Black Hat insights: Will Axis Security’s ZTNA solution hasten the sunsetting of VPNs, RDP?
The Last Watchdog
JULY 30, 2021
As Black Hat USA 2021 convenes in Las Vegas this week, consensus is quickening around the wisdom of sunsetting legacy remote access tools, like VPNs and RDP, and replacing them with systems based on Zero Trust, i.e. trust no one, principles. The deeper the intruders can get to encrypt critical systems, the more ransom they can try to extort by offering a decryption key. RDP is a system administrator’s remote access tool that’s built-into all Microsoft Windows networks.