High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Chris Dawson  |  May 29, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
The so-called Logjam vulnerability has been making headlines in both the tech and mainstream press since it was announced last week and for good reason. Potentially tens of thousands of websites and mail servers (as well as the users who access them)...
by RSS Alex Harvey  |  May 18, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
SPSS is one of the most widely used statistical analysis packages in the world. It was first released in 1968 and gained considerable traction among social sciences researchers. It grew steadily in popularity, especially among academics, but when IBM...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  May 15, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
“I want my MTV...” One of the most iconic lines from one of the greatest rock songs of the 80’s, “Money For Nothing”. OK, not just from the 80’s, but of all time. But rock nostalgia aside, this is the line that pop...
by RSS Alex Harvey  |  May 06, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities have become fairly commonplace in web applications and crop up frequently in content management systems like WordPress and Joomla! While WordPress is the most popular CMS on the Web, and therefore a popular...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  March 28, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
Last month, researchers in Fortinet’s threat research division, FortiGuard Labs, discovered a vulnerability in MongoDB that would allow hackers to remotely crash the database application. Characterizing the vulnerability as “widespread&rd...
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  March 24, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
As FortiGuard Labs discloses another WordPress Plugin XSS vulnerability, it’s time to think about CMS security. According to W3Techs, WordPress powers nearly 24% of all websites. There is a reason that it enjoys close to a 61% market share amo...
by RSS Aamir Lakhani  |  March 20, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
With over 12 million downloads, Photo Gallery is one of the most popular WordPress plugins; users should be sure to upgrade to the latest version. FortiGuard Labs disclosed a vulnerability today in the WordPress Photo Gallery plugin that could poten...
by RSS He Xu  |  November 26, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Update: After further analysis, we found that this bot might attempt to retrieve another module from an FTP server once it is able to connect successfully. We will update you once we have more information. Last week, our FortiGuard Labs Threat Int...
by RSS Richard Henderson  |  November 24, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
In the United States, families will soon be traveling by plane, train and automobile to be with their loved ones to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Large feasts will be prepared, football games will be viewed, and parades watched. One other g...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  November 21, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Michael Perna  |  November 07, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Axelle Apvrille  |  October 30, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
This is a follow up post on Operation Emmental. If you are not aware of Emmental, please read this white paper, and our previous blog post. I wouldn't deserve to sign my posts as 'the Crypto Girl' if I didn't mention crypto in Android's Emmental mal...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  October 24, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Chris Dawson  |  October 09, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Hackers have been using evasion techniques for years to get malicious payloads past firewalls. Make sure your firewall is set up out of the box to detect these attacks. So-called evasion techniques have been part of the hacker’s toolkit for years. E...

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