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Fortinet was founded with the goals of providing the best performing security devices on the planet in combination with unmatched value and features.  We take our technology and product quality seriously, and, with that in mind, we want to make customers aware of software updates to address vulnerabilities in relation to the Full Disclosure SSH issue posted last week here on the Fortinet blog. In addition to ISO industry-leading best practices, we follow and comply with regular review processes that include multiple tiers of inspection,... [Read More]
by RSS Fortinet  |  Jan 20, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
The recent issue that was disclosed publicly was resolved and a patch was made available in July 2014 as part of Fortinet’s commitment to ensuring the quality and integrity of our codebase. This was not a “backdoor” vulnerability issue but rather a management authentication issue. The issue was identified by our Product Security team as part of their regular review and testing efforts. After careful analysis and investigation, we were able to verify this issue was not due to any malicious activity by any party, internal or external.  If... [Read More]
by RSS Fortinet  |  Jan 12, 2016  |  Filed in: Business and Technology
Today Fortinet is excited to announce the availability of Beta versions of FortiOS v5.4, FortiClient EMS and FortiClient v5.4.  FortiOS v5.4 Beta 1 Some of the top new features available for you to review include: - FortiView: FortiView is a great way to get a quick overview of everything that’s happening on your FortiGate. New visualizations, charts and other information is available at a quick glance. FortiView also includes many other new improvements and additions. - WAN LLB: you’ll... [Read More]
by RSS Michael Xie  |  Apr 29, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
FortiOS 5.2 is now available! Below is a collection of videos to introduce you to the updates and features of 5.2. What's New in FortiOS 5.2? This video is an overview of the new features and updates available in FortiOS 5.2, including FortiView Dashboards, ATP/NGFW Enhancements, IPsec and SSL VPN updates, unified Policy management, and more. Basic Firewall in 5.2 Creating and ordering firewall policies is fundamental to any kind of network configuration. This video provides an overview of using policy best practices when creating multiple... [Read More]
by RSS Jonah Davidson  |  Jul 07, 2014  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
These days, IT complexity is a way of life - and something that most have come to accept as normal. Let's face it, it's well established that the typical enterprise user utilizes a multitude of devices at any given time throughout the work day. These devices are continuously exchanging information from numerous locations while using application data across hybrid cloud infrastructures. As a result, organizations are in the process of perfecting a precarious balancing act that both provides seamless unified access while simultaneously dodging the... [Read More]
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  Oct 31, 2013  |  Filed in: Industry Trends
When it comes to antivirus, how much coverage do you need? Everyone has different concerns when it comes to antivirus coverage. Some people want to circle the wagons and let very little into their networks, while others need some basic protection but prefer speed, speed and more speed. In this article I'll discuss the new antivirus features in the FortiOS 4.0 MR2 for the FortiGate family and how your device can be configured for your preferred level of coverage versus performance. Malware Lifecycles All malware have a life cycle. Some are like... [Read More]
by RSS Jeff Crawford  |  Apr 05, 2010  |  Filed in: Security Research