The Cybersecurity Regulations Healthcare, Financial Services, and Retail Industries Must Know About
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The Cybersecurity Regulations Healthcare, Financial Services, and Retail Industries Must Know About

Cyberattacks are often motivated by the desire to steal and sell sensitive data, such as credit card and financial records, personally identifiable information (PII) including social security numbers, or protected health...

08/21/18

Addressing the Cyber Skills Gap with Great Talent
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Addressing the Cyber Skills Gap with Great Talent

One of the most pressing concerns of today’s CSO is filling positions in their security teams with qualified, trained, and motivated security professionals. The few applicants trickling out of universities may have deep...

08/20/18

Maintaining Effective Security Posture Amid Smokescreen Attacks
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Maintaining Effective Security Posture Amid Smokescreen Attacks

As today’s businesses and organizations continue to deploy more modern and sophisticated cybersecurity solutions to address today’s security threats, cybercriminals have begun adapting their strategies to gain access to and...

08/15/18

Virtually No Firm is Immune from Severe Exploits
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Virtually No Firm is Immune from Severe Exploits

Of the 103,786 vulnerabilities published on the CVE List since it began, 5,898 (5.7%) were exploited in the wild according to research from our recently released Threat Landscape Report. With over 100,000 known exploits, most...

08/13/18

How Digital Transformation Has Impacted Security and How to Minimize Risk
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How Digital Transformation Has Impacted Security and How to Minimize Risk

While digital transformation is having a significant impact on technology—from data-driven decision-making to cloud adoption, mobility, and the explosion in Internet-of-Things (IoT)—it goes beyond just deploying new solutions....

07/26/18

Addressing Multi-Cloud Security Risks within the Financial Services Sector
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Addressing Multi-Cloud Security Risks within the Financial Services Sector

Organizations within the financial services sector continue to shift toward cloud-based services and infrastructure in order to expand their digital capabilities and address today’s consumer demand for greater convenience,...

07/23/18

The Value of Third Party Testing
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The Value of Third Party Testing

We all wrestle with the challenges of security in today's digital marketplace. The security landscape and potential attack surfaces continue to expand, and malware and exploits continue to become more sophisticated. However, one...

07/19/18

Building an Adaptive and Secure SD-WAN Framework to Support Digital Transformation
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Building an Adaptive and Secure SD-WAN Framework to Support Digital Transformation

Organizations are facing new business and technological pressures, such as the rise in the number and variety of smart devices, and the growth of an increasingly mobile workforce. Demands for greater performance across a...

07/02/18

Identifying Security Priorities to Address New Healthcare Cyber Threats
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Identifying Security Priorities to Address New Healthcare Cyber Threats

The healthcare sector has long been seen as a lucrative target for cybercriminals. As today’s threat landscape continues to evolve, cybercriminals are leveraging new and old capabilities to exploit network vulnerabilities as...

06/29/18

How to Have a Safe Cyber Summer
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How to Have a Safe Cyber Summer

Summer means vacations and down time. People are booking hotels, arranging travel, or settling in at the beach with the digital version of a summer novel. For many families, the kids are home from school and permanently wired in...

06/28/18

For Financial Services, Encryption is Essential – But So Is Performance
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For Financial Services, Encryption is Essential – But So Is Performance

The financial services industry is one hit hardest by the heightened expectations of consumers to access information, receive help, and conduct transactions anywhere and at any time via their mobile devices. By 2025, Millennials...

06/26/18

Resolving the Challenges of IT-OT Convergence
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Resolving the Challenges of IT-OT Convergence

For decades, computer and data networks – known as Information Technology (IT), and industrial control system (ICS) operations and process control groups – often labeled as Operations Technology (OT), have run as isolated and...

06/21/18

The Rise of Destructive Botnets
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The Rise of Destructive Botnets

Over the past few years, we have watched the rise of ransomware as it successfully targeted a variety of vertical markets, especially healthcare, education, and financial services. And like almost all malware, it has also begun to...

06/11/18

Machine Learning Stops Web Application Threats while Reducing False Positives
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Machine Learning Stops Web Application Threats while Reducing False Positives

Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting public and internal web applications. Today, nearly half of all data breaches are caused by attacks targeting web application vulnerabilities. To protect your organization from such...

06/05/18

Fireside Chat with Halifax Health: Protecting Patient Data with Firewalls and AI
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Fireside Chat with Halifax Health: Protecting Patient Data with Firewalls and AI

Halifax Health, based in Daytona Beach, is the largest healthcare provider in east central Florida, with 678 licensed beds and more than 500 doctors on its staff spread across two hospitals. “We are a hospital system that that...

05/31/18

Security Services Bridge Gaps Caused by Fragmented Network Environments
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Security Services Bridge Gaps Caused by Fragmented Network Environments

Nearly everyone can agree that the security challenges enterprises face today require out of the box thinking. Our Quarterly Threat Landscape reports show today’s threats are designed to target multiple attack vectors, expose...

05/29/18

Realizing the Full Potential of Secure SD-WAN
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Realizing the Full Potential of Secure SD-WAN

The growing appeal of SD-WAN technologies has caught the attention of the IT world. The benefits of efficient cloud adoption, broad application visibility, and lowered operating costs have combined to create a powerful value...

05/21/18

Threat Landscape Report Reveals Evolution of Malware to Exploit Cryptocurrencies
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Threat Landscape Report Reveals Evolution of Malware to Exploit Cryptocurrencies

Fortinet has just released its Quarterly Threat Landscape Report for Q1 of 2018, and the numbers are interesting. While some of the most common threat indicators actually dropped during the quarter, the data also shows that...

05/16/18

Your Multi-Cloud Security Checklist: 8 Things CISOs Need to Remember
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Your Multi-Cloud Security Checklist: 8 Things CISOs Need to Remember

Cloud computing is an inherently dynamic and rapidly changing space. With the vast majority of organizations now adopting multi-cloud environments, the breadth and depth of the attack surface has expanded rapidly. This has...

05/14/18

Is Converging Your IT and OT Networks Putting Your Organization at Risk?
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Is Converging Your IT and OT Networks Putting Your Organization at Risk?

In the new digital economy, data – and what you do with that data – is the key to success. Consumers and employees alike now demand instant access to critical information that allows them to solve problems, make informed...

05/09/18

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