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The Linux “Shellshock” Vulnerability and Your Novell Products

Nick Scholz

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October 2, 2014 12:21 pm

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For all of us at Novell, the security of your data is of the utmost importance. Security researchers have discovered the following new software vulnerabilities that could affect Novell’s products and customers. What is the ShellShock vulnerability and how do I know it exists on my systems?

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Categories: Announcements, File & Networking Services, Filr, GroupWise, iPrint, Novell Service Desk, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Patch Notifications, ZENworks

What Does Mobility Mean?

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September 8, 2014 9:51 am

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I was having this discussion earlier in the week with a person I met here in India about what mobility means. I  Figured I’d see how closely this is to what you all think? For me mobility doesn’t mean just working on my cell phone or my tablet. For me mobility means that I can …

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Categories: Expert Views, Filr, iPrint, Mobility, Novell, ZENworks

Novell: Coming to a City Near You This Fall

Gil Cattelain

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September 4, 2014 1:15 pm

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It’s been a busy summer here at Novell. And this fall, we’re going to keep the ball rolling when we hit the pavement with our Road to Productivity Tour. This tour, which will visit 12 cities across the U.S. from Boston to San Francisco, is a great way for customers in need of endpoint management …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Expert Views, Filr, iPrint, Mobility, Novell, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Suite

Technical Solutions Training Webinar, Vol. 47

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August 20, 2014 12:56 pm

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You are invited to attend this month’s Technical Solutions Training Webinar. In this webinar, learn about Bundle Commander, Filr and iPrint, and SkyCentral’s new user self-service portal. Date: Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Categories: Announcements, Cloud Computing, Events, Filr, iPrint, Novell, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management

The Public Cloud – Is it Safe for Enterprise Files?



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August 5, 2014 3:31 pm

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The enterprise file-sync-and-share (EFSS) market has been heating up for the past few years. There are now more than 120 vendors in this space and nearly all of them leverage the public cloud — infrastructure operated by 3rd parties – for storing files on behalf of enterprise users. The way many of these vendors …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, Filr, Storage Manager

Redirecting HTTP requests to HTTPS



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July 21, 2014 1:12 pm

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Here’s how to redirect a request from http to https using Apache’s mod_redirect module in a cluster-configured Filr that is fronted by Apache.

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Categories: Filr, Technical

Novell Endpoint Management: Your File Sharing Enforcer

Gil Cattelain

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July 2, 2014 12:54 pm

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By now most of the IT world understands the issues with uncontrolled file sharing, and more than one Novell blog post has discussed those problems. Most organizations would like their employees to avoid using free, unsecure applications such as cloud file sharing. And yet most people are using those apps anyway. According to Net-Security.org, 88 …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, PR Blog, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Suite

Filr backup

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June 23, 2014 3:45 pm

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restori shares two scripts to collect data and store them in a remote server, where backups are configured and active.

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Categories: Cool Tools, Filr, Technical

Dropbox and Box Users Unintentionally Leaking Data

Bret Fitzgerald

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May 6, 2014 4:52 pm

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Score:5

Yesterday, Intralinks, a competitor to Dropbox and Box in the file sync and share market, informed BBC News and Graham Cluley about a potential risk to sensitive information stored in Dropbox and Box. Intralinks had apparently notified Dropbox of this issue in November 2013, but Dropbox did not take action until the news broke yesterday. …

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Categories: Cloud Computing, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, Novell, PR Blog

Using Novell Filr to Help Manage Your Expenses



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May 5, 2014 4:23 pm

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I used to use one of those programs/scanners that they sell at airports and on infomercials to manage my expenses.  A recent upgrade of my laptop to Windows 8.1 forced me to reinstall and upgrade the software and something broke.  It no longer combined all of the receipts for the period into a single document …

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Categories: Applications, Collaboration, End-user How-to, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, Mobility, Technical

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