Data Security: Have You Considered It? Data security is no longer
optional. Stealing data is big business. Hundreds of thousands of dollars
are lost daily, organizations reputations destroyed, and individuals' lives
thrown into chaos due to data breaches. Explore the various aspects of this
most important topic and see if there are some issues you might have
While computer and data security is a large and complex subject, it is
disconcerting how many MultiValue systems do not even take the most
fundamental precautions to protect user data from unauthorized access. Just
a couple of straightforward techniques can prevent that kid on the coffee
shop WiFi from stealing your access codes and walking through your system at
This video provides you a step by step directions to implement the SSL
Encryption for UniObjects.NET and UniObjects JAVA. The instructions take
you through how to create and implement using Self-Signed Certificates that
will cause a 1028Bit or larger encryption between the client PC and the
UniVerse or UniData Server.
U2 Databases come with telnet daemons that allow you to implement SSL
encryption of your telnet applications. Once this is setup, you can use a
client that supports Telnet-SSL between your Client and U2 Server without
having to implement SSH.
For almost 30 years, Telnet has been the primary way that users log into
and access their MultiValue applications and data. It has been a good
workhorse, but as with most tools, there comes a time when what has worked
well for many years no longer meets the modern requirements of security and
reliability. Is it time to retire telnet? If so, where do we go from here?