

Moving and receiving xAPI data in an LRS rich environment

Experience API

Each of these people have different goals, whether ensuring their data is completely secure or ensuring xAPI courses get into learners hands most efficiently. How do I ensure privacy, particularly with systems outside of my firewall?

How Cisco Ties Continuous Learning to Business Objectives

Degreed

Technology: Having a software developer on their team enabled Cisco to “leverage and tinker” with that expertise when faced with security challenges that were unique, like having a number of learning systems behind their firewall rather than in the cloud that would be easy to connect.

Questions from Customers Answered by Our CSM Team

eloomi

Sometimes emails can get stuck in spam filters or are stopped by firewalls. For security reasons, you can choose how many times a user can try logging into the platform. Sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just cannot find the right answers.

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Is on-premise, perpetual licensing right for you?

Ziiva

Strict security requirements. Control over security procedures and processes. Control over security procedures and processes With self-hosting, your LMS lives at home (or on a private server), which means it’s in a predictable server environment.

3 Steps to Maximize Volunteer Engagement

Litmos

Can you ensure that your data is secure and that everyone in your organizations understands compliance? Using a secure firewall? A nonprofit would be just an idea without the volunteers that power the steam in your organization.

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

There are some skeptics who question the security of data residing in the Cloud LMS, but modern systems have multi-layered firewalls and advanced network design which ensure that only authorized entries into the Cloud LMS are allowed.

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How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

As a personal learning tool, Twitter is great but it’s a public platform and what you share on it is available to everyone, some organizations may need tools which can be installed behind their firewalls (Laconica, Yonkly) or that is available as a secure private service (Yammer).

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