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We regularly do deep dive Q&A pieces with our executives to share the leadership perspectives at Fortinet. Read below for an interview with Phil Quade, Fortinet's CISO.  [Read More]
by RSS John Welton  |  May 23, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology, Security Q & A
RSA 2017 is a wrap. The final sessions are being recorded, the coat check area is filled with luggage, and the smell of propane is filling the show floors as forklifts begin to deliver packing crates to this year’s crop of security vendors. As expected, the hottest security topics and offerings were related to IoT and the cloud. Threat intelligence and SOCs were also top of mind as companies try to get a handle on the deluge of data and devices flooding their networks. In spite of the veneer of innovation, however, for far too many vendors... [Read More]
by RSS Bill McGee  |  Feb 16, 2017  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
This is a guest post from Erik Devine, CISO, Riverside Healthcare. In a complex healthcare system, ensuring data security can be difficult. Today, the threats are numerous and always evolving. From our vantage point at Riverside Healthcare, a 325-bed acute hospital with connected senior care centers and a wellness center, security presents a lot of moving parts. It’s difficult to identify our vulnerabilities, much less address them. That’s where a partner like Fortinet becomes so crucial. Fortinet understands that healthcare... [Read More]
by RSS Erik Devine  |  Jun 24, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
Ultimately brought down by his own nobility, Eddard Stark could have done the realms a lot more good with a smart security strategy instead of holding on to the Old Ways. This past weekend, I had a Ned Stark moment. No, I wasn't betrayed by scheming southern lords and I didn't promise my daughter to a cruel prince. Instead, I killed one of my chickens. It was a rooster who had become too aggressive and was attacking our lambs (farming is a hobby that borders on an obsession for me - it's a nice break from staring at a computer... [Read More]
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  Apr 21, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends