Kris Zentek
February 20th, 2012

Policy Filtering for Computers and Remote Clients

For version 3.0, we have redesigned the how Policy Filters are configured and applied. Two distinct benefits came out of this.

  1. Granular targeting is now a lot more intuitive in terms of applying combinations of Policy Filters.
  2. It is now a lot easier for us to add additional filters to Privilege Guard.

The new Computer Filter allows you to target Privilege Guard (Edit: now Defendpoint) Policies based on the hostname or the IP Address of the endpoint. This can be used as an alternative to, or in combination with, Group Policy based computer targeting.

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Security basics provide the best foundations

In the era of next-gen technology, it’s the often-forgotten basics that provide the best foundations.

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Security vs UX – It doesn’t need to be a fight to the death

It’s often said that you can either have security or you can have usability, but you can’t have both. Before I worked for a security company I believed this accepted wisdom without question – security was going to be something frustrating and annoying that would get added to my design at some point.

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Your chair exists within a room

Lola Oyelayo was formerly Director of Strategy & User Experience at Head, and a few weeks ago I was lucky enough to see her excellent talk on Wicked Problems at NUX5. I was even luckier to have the opportunity to chat to her the evening before about how designers can tackle complex problems in digital projects.

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Keep on Running: Why UX is like the Olympic 100m

All around the world – across industries, technologies, and in organisations of every size — user experience has never been more prominent. There are more people working in the field, more resources dedicated to understanding humans and designing for them, and more focus on how products and services are making people feel.

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Customer service lessons from the meerkat

There are many aspects of customer service that are often portrayed as more complicated than they really are. This happens in all industries; sometimes for good reason, but regularly it occurs unnecessarily. 

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