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The Obama administration issued the final version of its "cybersecurity framework" Wednesday, a series of security guidelines and best practices aimed at protecting finance, critical infrastructure, defense and other industries from a major cyber attack that could disrupt business and wreak havoc on their systems. The finalized guidelines have been in the works since last year, when President Obama signed an executive order calling upon the Commerce Department to establish basic - but voluntary -- security parameters for critical industries to... [Read More]
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  Feb 18, 2014  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
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by RSS Michael Perna  |  Feb 15, 2014  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
Cryptography has been around for a while, which is a bit of an understatement. Below is an infographic that will give a glimpse into the world of cryptography. [Read More]
by RSS Michael Perna  |  Feb 03, 2014  |  Filed in: Security 101
People frequently ask me about certifications and what they all mean. Here at Fortinet, we realize that looking at marketing specs or documentation isn’t always enough when you’re looking for the ideal security solution. After all, just because it looks good on paper doesn’t mean it’s the right product for you, right? So, we invest a lot of time getting our firmware and hardware products certified on a regular basis. This is why we know it’s important to invest in third-party certifications, and make it a regular part of our development... [Read More]
by RSS Langley Rock  |  Apr 29, 2010  |  Filed in: Security Research