";s:4:"text";s:3076:" We've been contacted by several customers unable to log in or receiving the message "Company not known". The ConnectWise Control server runs as a set of three discrete services: ConnectWise Control sessions are arranged through the web application. Anyone else having this problem? , The program under its previous name of ScreenConnect has been used in fraudulent technical support scams where the fraudster is able to gain the control of the victims computer by telephoning and tricking the user to install the software and permitting a connection. Guest (customer or participant): can connect from Mac, Linux or Windows. Most commonly expected features for a product in this arena are present. , "About ScreenConnect Remote Support Software and ScreenConnect Software, LLC", "ScreenConnect joins the ConnectWise family! History. On Microsoft Windows it runs as a set of services. ConnectWise Control Cloud Account password reset link never sends email. We'll update this story when we hear back from them. I have already built the new server and installed Control on it.
There is no official response from the company or anything on its website. It is implemented as, This page was last edited on 16 August 2020, at 09:33. As a poster on Reddit put it: "For a company that provide service desk software, they don't really know how to service-desk...", The Register - Independent news and views for the tech community.
The free trial period has been utilitized to avoid any software costs in doing this, and similar products such as TeamViewer, AnyDesk and Ammyy Admin have also been used for the scam. Forms-based and Windows Authentication are optional authentication methods for security purposes. ConnectWise Control is a self-hosted remote desktop software application owned by Connectwise Inc., a software developer based in Tampa, Florida, United States. The concurrent license types are bought as a one-time purchase, with lifetime support.