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Fortinet highlights rise in Cyber Attacks designed to target SCADA and ICS systems

Fortinet highlights rise in Cyber Attacks designed to target SCADA and ICS systems

Fortinet has announced the findings of its 2019 Operational Technology Security Trends Report, analyzing data gathered from millions of Fortinet devices to discern the state of cybersecurity for supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) and other industrial control systems (ICS). The analysis found many attacks on OT systems that seems to target older devices running

Fortinet Extends Cloud WAF-as-a-Service on AWS

Fortinet to secure applications on Amazon Web Services with FortiWeb Cloud WAF-as-a-Service Fortinet has announced the addition of FortiWeb Cloud WAF-as-a-Service to its robust cloud security portfolio offerings. FortiWeb Cloud WAF-as-a-Serviceon Amazon Web Services (AWS) allows organizations to rapidly deploy web applications while providing best-in-class security for mission-critical applications – protecting applications and APIs from

Fortinet Receives Second Consecutive NSS Labs Recommended Rating in SD-WAN Group Test Report

Fortinet has announced that for the second year in a row Fortinet received a “Recommended” rating in NSS Labs’ Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) group test report. Fortinet’s FortiGate Secure SD-WAN was assessed by NSS Labs and was recognized for the following strengths: •Lowest total cost of ownership (TCO): FortiGate Secure SD-WAN showcased significant operational

Fortinet Delivers Secure SD-Branch Solution for WAN and Access Edge

Further Extends the Fortinet Security Fabric to Branch Offices, New Products Support Secure, Easy-to-Manage and Cloud-ReadyInfrastructure for Distributed Enterprises Adopting SD-WAN Fortinet has announced its Secure SD-Branch solution, the industry’s most comprehensive branch offering to secure the WAN and access edge and enable security-driven networking for distributed enterprises. Fortinet’s Secure SD-Branch solution extendsthe Fortinet Security

Having a password strategy as an essential cybersecurity effort

Short, simple passwords take fewer resources for hackers to compromise. According to the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, 81% of breaches leveraged either stolen and/or weak passwords. That problem is compounded because one of the biggest risks to data security is the reuse of passwords across accounts. CIO AXIS talked to Rajesh Maurya, Regional Vice

Fortinet expands partner-focused Security-as-a-Service (SaaS) cloud offerings

Fortinet has announced it is rapidly expanding its partner-focused Security-as-a-Service (SaaS) cloud offerings with additional FortiCloud solutions, providing the industry’s most extensive collection of Management-as-a-Service (MaaS) and SaaS services. The breadth of services available provides Fortinet partners and customers the opportunity to select cloud security and management offerings that are easy-to-implement, easy-to-manage, flexible, and scalable

Fortinet Multi-Cloud Portfolio Secures Migration to Cloud Environments

Fortinet secures the migration to multi-cloud with native integration, broad protection and management and automation capabilities for every cloud environment Fortinet has announced that organizations confidently rely on Fortinet’s multi-cloud security solutions to ensure that applications and/or workloads have consistent security across physical, virtual and cloud footprints and can be centrally managed whether they reside

Cybercriminals Flock to Apps Where the Users Are and When Users Are Online

Fortinet threat landscape report reveals nearly 60% of threats shared at least one domain, indicating the majority of botnets leverage established infrastructure Fortinet has announced the findings of its latest quarterly Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals that cybercriminals continue to evolve the sophistication of their attack methods, from tailored ransomware and custom coding

Fortinet Unveils Industry’s First SD-WAN ASIC to Accelerate and Secure the WAN Edge

Fortinet has announced new secure SD-WAN offerings, including the industry’s first SD-WAN ASIC, to further enable organizations to implement security-driven networking. The offerings include: the industry’s first SoC4 SD-WAN ASIC; FortiGate 100F Appliance, delivering 10 times faster performance, new SD-WAN features within FortiOS 6.2; Fortinet 360 protection services. Use Case #1: Digital Transformation at the