High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  February 12, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
After having spent the past few months trying to get myself acquainted with the world of SCADA, it was time to look into the history of attacks it has been subject to. For the uninitiated, SCADA (Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition) is the term...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  July 15, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Following a post by F-Secure this June, bringing to light a variant of the Havex malware family targetting ICS/SCADA systems, there has been much speculation regarding the motives behind this malware campaign. That makes it only the second known malw...
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  July 11, 2013  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Our previous post details the history of advanced persistent threats (APTs) as well as some of the most significant attacks, their origins and high-profile targets. In this post, we'll break down the stages of an attack, as well as APT attack tools a...
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  September 27, 2012  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
It’s a rare month that we don’t see the term Advanced Persistent Threat grace news headlines, wreaking havoc on nuclear power facilities, Iranian intelligence agencies and international banking systems.In recent months, the term APT has seemed to tak...
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  June 25, 2012  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Over the last month, the Flame virus quite literally burst onto the scene with its technical complexity and sophistication that outpaced the most advanced pieces of malware to date. Weighing in at 20 MB, the piece of code, dubbed Flame, wowed the sec...
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  June 04, 2012  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Maybe it was something in the water, but the last week of May was indeed a week of extremes--from the biggest threat on record to the tiniest Trojan to an unusual and completely unexpected act of transparency from Apple. Here's what the security...
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  April 25, 2012  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
It seems that lately, threats that were once were simply known as “malware” or “viruses” have been elevated to the status of Advanced Persistent Threat (APT), a term that has strategically been used to strike fear in the hearts of consumers. These d...
by RSS Guillaume Lovet  |  July 21, 2010  |  Category: Security Research
Since the Belarus vendor VirusBlokAda pulled the alarm last week on a new malware deemed “Stuxnet”, a whole lot of information has been released here and there on different portions of the threat. As a matter of fact, the Stuxnet case presents a cert...

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