High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Chris Dawson  |  August 04, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Healthcare organizations have taken more than their fair share of security hits lately. The  bad news continued this week with yet another data breach announcement for Medical Informatics Engineering, an Indiana-based healthcare software company...
by RSS Rommel Abraham D. Joven  |  August 02, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
RSA conference was held last week in Singapore, and Fortinet was a Gold sponsor. This was our first year having an official booth and we ecstatic to have the opportunity to meet other security professionals over the short conference.  A secur...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  July 30, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
You've seen the blog posts before: "5 Things To Know Before You Head To [fill in conference here]" or "7 Things Every Road Warrior Should Pack For [conference of your choice]". That last one is worthy of a cheesy tag line: &qu...
by RSS Roland Dela Paz  |  July 29, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Fortinet recently encountered a new Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) advertisement called “Encryptor RaaS”. The service is advertised on an onion-based domain via Tor2Web service and Fortinet detects the associated ransomware as W32/Cryptol...
by RSS Anthony Giandomenico  |  July 23, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Last week, FortiGuard Labs announced a remote denial of service vulnerability in the Teradata Gateway and Teradata Express. Teradata is a leading provider of big data solutions including business intelligence, data warehousing, CRM, and more. Many hi...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  July 23, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Not long ago, I was ignoring the usual inflight safety message as I waited for takeoff. It's the rare airline that makes these interesting and this certainly wasn't one of them. The only phrase that ever sticks out for me relates to the oxyge...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  July 22, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
  In the security hardware world, NDPP CC certification is a big deal, especially for government and enterprise customers who require independent assurance that devices can meet critical standards for network protection. These are more than jus...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  July 20, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Internet cheating site, Ashley Madison, is making headlines this week across both mainstream and tech media for the data breach that could expose very intimate personal information for 37 million users. As with the AdultFriendFinder hack we reported...
by RSS Hong Kei Chan  |  July 20, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
GamaPoS has received a fair amount of attention since its discovery, in part because the use of .NET is (currently) unique among PoS malware and in part because it leverages the versatile Andromeda botnet. At its core, though, GamaPoS is a scrap...
by RSS Hemant Jain  |  July 20, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
The internet is built on a flawed design – this is actually well known. The whole network security industry grew because of this weak foundation. Let's not build the Internet of Things (IoT) on yet another flawed design.  Th...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  July 17, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
I've kept more than my share of legacy systems alive over the years. Sometimes they've running applications that aren't compatible with newer operating systems. More often, there simply isn't the time or money to deal with an upgrade....
by RSS Bing Liu  |  July 17, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
[Updated 19 July 2015 to reflect a fix for the described exploit on Microsoft systems] A growing number of researchers and analysts recommend disabling the Flash plugin in your web browsers due to ongoing security problems. Perhaps you already did t...
by RSS Jeannie Warner  |  July 16, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Computer crime has long since gone pro. It’s been years since the computer hacker was a solo act, working out of their basement and defacing web sites for glory. These days it’s all about the money or an agenda, and adversary groups opera...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  July 15, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Since the beginning of the year, a total of 77 Advisories regarding Vulnerabilities in SCADA systems have been released by the ICS-CERT. They cover a total of 133 vulnerabilities, of which 122 correspond to unique CVE's. Most of the disclosed vu...

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