Several different remote access solutions are built into Microsoft Windows to extend third-party vendors access to your systems. In this webinar, Windows and IT security expert Russell Smith weighs in on the pros and cons of using virtual private networks (VPNs), Workplace Join, Remote Desktop Services, and Web Application Proxy to provide third-party remote access.

By the end of this session you will understand:

  • The differences between Microsoft’s remote access solutions
  • The security (privileged access, etc.) implications of granting third-party vendor access
  • How third-party access impacts compliance
  • Privileged access management strategies for enabling the productivity of remote access, while controlling risk

CPE Qualifying Webinar

This webinar qualifies as 1 CPE credit. Provide your (ISC)2 ID certificate number when you register for this course, and your CPEs will automatically be added to your (ISC)2 account within 4-6 weeks.

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Russell Smith

Security Instructor

Russell Smith specializes in the management and security of Microsoft-based IT systems. In addition to being a Contributing Editor at the Petri IT Knowledgebase and is an instructor at Pluralsight. Russell has more than 13 years of experience in IT, and has written a book on Windows security, co-authored one for Microsoft?s Official Academic Course (MOAC) series, and was a regular contributor at Windows IT Professional magazine.