Executive Summary: Today, RDS-Tools announces the new release of its 360 degrees cyber security tool to counteract RDP threats: RDS-Knight 1.3 Release can be downloaded now for free. This new version includes additional settings and improvements based on customers' feedback, in order to keep RDS-Knight as the best weapon against hackers and malicious people.

Silver Bullet Against Cyber-criminals

In today’s connected world, it becomes mandatory to own the proper tools to manage TSE/RDS/Citrix servers. With the emergence of Internet communications, anyone can publish Windows applications and Remote Desktops to share legacy resources throughout the world via the web. Cloud computing and mobile access is the next step in the upcoming world. Your users all benefit from Microsoft Remote Desktop services to connect and to work. However, it is perilous to both your users, and your information. Attackers of all kinds with malicious intent threaten your Windows application and data bases whether you know it or not. With everything at stake, protecting your servers is not an option, it is mandatory. But most solutions are complex, sophisticated and time consuming for everyone involved.RDS-Knight isn't. In minutes you will prevent foreign attacks from opening a session, avoid brute force attacks on your server, restrict access by device and by time, and provide security for your users environment. RDS-Knight's 360 degrees approach to security combines advanced technology, the latest lessons and insights RDS-Tools elite team of Remote Desktop specialists bring back from real-world missions to protect your RDS servers with five majors features:

  • Geo-restriction: prevent foreign attackers to open a session.
  • Time-based control access: prohibit users to connect at night.
  • Defender: avoid brute-force attacks.
  • One-click to set User Rights Policies : provide highly secured user’s environment.
  • End-Point Protection: restrict access per device.

RDS-Tools cares a lot about its customers’ satisfaction. That is why the Development Team is constantly working on improving the software and bringing new solutions to fill all possible expectations.Following are the changes to be noticed since RDS-Knight 1.2 Release.

RDS-Knight 1.3 Available in Your Language

RDS-Tools has worked in collaboration with its worldwide partners to be able to offer translated versions of RDS-Knight to its customers all over the world.The software can now be displayed in 13 languages: English (default language), French, German, Chinese, Dutch, Russian, Hungarian, Polish, Ukrainian, Hebrew, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese.

RDS-Knight 1.3 Fixes the Working Hours Restriction Feature

The development team has changed the code to prevent any bug when assigning the ending time for a remote session opening.

RDS-Knight 1.3 Includes Great Enhancements

  • Pin Code Protection: the Administrator has now the possibility to choose a Pin Code to protect the access to RDS-Knight Administration tool
  • The Administrator client is now separated from users/groups per default. The Administrator choice is saved between AD and local users/groups.
  • End-Point Protection and Device Control: the Administrator can now assign and control multiple devices per user
  • Homeland Access Protection: the IP addresses list corresponding to countries has been updated.

RDS-Knight 1.3 makes all of this possible.This is a major release. We recommend you to download and to apply the Update Release, for an optimal experience.For more information, visit www.rds-tools.comAbout RDS-Tools: Since 1996, RDS Tools has specialized in remote-access technology, expanding its experience and expertise in deployments of all sizes – as large as 35,000 concurrent users.After investing nearly seven years of R&D developing our flagship products, we are extremely proud to offer our customers such cost-effective and easy-to-use technology to obviate server complexity and deliver a powerful “server-based solution” which runs on any Microsoft system.RDS-Tools provides 4 brand new technology choices which will greatly help you to deploy your RDS/TSE servers: RDS WebAccess, RDS Print, RDS Shield and Server Genius. For any questions, comments, suggestions or sales inquiries please send us an e-mail at sales@rds-tools.com and we will be pleased to answer you.

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