HOB and Palo Alto Networks

HTML5 RDP and SSH Gateway for GlobalProtect Clientless VPN

The Challenge

With more and more companies allowing employees to work remotely, secure internal network access is a core requirement for providing access to applications. Moreover, with the increasing variety of endpoint devices, users need a means of access that is easy to use from any device.

HOB WebTerm Express

HOB WebTerm Express provides secured RDP and SSH connections based on HTML5. Users can connect to various targets within the corporate network, such as Microsoft® servers, with Remote Desktop Services, virtual infrastructures and Microsoft desktops, as well as macOS® and Linux/Unix systems with additional software from HOB.

HOB WebTerm Express is an add-on for GlobalProtect Clientless VPN that allows users to securely reach RDP and SSH targets based on HTML5 technology.

  • RDP and SSH connections via HTML5
  • No Java required
  • Single sign-on through GlobalProtect Clientless VPN

Palo Alto Networks GlobalProtect

Palo Alto Networks® GlobalProtect™ network security for endpoints protects the mobile workforce by inspecting all traffic via an organization’s next-generation firewalls that are deployed as internet gateways, whether at the perimeter or in the cloud. Laptops, smartphones and tablets running the GlobalProtect app automatically establish a secure SSL/IPsec VPN connection to the next-generation firewall with the best performance for a given location, providing full visibility of all network traffic. Users without the GlobalProtect app installed can access internal and cloud applications using GlobalProtect Clientless VPN.

HOB and Palo Alto Networks

HOB WebTerm Express is a perfect add-on for GlobalProtect Clientless VPN, making applications accessible from any standard browser on any type of device. With the single sign-on feature of HOB WebTerm Express, users only need to enter their credentials once when accessing GlobalProtect, after which they can bookmark the target machine on the GlobalProtect landing page for one-click access.

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About Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. Built with an innovative approach and highly differentiated cyberthreat prevention capabilities, our game-changing security platform delivers security far superior to legacy or point products, safely enables daily business operations, and protects an organization’s most valuable assets.

Find out more at www.paloaltonetworks.com

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