CSO.com highlights security issues with VPN connections, yet IT professionals still do not understand the disconnect between network gateway security and required security treatment for Salesforce environments. They are two different animals and need to be addressed separately. This article does a great job of identifying VPN vulnerabilities. Visit our EZProtect product page to understand security requirements for Salesforce.
VPN security concerns come down to how you connect the client or workstation to the network. If you connect a remote client to your network using virtual private networking and do not limit or restrict the client workstation, an infected machine can introduce risks and malware to your network.
Split tunnel virtual private networks have some advantages for supporting remote workers connecting to a Windows network, but they come with risks. Here’s how to best protect your network.
By Susan Bradley
Contributing Writer, CSO | APR 29, 2020 3:00 AM PDT