High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Chris Dawson  |  December 10, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
I recently relocated from rural Massachusetts to the Pacific Northwest, leaving my snow shovel and bug spray behind in favor of a good rain coat. Although I'm thrilled to have literally increased my Internet speeds by 50 times and be closer than...
by RSS David Maciejak  |  December 09, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
For the 18th edition of the Association of Antivirus Asia Researchers conference, we flew to Da Nang in the beautiful country of Vietnam. Every major security vendor was present, not only those from Asia. After two full days of presentat...
by RSS Kai Lu  |  December 08, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Overview From the Yes, You Really Should Upgrade Department, FortiGuard Labs has discovered a third Microsoft Office Vulnerability that is rolled into today's Patch Tuesday updates. For a bit of variety, this is a double free vulnerability in...
by RSS Kai Lu  |  December 08, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Overview Microsoft Patch Tuesday continues with another FortiGuard vulnerability disclosure, this time affecting Microsoft Excel. For a bit of background on Microsoft Office in general and Office 2007 in particular, check out today's first dis...
by RSS Kai Lu  |  December 08, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Overview Microsoft Office is the most popular productivity suite in the world, first released by the Redmond software giant in 1988. Microsoft releases updates and patches for its software, including Office, on what is now commonly known as Patch...
by RSS Roland Dela Paz  |  November 25, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Earlier this month, a new ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) from a group called “FAKBEN Team” emerged. In this post, we will talk about our findings on the ransomare binary that they sell on their website. Our analysis indicates that the enc...
by RSS Derek Manky  |  November 24, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
It’s an annual tradition that security vendors and pundits alike can’t resist: threat predictions for the coming year. However, this is much more than an exercise in crystal ball gazing. Vendors need to accurately predict changes in the...
by RSS David Maciejak  |  November 23, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
If you recall last February, Lenovo came under significant scrutiny when it was found that SuperFish adware was preinstalled on many of its notebooks. This week, some researchers shared that Dell, the third biggest personal computer vendor accor...
by RSS Joe Sykora  |  November 19, 2015  |  Category: Behind the Firewall
With the network perimeter disappearing before our eyes, a new model of firewall deployment represents an untapped opportunity for the security channel that shouldn’t be ignored.  Here are the top four reasons you should pay attention to I...
by RSS Roland Dela Paz  |  November 17, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Previously, we talked about a new ransomware-as-a-service called Encryptor RaaS. Encryptor RaaS is a GNU Compiler for Java (GCJ) compiled ransomware that is available to anyone who wishes to be a spreading affiliate. The author then takes 20% commiss...
by RSS Peixue Li  |  November 17, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Overview WooCommerce is an open source e-commerce plugin for WordPress. It is designed for small to large-sized online merchants using WordPress. According to WooCommerce, the plugin now powers over 30% of all online stores running WordPress with...
by RSS Rommel Abraham D. Joven  |  November 13, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Overview Cryptowall is a popular ransomware which targets computers running Microsoft Windows, encrypts files, and extorts money to decrypt user files. With its predecessor’s first appearance way back September 2013, cryptowall has become a fi...
by RSS Aamir Lakhani  |  November 12, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Overview Infoblox is a network controller company that provides network automation and domain name system (DNS) security through appliance-based solutions. These products enable and secure dynamic network and data center infrastructures. It offers f...
by RSS Roland Dela Paz  |  November 11, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Today, Alibaba Group Holding Limited broke its own sales record during the world’s biggest online shopping event, China’s Singles Day. Alibaba is the largest e-commerce company in China providing consumer-to-consumer (C2C), business-to-co...

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