Desktop and Application Streaming

Category: Security, Identity, & Compliance

Network Separation and Data Sanitization using Amazon WorkSpaces, Amazon AppStream 2.0, and Amazon Macie

Data security and privacy are the top priorities of most organizations. Most of the data leakage happens not at the data center, but outside it. Most common reasons of data theft are unpatched desktops, malware attacks, and accidental data sharing. Network separation is a common way to secure desktop environments. Most organizations achieve this by […]

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Integrating Microsoft Azure MFA Server with Amazon WorkSpaces

Important note: Microsoft Azure MFA Server has been a popular Multi-Factor Authentication(MFA) solution. If you are still using Azure MFA Server, this blog post provides instructions on integrating it with WorkSpaces. As of July 1, 2019, Microsoft no longer offers MFA Server for new deployments. Azure Multi-Factor Authentication customers must deploy a Network Policy Server […]

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Integrating Okta MFA with Amazon WorkSpaces

Amazon WorkSpaces is a managed, secure cloud desktop service. You can use Amazon WorkSpaces to provision either Windows or Linux desktops in just a few minutes and quickly scale to provide thousands of desktops to workers across the globe. Multifactor authentication (MFA) is a security system that requires more than one method of authentication from […]

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Learn how Vanguard built a secure sandbox system with AppStream 2.0 and AWS

Our colleagues at This Is My Architecture recorded a video with Yoni from Vanguard that explains how his team built a secure sandbox system that allows internal users to experiment with AWS in a safe, isolated environment. You’ll see how they used AppStream 2.0 to provide jumpbox-like functionality from the browser, Lambda to automate operations, IAM plus […]

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