High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Susan Biddle  |  April 04, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
When it comes to security, healthcare is in the middle of a perfect storm. On the one hand, access to data distributed across devices and locations is paramount – diverse providers and connected organizations need that data to flow freely in o...
by RSS Wayne Chin Yick Low  |  April 01, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
Fortinet has discovered a potential attack surface for Microsoft office via EXD file. After a malformed or specifically crafted EXD file was placed in an expected location, it could trigger a remote code execution when a document with ActiveX is open...
by RSS Tien Phan  |  April 01, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
A new ransomware targeting Magento Websites was recently discovered by the Malware Hunter Team and Lawrence Abrams. This post intends to share additional findings of the FortiGuard Lion Team, specifically on three areas: 1) KimcilWare’s backdoo...
by RSS Amir Zali  |  April 01, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
In this second part article, we analyze two recent vulnerabilities in ISC BIND identified as CVE-2016-1286 and CVE-2016-2088. Based on advisories, these bugs can be triggered using a malformed DNAME record (CVE-2016-1286) or an OPT COOKIE records (CV...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  March 31, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
In case you missed it, Fortinet recently introduced the Fortinet Network Security Academy (FNSA) with the objective of providing individuals with advanced cybersecurity skills in order to address the industry’s current skills shortage. To high...
by RSS Hemant Jain  |  March 30, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
DNS-Related DDoS Attacks Are on the Rise Domain Name System (DNS)-related distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are on the rise because hacktivists and cyberterrorists are finding it easy to use botnets to stage large volumetric reflection an...
by RSS Dehui Yin  |  March 29, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
The Internet Systems Consortium just released a couple of days ago a new patch (version 9.10.3-P4) to fix some issues in the most popular DNS server software in the world. The release note is available at https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01363/81/...
by RSS Ryan Edwards  |  March 29, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
A recently released executive level report by Fortinet included a brief overview of key findings resulting from Fortinet’s Cyber Threat Assessment Program (CTAP) running across a multitude of organizations nationwide for a period of four mont...
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  March 25, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
You missed Insomni'hack? You shouldn't have: although there are now something like 700 attendees, it's still a friendly and well organized hacking conference with an interesting mix between wild hackers, CTOs, and CISOs (some being hacke...
by RSS Wayne Chin Yick Low  |  March 23, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
Because of the recent outbreak of the Locky ransomware, Dridex has become synonymous with the distribution of ransomware more generally. However, Dridex is still taking good care of its notorious original business– banking Trojans. While p...
by RSS Stephan Tallent  |  March 22, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
It’s evident that demand for trained and experienced cybersecurity professionals far exceeds supply. With 46% of organizations now claiming that they have a problematic shortage of cybersecurity skills, significantly up from last year at just 2...
by RSS Derek Manky  |  March 21, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Ever since the arrival of advanced persistent threats, obfuscation technologies have existed to help cybercriminals evade security detection and tracing. It’s an ongoing evolution of technology on the bad guys’ end. It really started wit...
by RSS Roland Dela Paz  |  March 16, 2016  |  Category: Security Research
It came to our attention that a new, rather peculiar version of Nemucod has been recently landing on users. Nemucod is a well-known JavaScript malware family that arrives via spam email and downloads additional malware to PCs. Most recently, Nemucod...
by RSS Fortinet  |  March 14, 2016  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
We have all embraced online searching and shopping. The days of driving around town to compare costs or referring to the most current newspaper advertisement for a bargain have long gone. Today’s consumer reaches out via the Internet on a varie...

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