Securing your internet-exposed RDP server

Remote desktop protocol (RDP) is a common way to connect to a Windows computer remotely. Though this is can be useful, the protocol has a number of vulnerabilities that can be exposed when connected to the internet. RDP is a complex protocol that was not designed with modern internet security in mind, and is one of the two most common vectors that leads to ransomware attacks.

CERT NZ has launched a new website called Own Your Online. It’s aimed at individuals and small-medium businesses and simplifies cyber security to help people be secure online.

The information that was on this page can now be found on Own Your Online. External Link