Ferroque Systems News

5 Cloud Computing Strategies for Enterprises

June 4th, 2019

When the average person thinks of the cloud, they tend to think of backing up their photos and music or using email. Cloud computing is a misunderstood term which can mean all those things and much more. Simply speaking it means having access to a service, resource, application or data via the internet. You could store some or all these things in your own datacentres, … read more

Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Citrix Workspace app and Receiver for Windows

May 21st, 2019

Last week, Cyber Security company NCC Group identified a critical vulnerability in Citrix Workspace app and Receiver for Windows. We found an RCE vulnerability in the Citrix Workspace & Receiver clients. It can be triggered through the browser simply by visiting a malicious website. No need to log into a rogue Citrix server.. Fix has now been released.https://t.co/X65MXtjvkm pic.twitter.com/d87fmt5VHL — Rich Warren (@buffaloverflow) May 14, … read more

Citrix Workspace Meets Windows Virtual Desktop: Everything You Need to Know About the New Platform

April 18th, 2019

On March 21, 2019, at the Microsoft Ignite Tour in Amsterdam, Citrix joined forces with Microsoft to reveal an exciting new development: the public preview of Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD). This desktop and app-friendly virtualization service runs on the cloud, enabling remote users to access a multi-session Windows 10 and Office 365 ProPlus experience. Microsoft announced the software back in September 2018, beginning a private … read more

Tools: Citrix ADC (NetScaler) NS.CONF Sanitizing Tool

March 22nd, 2019

As companies small and large continue to experience unprecedented levels of security breaches and cyber attacks, our responsibility as technology professionals and champions of sound security practices continues to grow. In the realm of professional services, our clients look to us for recommended security practices not just within platform configurations, but also the storage and transmission of sensitive information. In tandem, company employees responsible for … read more

HowTo: Citrix Workspace App SAML Auth to Citrix Gateway via Azure MFA

February 17th, 2019

Purpose This article’s intent is to provide guidance on a simple SAML authentication setup leveraging Azure MFA via SAML, for Workspace App authenticating at Citrix Gateway. The TL;DR for this write up is you need a simple AAA \ advanced policies config for this to function. This article was tested on Citrix Workspace App for Windows 1812, as well as Workspace App for Mac 1812 … read more