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There are a lot of trends and conversations being explored at this year's RSA Conference in San Francisco, CA. Among the most talked about is just how vulnerable businesses are when there is no protection around social media usage by employees. While this topic can certainly set off controversy, it doesn’t necessarily have to if you have the right security strategy in place. Digital Strategist Jonas Tichenor speaks with Fortinet Security Strategist Richard Henderson about social media and ways to keep your organization safe. [Read More]
by RSS Jonas Tichenor  |  Apr 22, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
Aside from the latest security gadgets, widgets and devices that can help to protect a network, many at RSA this year are having big conversations around education. The simple act of making sure your organization understands password protections, avoiding suspicious links, and taking a second look at that strange .doc can make all the difference in protecting the network from unwanted intrusion. Fortinet’s Editor-at-Large, Christopher Dawson and Digital Strategist Jonas Tichenor talk about how security companies are offering Education-as-a-Service... [Read More]
by RSS Jonas Tichenor  |  Apr 22, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
When some people look at a map of Westeros they see a land of war, intrigue, and magic. We see a network security schematic. Seriously. Yes, Season 5 of Game of Thrones is almost here. And yes, we’re at least as excited as you are. Will Stannis Baratheon actually take the North? What new adventures will Arya find when she gets to Braavos? What will be the fallout from Tywin Lannister’s death? Can HBO add even more gratuitous sex and violence that wasn’t in the books? Probably not...the books aren’t exactly up for Caldecott... [Read More]
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  Apr 01, 2015  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
Two of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs researchers will be on hand at next week's RSA Conference to present their research in the Fortinet booth theater (#2225). The presentations focus on ransomware and industrial spying, two hot topic areas that are on the minds of security professionals at enterprises today. Here is a bit of information: All Your Data Are Belong To Us Ransomware comes in many shapes and forms, with the most recent variation using malware masquerading as antivirus protection. The goal of an attacker is simple: cripple, lock down and... [Read More]
by RSS Rick Popko  |  Feb 26, 2010  |  Filed in: Security Research